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Production Blog Entry for 11/02/2010

Tonight in the Production Blog, as election night marches on here in the US, one candidate still wants your vote. Meet the Mighty Penguin and find out why he's running for Coon and Friends.

Episode 1412 "Mysterion Rises" Now Available

Tonight's all new episode, "Mysterion Rises" is now available. Watch it now!

Episode 1413 "Coon vs. Coon and Friends" Press Release

From the Comedy Central Press Release:
THE COON TAKES HIS REVENGE
IN AN ALL-NEW “SOUTH PARK”
ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 10 AT 10:00 P.M. ON COMEDY CENTRAL


NEW YORK, November 8, 2010 – Coon and Friends find themselves at the mercy of Cartman who now has Cthulhu doing his bidding in an all-new episode of “South Park” titled, “Coon vs. Coon & Friends,” premiering on Wednesday, November 10 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on COMEDY CENTRAL.

The Coon shows himself to be even more evil than the dark lord, Cthulhu, as he punishes his former partners in Coon & Friends. Kenny McCormick, is wrestling with the weight of his own super power through his alter-ego, Mysterion.

Will Coon and Friends save the day? Will Mysterion ever come to terms with his ability to defy death? All this as the nation waits and wonders…where is Captain Hindsight?

Book of Mormon the Musical Press Release

From today's Press Release:

TICKETS ON SALE NOW TO ?SOUTH PARK? FANS!
GENERAL ON SALE STARTS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 19!

A NEW BROADWAY MUSICAL
FROM THE CREATORS OF
SOUTH PARK
OPENING NIGHT MARCH 24 AT THE EUGENE O?NEILL THEATRE
PREVIEWS BEGIN FEBRUARY 24


Tickets for THE BOOK OF MORMON, the first Broadway musical comedy from the creators of ?South Park,? are currently on sale exclusively for ?South Park? fans at SouthParkStudios.com and will go on sale to the general public on Friday, November 19 at 10:00 AM EST.

THE BOOK OF MORMON features book, music and lyrics by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone. Parker and Stone are the four-time Emmy Award-winning creators of Comedy Central?s landmark animated series, ?South Park?. Tony Award-winner Lopez is composer and co-creator of the long-running hit musical comedy, Avenue Q. The world premiere production is choreographed by three-time Tony Award-nominee Casey Nicholaw (Monty Python?s Spamalot, The Drowsy Chaperone) and directed by Nicholaw and Parker.

Opening night is Thursday, March 24, 2011 at the Eugene O?Neill Theatre (230 West 49th Street). Previews begin on February 24, 2011. The 22-member cast will be announced shortly.

Authors Parker and Stone make their Broadway debut with THE BOOK OF MORMON. Parker and Stone have won four Emmy Awards and a Peabody Award for ?South Park,? the team?s controversial, critically acclaimed series, which airs on Comedy Central. ?South Park? recently aired its 200th episode and begins its 15th season in April, 2011.

Parker and Stone?s credits also include the critically acclaimed films, South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut and Team America: World Police.

Parker co-wrote the musical numbers for South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut. The film?s accomplished and outrageous score surprised and delighted critics and audiences. Parker shared an Academy Award nomination for Best Song for the music and lyrics for ?Blame Canada? from the film?s score. The New York Film Critics Circle also honored South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut with the organization?s first award ever presented for Best Animated Film.

Robert Lopez is co-creator, composer and lyricist for Avenue Q, which won 2004 Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Score and received a Grammy nomination for its Original Cast Album. Avenue Q played for six years on Broadway and is currently running Off-Broadway. With wife Kristen Anderson-Lopez, he wrote Finding Nemo: The Musical (playing Orlando since 2006), the Broadway-bound original musical Up Here (La Jolla Playhouse, 2011) and songs for Winnie The Pooh (Disney Feature Animation, 2011). He shared two Emmy Awards for his music for ?The Wonder Pets,? and an Emmy nomination for the ?Scrubs? musical episode.

Casey Nicholaw received 2006 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle nominations for Best Direction and Choreography for The Drowsy Chaperone and 2005 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle nominations for Best Choreography for Monty Python?s Spamalot, directed by Mike Nichols. His additional New York credits include Elf: The Musical, the Encores! stagings for Anyone Can Whistle and Follies (direction/choreography), Bye Bye Birdie (choreography) and Can-Can (musical staging); Candide starring Patti LuPone and Kristin Chenoweth at the New York Philharmonic and South Pacific at Carnegie Hall with Reba McIntyre and Brian Stokes Mitchell (also PBS ?Great Performances?). He directed and choreographed the world premieres of Minsky's at Center Theater Group and Robin and the 7 Hoods at the Old Globe.

For more information, visit www.SouthParkStudios.com/fans/book-of-mormon-tickets
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Episode 1413 "Coon vs Coon & Friends" Now Available

Tonight's all new episode, "Coon vs. Coon and Friends" is now available - watch it now!

See "Coon vs Coon & Friends" Uncensored

This week's all new episode, "Coon vs Coon and Friends" is now available uncensored. Watch it now!

Episode 1414 "Crème Fraiche" Press Release

From the Comedy Central Press Release:
STAN?S PARENTS ARE GROWING APART
IN AN ALL-NEW "SOUTH PARK"
ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 17 AT 10:00 P.M. ON COMEDY CENTRAL


NEW YORK, November 15, 2010 ? Randy can?t get enough of the Food Network in an all-new episode of "South Park" titled, "Crème Fraiche," premiering on Wednesday, November 17 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on COMEDY CENTRAL.

Stan?s life is a shambles both at home and in school. Randy?s obsession with the Food Network Is changing everything. It even forces Sharon to explore a new interest of her own. When his mom takes off with her "new interest", Stan is left behind to pick up the pieces.

Production Blog Entry for 11/16/2010

In the stunning season finale Production Blog, PA Steve gives you a look at our own addiction, and the awesome food the staff got this week. Plus pictures -- lots and lots of pictures!

Check it out in the South Park Studios Production Blog.

See Creme Fraiche uncensored!

Last night's all-new episode of South Park, "Creme Fraiche" is now available uncensored! Watch it now!
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