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Officially opening tonight in Los Angeles, The Book of Mormon is receiving its West Coast premiere after taking Broadway by storm. The original musical, from "South Park" creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and "Avenue Q" co-creator Robert Lopez, won nine Tony Awards in 2011, including Best Musical. The 12-week enagement is being held at the Pantages Theater in Hollywood and features original Broadway cast member Jared Gertner as Elder Cunningham and Broadway star Gavin Creel as Elder Price. A surprisingly loving lampoon of the Mormon religion, the musical follows two young missionaries to a Ugandan village where they try to spread their gospel in the face of some of the most horrific living conditions the world has to offer. Samantha Marie Ware also stars as »

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