STAGE TUBE: Jessie Mueller Becomes Carole King for BEAUTIFUL!
Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter, will begin previews on Broadway at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 West 43rd Street) on Thursday, November 21, 2013, with an official opening night set for Sunday, January 12, 2014, following its World Premiere this fall at San Francisco's SHN Curran Theatre (September 24 - October 20, 2013). In the video below, Jessie Mueller prepares for the role at a special photo shoot. Go behind the scenes below!
With a book by playwright and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Douglas McGrath, direction by Marc Bruni and choreography by Josh Prince, Beautiful features a stunning array of beloved songs written by Gerry Goffin/Carole King and Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil.
Tickets for the San Francisco World Premiere go on sale this Friday, August 16th, and tickets for the Broadway Premiere of Beautiful will go on-sale in the coming weeks. For more information, visit www.beautifulonbroadway.com.