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Mormon Tabernacle Choir’s Pioneer Day Show is ‘the pinnacle’ for surprise headliner Alex Boyé

(Photo by Nate Bonney) He knows he has a lot to live up to, but Alex Boyé is not throwing away his shot. Boyé stepped up to headline the Mormon Tabernacle Choir's Pioneer Day concerts after a last-minute scheduling snafu forced Christopher Jackson, beloved (and Tony-nominated) for his performance as George Washington in the hit Broadway musical "Hamilton," to withdraw. "It's the greatest opportunity ever," said Boyé, who was a member of the choir for eight years before leaving to concentrate on a solo career. Read More