It’s been confirmed that a new bio-musical about the rise to fame of the Bee Gees is in the works, and could be eyeing a place in the West End.
Universal Theatrical Group is the team behind...
USA actors Billy Harrigan Tighe and A J Holmes are to take over the roles of Elder Price and Elder Cunningham, respectively, in The Book Of Mormon from 28 July 2014, replacing Jared Gertner and Gavin Creel.
The musical, which opened at the West End's Prince of Wales Theatre on 21 Mar 2013, following previews from 25 Feb, has book, music and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone. It is directed by Casey Nicholaw and Trey Parker, designed by Scott Pask, lighting by Brian MacDevitt, choreography by Casey Nicholaw, costumes by Ann Roth, sound by Brian Ronan. The producers are Anne Garefino, Scott Rudin and Sonia Friedman Productions.
The comedy musical follows a pair of mismatched Mormon boys sent on a mission to a place that’s about as far from Salt Lake City as you can get.
The musical is currently taking bookings to 18 Oct 2014.