DENVER (CBS4) – The hit Broadway musical “The Book Of Mormon” is back in Denver by popular demand.

Book of Mormon (credit: CBS)

The musical was created by Colorado natives Matt Stone and Trey Parker — who also created the animated sitcom “South Park.”

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Trey Parker and Matt Stone both grew up in Colorado, own a multi-million dollar mansion in Steamboat Springs. They met when they were attending the University of Colorado at Boulder. Comedy Central hired the pair in 1997. (credit: CBS)

“The Book Of Mormon” tells the story of a pair of Mormon missionaries sent halfway across the world to spread the good word.

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Kevin Clay (credit: CBS)

Kevin Clay plays the lead role as Elder Price. He joined CBS4 to talk about the show’s humor and deeper message.

The nine-time Tony Award-winning musical opens Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m. It runs through July 7.

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LINK: Book Of Mormon Tickets