The Book of Mormon Tour Reveals Toronto Dates; Tony-Winning Hit To Play Princess of Wales Theatre

By Adam Hetrick
05 Feb 2013

The national tour of the Tony Award-winning hit musical The Book of Mormon, authored by "South Park" creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and Avenue Q composer Robert Lopez, will play Toronto's Princess of Wales Theatre this spring.



The Book of Mormon will arrive in Toronto April 30 for a run through June. 9. Single tickets for the Toronto engagement will go on sale Feb. 19 to the general public. An American Express cardholder presale will be offered Feb. 11-13.

"South Park" creators-writers Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and Tony-winning Avenue Q songwriter Robert Lopez collaborated on the script and score to the musical, which earned Tony Awards for Best Book, Best Score and Best Musical.

Co-directed by Parker and Casey Nicholaw, The Book of Mormon opened to critical acclaim March 24, 2011, at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre. Both earned Tony Awards for their work and repeat their duties for the tour.

The Book of Mormon has set design by Scott Pask, costume design by Ann Roth, lighting design by Brian MacDevitt and sound design by Brian Ronan. Orchestrations are by Larry Hochman and Stephen Oremus. Music direction and vocal arrangements are by Stephen Oremus.

For tickets to the Toronto engagement of The Book of Mormon visit Mirvish.com. Visit BookofMormonTheMusical.com.