Tony Winners Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein Tribute BEAUTIFUL With Rendition of 'Natural Woman'
BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL's Facebook page just posted a hilarious and heartwarming tribute to King's "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman" straight from last year's Tony winners for Best Musical, the creators of KINKY BOOTS -- Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein.
Watch their rendition here!
BEAUTIFUL is nominated for seven Tony Awards this year. The musical, about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter, opened on Broadway at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre (124 West 43rd Street) on January 12, 2014. Beautiful features a book by playwright and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Douglas McGrath, direction by Marc Bruni and choreography by Josh Prince.
The complete cast of BEAUTIFUL includes Tony Award nominee Jessie Mueller as 'Carole King,' Jake Epstein as 'Gerry Goffin', Anika Larsen as 'Cynthia Weil', Jarrod Spector as 'Barry Mann', Jeb Brown as 'Don Kirshner', and Tony Award nominee Liz Larsen as 'Genie Klein'.
KINKY BOOTS celebrated its one-year anniversary on Broadway in April. With a Tony Award-winning score by pop icon Cyndi Lauper, a book by four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein, and direction and choreography by two-time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell, KINKY BOOTS opened on April 4, 2013. The show, which has broken all box office records at the Hirshfeld Theatre, recouped its costs in October 2013, after just 30 weeks on Broadway. Fierstein is also currently represented on Broadway by NEWSIES and CASA VALENTINA.