The production is set to resume performances at the Prince of Wales Theatre from the 15th November.
The London cast is set to be led by Dom Simpson as ‘Elder Price’, Tom Xander as ‘Elder Cunningham’, Leanne Robinson as ‘Nabulungi’, Steven Webb, Richard Lloyd-King, Haydn Oakley and Edward Baruwa. They will be joined 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.
Created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone (South Park), the Book of Mormon follows a pair of Mormon boys sent on a mission to a place that’s a long way from their home in Salt Lake City. It includes the songs ‘Hello!’, ‘You and Me (But Mostly Me)’ and ‘I Believe’.
The musical is co-directed by Trey Parker and Casey Nicholaw, while it also features music and lyrics by Robert Lopez, Trey Parker and Matt Stone. Meanwhile, the creative team includes: choreography by Casey Nicholaw, costume design by Ann Roth, scenic design by Scott Pask, 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.
The Book of Mormon originally made its world premiere at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre in New York in 2011, where it won nine Tony awards including Best Musical. It opened in London in 2013, winning four Olivier awards.