July 2018

Melissa Benoist and the cast of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical  were surprised when Carole King appeared at the curtain call and performed "I Feel The Earth Move" with the cast and orchestra. 

Carole said she had heard such great things about Melissa's performance that she had to come in from her home in Idaho and see for herself.  After performing with the cast, Carole and her daughter Sherry Goffin Kondor talked about the experience. 

Abby Mueller will return to the title role of the hit musical Beautiful: The Carole King Musical  beginning August 7 at the Stephen Sondheim Theater.  Current star, Melissa Benoist will play her final performance in the musical on August 4.

The earth moved in Syndey, Australia for cast members and those associated with the Australian production of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

The Austrialian production announced "So thrilled to have won Best Musical for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical and incredibly proud of our leading lady, Esther Hannaford, for her win as Best Female Actor in a Musical, portraying the incredible Carole King!" 

July 3rd is the anniversary of Carole King's historic concert in Hyde Park, welcoming 65,000 fans and celebrating the 45th anniversary of her masterpiece album Tapestry.  This was the first-ever performance of the entire album sequence.