Matt Stone http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Matt Stone en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:00:01 MDT Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:13:18 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Profane, award-winning 'Book of Mormon' musical coming to Salt Lake City http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598149/Profane-award-winning-Book-of-Mormon-musical-coming-to-Salt-Lake-City.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598149/Profane-award-winning-Book-of-Mormon-musical-coming-to-Salt-Lake-City.html The profane and irreverent but critically acclaimed Broadway musical "The Book of Mormon" is coming to Utah's Capitol Theatre... Sun, 09 Mar 2014 22:19:39 MDT Mormons become 'real people' for 'Book of Mormon' musical cast touring upstate New York http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579735/Mormons-become-real-people-for-Book-of-Mormon-musical-cast-touring-upstate-New-York.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579735/Mormons-become-real-people-for-Book-of-Mormon-musical-cast-touring-upstate-New-York.html Mormons became "real people" for the cast of a touring company of the Broadway musical, “The Book of Mormon,”... Fri, 10 May 2013 07:00:00 MDT 'Book of Mormon' musical is one step closer to big screen http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570859/Book-of-Mormon-musical-is-one-step-closer-to-big-screen.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570859/Book-of-Mormon-musical-is-one-step-closer-to-big-screen.html “The Book of Mormon” musical, the Broadway megahit that is currently breaking box office records with road... Wed, 16 Jan 2013 16:40:00 MST The Mormonizing of America http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615211/The-Mormonizing-of-America.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615211/The-Mormonizing-of-America.html In this piece from the Huffington Post, Stephen Mansfield describes how Mormons have become prominent in American society and... Mon, 12 Nov 2012 13:46:04 MST LDS Church buys ad space in 'Book of Mormon' musical playbill http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561906/LDS-Church-buys-ad-space-in-Book-of-Mormon-musical-playbill.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561906/LDS-Church-buys-ad-space-in-Book-of-Mormon-musical-playbill.html The Los Angeles Times is reporting that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has purchased ads promoting the REAL... Thu, 06 Sep 2012 17:13:11 MDT The AP picks its Top 10 theater for 2011 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208270/The-AP-picks-its-Top-10-theater-for-2011.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700208270/The-AP-picks-its-Top-10-theater-for-2011.html As 2011 dawned, a new crackerjack Jon Robin Baitz play was opening off-Broadway and a rowdy Spider-Man was getting bad press... Mon, 19 Dec 2011 06:35:33 MST 3 Broadway shows hum happily after Grammy nods http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700203128/3-Broadway-shows-hum-happily-after-Grammy-nods.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700203128/3-Broadway-shows-hum-happily-after-Grammy-nods.html Move over Adele, Kanye West and Bon Iver. One of the livelier contests at next year's Grammy Awards will pit Harry Potter,... Thu, 01 Dec 2011 12:02:33 MST Matt and Trey: goin' down to 'South Park' again http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700184558/Matt-and-Trey-goin-down-to-South-Park-again.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700184558/Matt-and-Trey-goin-down-to-South-Park-again.html By some accounts, the world was created in six days. Mon, 03 Oct 2011 05:40:29 MDT Mormon 101: A quiz for the 'Mormon Moment' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387599/Mormon-101-A-quiz-for-the-Mormon-Moment.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387599/Mormon-101-A-quiz-for-the-Mormon-Moment.html The Huffington Post has created a 12-question quiz called \"Latter-Day Saints 101: How Much Do You Know About the Mormons?\" Thu, 23 Jun 2011 10:15:00 MDT Mormon 101: A quiz for the 'Mormon Moment' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700146214/Mormon-101-A-quiz-for-the-Mormon-Moment.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700146214/Mormon-101-A-quiz-for-the-Mormon-Moment.html So here you sit, smack dab in the middle of the "Mormon Moment," vacillating between Romney and Huntsman, anxiously waiting... Wed, 22 Jun 2011 17:41:20 MDT Tuesday's sports transactions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700144171/Tuesdays-sports-transactions.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700144171/Tuesdays-sports-transactions.html LAmerican League Tue, 14 Jun 2011 16:05:25 MDT 'Mormon,' 'War Horse' the big winners at Tonys http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700143776/Mormon-War-Horse-the-big-winners-at-Tonys.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700143776/Mormon-War-Horse-the-big-winners-at-Tonys.html A slew of acclaimed shows were up for Tony Awards in a remarkably competitive year, but a production that wasn't even... Mon, 13 Jun 2011 02:35:38 MDT AIDS and war _ 3 shows tackle them and win big http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700143765/AIDS-and-war--3-shows-tackle-them-and-win-big.