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They have returned home bringing with them a connection with the African people that will last a lifetime. Many will keep up their Swahili language or their Igbo dialect.
They will keep in their bedrooms the flags of the nations where they served. They will look up every time they hear Africa mentioned on the evening news. Their associations with the people whose lives they touched will become lifetime friendships. And in a hundred ways they will become unofficial ambassadors for the nations they served. Style Guide Note: When reporting about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, please use the complete name of the Church in the first reference.
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So I checked. This is a huge problem in Africa, not only because of water-borne diseases but because kids who spend hours each day walking to and from the nearest well to fill old gasoline cans with water cannot attend school.
According to church records, in the past seven years , more than four million Africans in 17 countries have gained access to clean drinking water through Mormon humanitarian efforts to sink or rehabilitate boreholes. More than 34, physically handicapped African kids now have wheelchairs through the same Mormon-sponsored humanitarian program. To see a legless child whose knuckles have become calloused through walking on his hands lifted into a wheelchair may be the best way to fully understand the liberation this brings.
Millions of children, meanwhile, have now been vaccinated against killer diseases like measles as the Church has sponsored or assisted with projects in 22 African countries.
More than , Africans have had their sight restored or improved through Mormon partnership with African eye care professionals in providing training, equipment and supplies. Rouleau was replaced by Dave Thomas Brown.
First U. Originally planned to begin in December , production was pushed forward four months. Hippensteel temporarily covered as Elder Price. Bondy continued on as Elder Price until Creel returned from London later in the summer of The two were only leads for six weeks as they waited for replacements to come from the West End Production.
Billy Harrigan Tighe and A. Holmes moved over from the West End production to reprise their roles as Elders Price and Cunningham, respectively.
Bondy and Burris then returned to the second national tour as stand-bys for Elder Price and Elder Cunningham. As part of the tour, the musical was performed in Salt Lake City for the first time at the end of July and early August Chicago — [ edit ] The first replica sit-down production, separate from the tour, began previews on December 11, , and officially opened on December 19 of that year, at the Bank of America Theatre in Chicago, Illinois as part of Broadway in Chicago.
The limited engagement closed October 6, and became the second U. Creel left the West End production to return to the first national tour and was replaced by his stand-by, Billy Harrigan Tighe. Gertner was replaced by one of his stand-bys, A. Holmes, who had previously played Cunningham on both the national tour and Broadway. Holmes as Elder Cunningham. On February 1, , longtime Broadway stand-by K. Hippensteel officially took over the role as Elder Price in the West End cast.
Sears left London to join the Broadway company on February Strand's first performance was on January 30, as he left the West End Company to rejoin the Broadway production. Michael Finley as Elder Cunningham. Finley is coming to the West End production having recently been the stand-by for Elder Cunningham for the Broadway production. Second U.
Platt never went on tour with the production and Rouleau performed in only a few cities on the tour before they both moved to New York and started rehearsals in preparation for joining the Broadway production.
Holmes in the role.
He was replaced by former Broadway swing Daxton Bloomquist. On January 3, , Larsen completed his final show as Elder Price. Larsen was replaced by his stand-by, Ryan Bondy. Strand left the show to join the West End production. Strand was replaced by Conner Pierson on January 3, Clay had been with the tour since November , and worked his way up from ensemble, to Elder Price understudy, to Elder Price stand-by, before finally assuming the role.
He was replaced by Andy Huntington Jones. Ryan Bondy and A. Holmes reprised their roles as Elder Price and Elder Cunningham respectively. It is scheduled to play in Zurich , Switzerland beginning in December and Aarhus in Denmark starting November 20, Price believes if he prays enough, he will be sent to Orlando, Florida for his two-year mission, but he and Elder Arnold Cunningham, an insecure, compulsive liar, find out that they will instead be sent to Uganda as a pair "Two by Two".
Price is sure he is destined to do something incredible, while Cunningham is just happy to follow "You and Me But Mostly Me ". Upon arrival in northern Uganda , the two are robbed by soldiers of a local warlord, General Butt-Fucking Naked.
They are welcomed to the village by Mafala Hatimbi, where a group of villagers share their daily reality of living in appalling conditions while being ruled by the General.
To make their lives seem better, the villagers repeat a phrase that translates as "Fuck you, God! Price and Cunningham are led to their living quarters by Nabulungi, Hatimbi's daughter. They meet their fellow missionaries stationed in the area, who have been unable to convert anyone to the Church. Elder McKinley, the district leader, teaches Price and Cunningham thought suppression, a widely accepted method of dealing with the negative and upsetting feelings "Turn It Off".
By the time they go to bed that night, Price is riddled with anxiety, but Cunningham reassures him that he will succeed and that, as his partner, Cunningham will be by his side no matter what "I Am Here for You".
Price is certain he can succeed where the other elders have failed, teaching the villagers about Joseph Smith through a song that begins as a tribute to Smith but eventually descends into a tribute by Price to himself "All-American Prophet". The General arrives and announces his demand for the genital mutilation of all female villagers. After a villager protests, the General executes him.
Taking every last measure to protect her, Hatimbi commands Nabulungi to stay in their house with all the doors locked and windows closed. She protests, insisting that the women of the village won't have to stay in hiding if they just listen to the missionaries, as they hold the secrets to liberation, protection, and eternal happiness. Though her protests to go out and talk to them fail, she calms down after remembering how she was moved by Price's promise of an earthly paradise and dreams of going to live in that new land with all of her fellow villagers "Sal Tlay Ka Siti".
The mission president has requested a progress report on their mission.