'The Book Of Morman' Tickets Selling Fast In D.C. | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

WAMU 88.5 : News

Filed Under:

'The Book Of Morman' Tickets Selling Fast In D.C.

Play associated audio
Mrs. Brown (Phyre Hawkins) gives Elder Price (Mark Evans) and Elder Cunningham (Christopher John O'Neill) a "Lion King"-inspired send-off at the airport.
Joan Marcus
Mrs. Brown (Phyre Hawkins) gives Elder Price (Mark Evans) and Elder Cunningham (Christopher John O'Neill) a "Lion King"-inspired send-off at the airport.

"The Book of Mormon" is on stage at The Kennedy Center, and it's not too late to get tickets.

The production is the creation of Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone. Parker and Stone are the writers behind "South Park," and Lopez is co-creator of the hit musical comedy "Avenue Q."

"The Book of Mormon" won nine Tony Awards and began its first national tour last summer. It offers an offensive, but funny look at two missionaries stationed in Uganda.

The show runs through Aug. 18, and The Kennedy Center says some seats are still available. The theater is also offering $25 standing room tickets that can be purchased in person for a day-of performance.

NPR

In This Test Kitchen, The Secret To A Great Cookbook Is Try, Try Again

Yotam Ottolenghi and his partner have a thriving food empire that includes wildly successful cookbooks. We go inside their London test kitchen as recipes are put through their paces.
NPR

Bugs: Not What's For Dinner — Until They're Tastier, Maybe

A U.K. researcher says the environmental argument for eating bugs isn't working on its own. She says chefs and policymakers must "make insect dishes appeal as food, not just a way to save the planet."
WAMU 88.5

Neighbors, Arlington County Board Disagree Over Future Of Historic Property

Leaders in Arlington County are taking action to sell a historic property — a move that has neighbors in the Bluemont neighborhood up in arms.
NPR

Questions Remain About How To Use Data From License Plate Scanners

The scanners are standard equipment for police, but what's not settled is what happens to all the data collected. That data can link people to certain addresses and flag unusual activity.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.