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700143765/AIDS-and-war--3-shows-tackle-them-and-win-big.html This year's Tony Awards honored "The Normal Heart" for its passionate look at the AIDS crisis. It also bestowed Tonys on "War... Sun, 12 Jun 2011 23:55:28 MDT Is the 'Book of Mormon' musical accurate satire? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700143744/Is-the-Book-of-Mormon-musical-accurate-satire.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700143744/Is-the-Book-of-Mormon-musical-accurate-satire.html Earlier this year, Scott Rudin, a producer for "The Book of Mormon Musical," told NPR about a conversation he had with a man... Sun, 12 Jun 2011 22:56:52 MDT 'Book of Mormon' musical wins 9 Tony Awards http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700143745/Book-of-Mormon-musical-wins-9-Tony-Awards.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700143745/Book-of-Mormon-musical-wins-9-Tony-Awards.html The profane and hysterical "The Book of Mormon" took home nine Tony Awards on Sunday, including the prize for best musical, a... Sun, 12 Jun 2011 22:50:36 MDT 'The Book of Mormon' wins best musical Tony Award http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700143713/The-Book-of-Mormon-wins-best-musical-Tony-Award.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700143713/The-Book-of-Mormon-wins-best-musical-Tony-Award.html "The Book of Mormon" has won the Tony Award for best musical. Sun, 12 Jun 2011 21:05:20 MDT 'Book of Mormon' wins big at Drama Desk Awards http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700138351/Book-of-Mormon-wins-big-at-Drama-Desk-Awards.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700138351/Book-of-Mormon-wins-big-at-Drama-Desk-Awards.html The profane show "The Book of Mormon" snagged five Drama Desk Awards on Monday night, adding to its pre-Tony Award critical... Tue, 24 May 2011 13:11:19 MDT 'Book of Mormon' wins big at Drama Desk Awards http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700138218/Book-of-Mormon-wins-big-at-Drama-Desk-Awards.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700138218/Book-of-Mormon-wins-big-at-Drama-Desk-Awards.html The profane show "The Book of Mormon" snagged five Drama Desk Awards on Monday night, adding to its pre-Tony Award critical... Mon, 23 May 2011 23:40:32 MDT 'Book of Mormon' musical leads Drama Desk nominations http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700131213/Book-of-Mormon-musical-leads-Drama-Desk-nominations.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700131213/Book-of-Mormon-musical-leads-Drama-Desk-nominations.html The profane musical "The Book of Mormon" and the zany revival of "Anything Goes" received the most nominations Friday from... Fri, 29 Apr 2011 08:50:17 MDT Mormon Media Observer: It’s time for 'The Book of Mormon' the musical http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387135/It7s-time-for-The-Book-of-Mormon-the-musical.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387135/It7s-time-for-The-Book-of-Mormon-the-musical.html For anyone who has observed American culture, the animated series South Park is well-known for its general disdain for... Mon, 21 Feb 2011 06:00:00 MST Take the high road with 'Book of Mormon' musical http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387136/Take-the-high-road-with-Book-of-Mormon-musical.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387136/Take-the-high-road-with-Book-of-Mormon-musical.html Some of the LDS faithful are already calling for a boycott or protest, but the church itself, in an unusual move, has issued... Fri, 18 Feb 2011 13:30:00 MST Chris Hicks: Take high road with Parker and Stone's musical http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700111040/Take-high-road-with-Parker-and-Stones-musical.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700111040/Take-high-road-with-Parker-and-Stones-musical.html A couple of years ago I wrote a column about Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the "South Park" guys, and their proposed... Thu, 17 Feb 2011 18:41:36 MST LDS Church issues statement on Book of Mormon satire http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700107905/LDS-Church-issues-statement-on-Book-of-Mormon-satire.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700107905/LDS-Church-issues-statement-on-Book-of-Mormon-satire.html With the premiere of a satirical Broadway musical called "The Book of Mormon" scheduled for next month and in response to... Tue, 08 Feb 2011 00:57:56 MST LDS Church issues statement on Book of Mormon musical http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387093/LDS-Church-issues-statement-on-Book-of-Mormon-musical.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387093/LDS-Church-issues-statement-on-Book-of-Mormon-musical.html With the premiere of a satirical Broadway musical called \"The Book of Mormon\" scheduled for next month and in response to... Mon, 07 Feb 2011 14:45:00 MST