The Book of Mormon, the fabulously funny Broadway debut of South Parkâ€˜s Trey Parker and Matt Stone, found glory at the Tony Awards Sunday night with a stunning sweep of nine awards. The Book of Mormon, which scored Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Original Score and Best Book of a Musical, was nominated for 14 awards overall.
Nikki M. James, star of the Latter Day Saints spoof The Book of Mormon, took home the Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical. The Book of Mormon also scored wins for sound, lighting, set design, direction and orchestration. and actress in a featured role.