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'The Book of Mormon' lands 14 Tony Award nominations
'The Book of Mormon' lands 14 Tony Award nominations

"The Book of Mormon" — the irreverent Broadway musical from the creators of TV's "South Park" — led the Tony Award nominations Tuesday with 14 nods, including best musical. The satirical comedy about a pair of bumbling Mormon missionaries on a trip to Africa has been the standout critical and audience success of the Broadway season. This year's nominations embraced the usual crop of mainstream crowd pleasers, including revivals of "Anything Goes," with nine nominations, and "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" with eight. But the Tony committee also showed a taste for edgier, more unconventional fare. "The...

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