This article was published on October 1st, 2018
Gents- it’s time to put on your Sunday best coats, jackets, ties, etc. and head to an elegant evening out at the theatre—musical theater that is. One of Broadway’s biggest new hits is touring Canada and you don’t want to miss it! Beautiful—The Carole King Musical is coming to a Canadian theatre near you.
As it is part of the Broadway Across Canada 18/19 Broadway Season Beautiful – The Carole King Musical will run limited runs in select citi s across Canada. Beginning in Calgary October 30 – November 4, 2018 at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, continuing on to Edmonton November 6-11, 2018 playing at the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, followed by Vancouver November 13-18, 2018 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre, next up: Ottawa January 1-6, 2019 at the National Arts Centre and finally Montreal February 12 – 17, 2019 at Place Des Arts.
Beautiful is the story of the life of singer/ songwriter Carole King whose legendary career helped shape the music industry today. From teenager to performer to legendary artist, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical is a musical biography of one of the most influential singers or songwriters ever. With featured songs like “Beautiful”, “You’ve Got A Friend” “One Fine Day”, “I Feel The Earth Move,” and “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” Beautiful has already sold out in record numbers on Broadway and sold out to audiences by the thousands. The show continues to break box office records and is now the highest grossing show in the Sondheim Theatre’s history.
Grammy Award recipient in 2015 for best musical theater album, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical’s book was written by Tony® and Academy® Award-nominee Douglas McGrath. Directed by Marc Bruni, with choreography by Josh Prince, Set design by Derek McLane, Costumes, by Alejo Vietti, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical contains original songs co-written by Carole King.
Grab your tickets now for this extraordinary musical: Beautiful by visiting BroadwayAcrossCanada.ca, or by calling 1-855-985-5000.