Carole King Appears in TODAY's Toyota Concert Series, Announces National Tour of BEAUTIFUL!
Carole King performed on the TODAY show Tuesday, August 25th with actors Chilina Kennedy and Abby Mueller. Chilina Kennedy is currently starring as Carole in the Broadway production of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. Abby Mueller will be playing the role of Carole concurrently in a new, national production beginning September 15, 2015 in Providence, Rhode Island. (see schedule below)
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring true story of Carole King from her early days as a Brooklyn teenager named Carol Klein struggling to enter the record business to her years spent as a chart-topping music legend.
Chilina Kennedy, a native of Canada, made her Broadway debut as Mary Magdalene in the 2012 revival of Jesus Christ Superstar. Abby Mueller, who hails from Chicago, previously performed in Broadway's hit Kinky Boots.
New York City fans are encouraged to arrive at Rockefeller Plaza by 6 am for best viewing. TODAY airs daily on NBC from 7:00 - 10:00am.
(You Make Me Feel Like A) Natural Woman
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The National Tour for Beautiful:The Carole King Musical launches September 15, 2015. Schedule and ticketing information below.
Go to BeautifulonBroadway for all information including both Broadway and the National Tour.
09/15/2015 - 09/20/2015 Providence, RI - Providence Performing Arts Center
09/23/2015 - 10/04/2015 Durham, NC - Durham Performing Arts Center
10/06/2015 - 10/25/2015 Washington, D.C. - Kennedy Center
10/27/2015 - 11/01/2015 Pittsburgh, PA - Benedum Center for The Performing Arts
11/03/2015 - 11/15/2015 Boston, MA - Boston Opera House
11/18/2015 - 11/29/2015 Minneapolis, MN - Orpheum Theater
12/01/2015 - 02/21/2016 Chicago, IL - Oriental Theatre, Broadway in Chicago
02/23/2016 - 03/06/2016 St. Louis, MO - Fabulous Fox Theatre
03/08/2016 - 03/13/2016 Rochester, NY - Auditorium Theater
03/15/2016 - 03/20/2016 Buffalo, NY - Shea's Performing Arts Center
03/22/2016 - 04/04/2016 Philadelphia, PA - Kimmel Center
04/05/2016 - 04/17/2016 Cleveland, OH - Connor Palace Theatre
04/19/2016 - 04/24/2016 Charlotte, NC - Blumenthal Performing Arts Center
04/26/2016 - 05/01/2016 Tampa, FL - Straz Center
05/03/2016 - 05/08/2016 Orlando, FL - Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
05/10/2016 - 05/22/2016 Fort Lauderdale, FL - Broward Center
05/24/2016 - 05/29/2016 Atlanta, GA - Fox Theater
05/31/2016 - 06/05/2016 Houston, TX - Hobby Center
06/07/2016 - 06/19/2016 Dallas, TX - AT&T Performing Arts Center
06/22/2016 - 07/17/2016 Los Angeles, CA - The Hollywood Pantages
07/19/2016 - 07/31/2016 Denver, CO - Buell Theatre
08/02/2016 - 08/07/2016 San Diego, CA - Civic Theatre
08/09/2016 - 09/18/2016 San Francisco, CA - Orpheum Theatre