Casting has been announced for The Book of Mormon’s West End return this autumn.
Following a forced closure due to the pandemic, The Book of Mormon will resume performances at the Prince of Wales Theatre in 15 November 2021 with tickets on sale now.
Written by the creators of South Park Trey Parker and Matt Stone together with the composer of Avenue Q, Robert Lopez, the comedy musical follows two Mormon missionaries in their attempts to convert the citizens of a remote Ugandan village to Mormonism.
The Book of Mormon West End 2021 cast
Leading the cast in London will be Dom Simpson as Elder Price, Tom Xander as Elder Cunningham and Leanne Robinson as Nabulungi.
They’re joined by Steven Webb, Richard Lloyd-King, Haydn Oakley and Edward Baruwa.
The company is completed by Thomas Audibert, Philip Catchpole, Christopher Copeland, Joseph Davenport, Tanya Edwards, George Grayson, Myles Hart, Olivia Hibbert, Jed Hoyle, M-Jae Cleopatra Isaac, Georgia Iudica-Davies, Oliver Jacobson, Akmed Junior Khemalai, Ryan Kopel, David McMullan, Jack McNeill, Paige Miller, Sean Parkins, Kirk Patterson, Luke Redmore, Stephen Rolley, Fred Smiley, Patrick Sullivan, Ben Tyler, Anna Van Ruiten and Rebecca-Daisy Wellington.
The Book of Mormon is choreographed by Casey Nicholaw who also co-directs with Trey Parker.
Set design by Scott Pask, costume design by Ann Roth, lighting design by Brian MacDevitt, sound design by Brian Ronan, orchestrations by Larry Hochman and Stephen Oremus and music supervision and vocal arrangements by Stephen Oremus.
Opening in 2011 on Broadway to rave reviews, The Book of Mormon transferred to the West End in 2013 where it won four Olivier Awards including Best New Musical.
The Book of Mormon will play at London’s Prince of Wales Theatre from 15 November 2021 currently booking through to 2 April 2022.
Alongside the West End production, The Book of Mormon UK tour is on its way back on the road from October.
Picture: West End 2018 company, credit: Johan Persson