You don’t have to be a Carole King Fan (but hey, who isn’t?) to enjoy this musical. You’ll be up on your feet, singing and dancing along to her classics as you follow this Brooklynite from struggle to success. The show, which opened in November 2013, is 2+ hours of singing, dancing, and recounting of the talent of Carole King. If you’re looking for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Tickets on Broadway, ScoreBig lets you save on every ticket, every day.
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical is all about the uber-talented artist that graced the airwaves in the 60s and 70s. If she wasn’t singing a Top 40 Hit, she was writing or co-writing one. In fact, King was responsible for over 100 top musical hits over a 25 year period. As the musical follows her life and story, the crowd gets treated to a timeline of her greatest musical contributions. The journey starts as King tirelessly works to enter the recording business, leveraging her wit and songwriting talent to breakthrough. With over 25 of King’s biggest hits, get ready for a musical experience that won’t soon be forgotten.
The role of Carole King is masterfully played by the talented Jessie Mueller. Mueller found Broadway success in her performance in On A Clear Day You Can See Forever. Her performance of Natural Woman will bring you to your feet – a must see! In Beautiful, it’s all about the music; names like Gerry Goffin, Cynthia Weil, Barry Mann, et. al. are all featured. Marc Bruni directs, marking his first Broadway show as Director.
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical is now playing at the Stephen Sondheim Theater. Located on 124 W 43rd Street, is better known by it’s original name: Henry Miller’s Theater. With seating for 1,055, the Sondheim is a great place for that true Broadway feel, and having been open since 1918, features all the charm of classic Broadway. Beautiful replaced The Trip to Bountiful, which previously called the Sondheim Theater home.
2 hours, 20 minutes, with one intermission.