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If you've read the book — should you see the play? 'The Book of Mormon' returns to Salt Lake

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If you've read the book — should you see the play? 'The Book of Mormon' returns to Salt Lake

By Elaine Jarvik, Deseret News | Posted - Jul. 27, 2017 at 11:19 a.m.



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Salt Lake City — “You’ve seen the play … now read the book,” suggests a turn-the-other-cheek ad The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has run in playbills for the musical “The Book of Mormon.” But what about this corollary: “You’ve read the book … now see the play”?

The raunchy, irrepressible, irreverent, acclaimed, denounced musical lands in Salt Lake City Aug. 1, the second engagement in two years, once again giving Utah Mormons the choice to either stay away or buy a ticket to see what all the fuss is about.

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