Jan 10, 20 original cast member and tony nominee rory omalley has announced that he will be departing the smash hit musical the book of mormon on january 27. O malley swears that the prospect of marrying gerold schroeder, his. Rory o malley is such an ingenious chuckle as king george tooting out. Turn it off, book of mormon music of the night 2012 duration. It was recorded by the musicals original broadway cast and released on may 17, 2011 to digital outlets. Rory james o malley born december 23, 1980 is an american actor, best known for his tony award nominated performance as elder mckinley in the book of mormon. Jul 06, 2012 the book of mormon star rory omalley kicks off his video blog series, the book of rory, with a scary tour of the eugene oneill. As an out actor starring as the book of mormons gay character, rory. He relishes the fact that his husband, gerold schroeder, calls him a tony. The book of mormon, rory omalley interview duration. He is a cofounder of the gay rights activist group broadway impact. Omalley portrays a closeted gay mormon missionary who has a big, showstopping number.
Rory james omalley born december 23, 1980 is an american actor, best known for his tony awardnominated performance as elder mckinley in the book of mormon. This is exactly what happened to them and its far beyond what their. Combining golden age music theater sincerity with taboobusting comedy, the seasons certified blockbuster musical, from the creators of south park and avenue q, follows two young mormons on their mission in uganda. Rory omalley with his boyfriend gerold schroeder for gap. Missionary man rory omalley on bottling up emotions in the. Apr 21, 2011 missionary man rory omalley on bottling up emotions in the book of mormon.
Tonynominated nobody loves you star rory omalley got engaged to his. Unless you are the book of mormons josh gad and rory omalley, former college roommates at carnegie mellon university. Rory omalley, who plays elder mckinley in the book of mormon, talks about his spotlight number, turn it off, and the evolution of his. Rory omalley appears in garry marshalls new feature film mothers day, starring julia roberts. Broadway veteran rory o malley the book of mormon did that in spades in 2016. Album the book of mormon original broadway cast recording.
James, rory omalley and josh gad the cast of book of mormon. They dont lose focus and turn it into something else. Omalley actually made it to broadway as a replacement in the 25th annual putnam county. Rory omalley is such an ingenious chuckle as king george tooting out. It was then that a lightbulb went off about where i saw my future going. Omalley was born in cleveland, ohio, and was brought up by his single. He sings about it in one of the shows most memorable songs, turn it off, a hilarious, tap. Rory omalleys comic road to king george in hamilton started in. Book of mormons rory omalley and boyfriend gerald schroeder. The show is executive produced by jenji kohan orange is the new black, w. Turn it off is a hilarious chorusline piece about repression, performed. Livret trey parker robert lopez matt stone lyrics trey parker robert lopez matt stone musique trey parker robert lopez matt stone choregraphie casey nicholaw costumes anne roth premiere 24 mars 2011 eugene oneill theatre, broadway langue dorigine anglais pays dorigine etatsunis modifier.
In 2012, omalley and his boyfriend gerold schroeder were featured in a gap. His show pub crawl returns to joes pub may 30th and he can be seen this summer on fxs the partnership with kelsey grammar and martin lawrence. After its debut in 2011, the book of mormon quickly garnered an overwhelmingly positive response from critics and viewers alike. The book of mormon is a musical comedy with music, lyrics and book by trey parker, robert lopez, and matt stone first staged in 2011, the play is a satirical examination of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints beliefs and practices that ultimately endorses the positive power of love and service. Rory james omalley born december 23, 1980, in cleveland, ohio is an irish american. Rory o malley in bom as elder green book of mormon musical, andrew. Tony nominated actor, rory omalley the book of mormon, fresh off of his run as king george in both the broadway and west coast productions of hamilton, is starring as brian dooley in lifetimes new series american princess.
Gerold schroeder asked me to marry him and i said yes, omalley posted. Turn it off is a hilarious chorusline piece about repression, performed by. Original broadway cast recording contains the songs from the american musical the book of mormon, with music, lyrics, and book by trey parker, robert lopez, and matt stone. Original broadway cast of the book of mormon turn it off. Rory omalley was last seen on broadway singing turn it off as elder mckinley in the book of mormon, for which he received. Turn it off the book of mormon broadway theatre, musical theatre, theatre. May 19, 2011 given omalley s proactive nature, its ironic that in the new musical the book of mormon, he plays elder mckinley, a closeted gay man who fools himself into thinking that curing his homosexuality is as simple as turning off a light switch. The book of mormon, rory omalley interview youtube. Rory james omalley born december 23, 1980 is an american film, television, and musical. Turn it off book of mormon lyric video obc youtube. Like something out of a horror film, the tour includes ghosts. A time to roll with lifes setbacks and turn things around. May 19, 2011 rory o malley, who plays elder mckinley in the new musical book of mormon, which was recently nominated for 14 tony awards, was awakened by his boyfriend the morning the tony nominations were. Jan 31, 2012 with seth at the piano, the pair recreate rory s audition for the dreamgirls motion picture, a musical performance in which no soul whatsoever was allowed.
On last nights episode of nbcs 1600 penn titled skip the tour, series star josh gad bumps into his book of mormon costar, rory o malley who appears on the episode as a ruleabiding white. My character happens to be married to a guy named gerold schroeder. The book of mormon wikipedia, a enciclopedia livre. Tony award nominated actor rory omalley performs turn it off from the book of mormon, by trey parker, matt stone, and robert lopez. The year started with him landing a lead role as bill gates in a musical, nerds, that w. Starbound 8 turn it off the book of mormon wide angle duration. Turn it off is a hilarious chorusline piece about repression, performed by the allmale mormon missionaries and destined to make a star of its lead singer and dancer, rory omalley whose character is repressed in his own special way. Tony nominee and book of mormon alum rory omalley is the fourth. Rory omalley turns his nifty little mormon trick into a. Rory o malley is a tony nominated actor from the original broadway company of the book of mormon.843 250 534 89 439 983 1447 467 194 201 1443 995 1286 275 871 1397 25 1161 1210 1065 1531 317 231 1093 899 1009 281 812 473 1140