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Afraid Lightning Would Strike Me For Laughing... But Couldn't Stop!

Absolutely one of the best musicals I have ever seen! My husband and I visit our good friend every... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2017
Sandra C
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Harviell, Missouri
Amazing entertainment

This musical is extremely entertaining and vulgar for those who enjoy inappropriate content. I... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2017
Adrian_JMA
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 15, 2016

The 1st time I saw this was in ST.Louis it was fantastic but I was even more impressed when I saw this musical again in Chicago. The music & actors fit so well with this humorous story about the absurdity of the Mormon beliefs. It...More

2  Thank SaundraMitch
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Reviewed March 14, 2015

I wish it was possible to give this a lower score. I am not old and I enjoy good and even simple humor as much as the next person, but this was ridiculous. The jokes were incredibly weak and totally obvious. I am not religious...More

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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

I’m not a South Park fan... though I quite liked team America ... I’m not easily offended, I was brought up on Monty Python and Bottom... I’m a massive fan of ‘my dad wrote a porno’ and I didn’t know this was written by the...More

1  Thank lvmt1963
Reviewed September 1, 2018

I was SO looking forward to this musical. And there was great performances, songs, dances etc. But I could never ever recommend this musical. Rape of a baby is never funny. Female mutilation is never funny. In this day and age when there are so...More

2  Thank jessica123doyle
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

This was total garbage for which we had paid good money and endured a five hour train journey. It was neither funny nor clever and after 45 minutes of enduring this tripe we chose to walk out. We are not religious in any way so...More

3  Thank HunterNindy
Reviewed April 14, 2018

This is a very racist show, depicting Blacks are morally void baby raping savages. Lots of offensive F-Bombs, including a song where the words were F*** YOU GOD. There were many crude jokes about F***ING BABIES. How in the world do people find this to...More

1  Thank AlettaS10
Reviewed December 12, 2017

Saw this in Tampa, Fl. on 12/10/17. Neither my wife nor I can understand how this has been well received by a significant number of people. In our view, the story line is dumb, silly even, and the dialogue is tasteless. We are not prudes...More

6  Thank Peter B
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Absolutely one of the best musicals I have ever seen! My husband and I visit our good friend every year, and every year we see several good shows. This wasn't good---it's FABULOUS! So vulgar but soooo funny, you can't help but laugh. Not appropriate for...More

1  Thank Sandra C
Reviewed February 10, 2017

This musical is extremely entertaining and vulgar for those who enjoy inappropriate content. I have seen this musical twice (Columbus, Chicago) with the same cast and they were awesome. I would see this show again.

1  Thank Adrian_JMA
Reviewed September 17, 2016

This show was hilarious from the first second. I haven't had this much fun watching a show in forever!

1  Thank zeyadtuffaha
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful, majestic building, now The Private Bank Theater. Book of Mormon by this talented touring company was good fun. The audience thoroughly enjoyed this highly irreverent look at religion in general and the Church of Latter Day Saints in particular. Be warned that you have...More

1  Thank Roland T
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

First off - they are leaving Chicago so if you are reading this review handed are they are already gone--- I believe however that they will be back so keep an eye out and get on a reminder service to tell you when you can...More

2  Thank dfelt01
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