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Carole King

 
Birth Place:
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Bio:
The inspiration behind the Tony-winning musical "Beautiful," Carole King is one of popular music's most beloved singer-songwriters. Pop music would be very different without the contributions of Carole King, who wrote her first #1 hit at age 17 with Gerry Goffin, "Will You Love Me Tomorrow," for the ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: February 09, 1942 (80)

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA

Bio:
The inspiration behind the Tony-winning musical "Beautiful," Carole King is one of popular music's most beloved singer-songwriters. Pop music would be very different without the contributions of Carole King, who wrote her first #1 hit at age 17 with Gerry Goffin, "Will You Love Me Tomorrow," for the ... (read complete bio)
Previews Begin Tonight for DREAMING ZENZILE, Presented by New York Theatre Workshop & Photo Previews Begin Tonight for DREAMING ZENZILE, Presented by New York Theatre Workshop & National Black Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

New York Theatre Workshop and National Black Theatre will present Dreaming Zenzile, based on the life of Miriam Makeba, by Grammy-nominated Vocalist/Composer Somi Kakoma, directed by Obie Award winner, Tony Award nominee, NYTW Usual Suspect & former NYTW 2050 Artistic Fellow Lileana Blain-Cruz.

BWW Review: Leslee Warren Performs Eye-Opening ME MYSELF & EYE: SONGS FROM A NEARSIGH Photo BWW Review: Leslee Warren Performs Eye-Opening ME MYSELF & EYE: SONGS FROM A NEARSIGHTED GIRL at Pangea
by Stephen Mosher - May 16, 2022

Reviving her hit show from 2018, Leslee Warren proves that good things only get better with time.

Photos: First Look at the World Premiere of Frank Wildhorn's YOUR LIE IN APRIL in Tok Photo Photos: First Look at the World Premiere of Frank Wildhorn's YOUR LIE IN APRIL in Tokyo
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

The world premiere of a brand-new musical Your Lie in April finally opened its curtain to a house full of enthusiastic audience at the prestigious Nissay Theatre on Saturday, May 7th in Tokyo two years after the cancellation of the world premiere in 2020 due to the pandemic.

BWW Review: BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Returns to Dr. Phillips Center; Still Photo BWW Review: BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Returns to Dr. Phillips Center; Still Better Than Most Jukebox Musicals
by Aaron Wallace - May 16, 2022

But BEAUTIFUL is structured differently than most 'backstage biomusicals.' It's not a rags to riches story, exactly, nor the routine tale of one woman's ascent to superstardom. Mercifully, we are spared the obligatory plot points of that particular formula. King never learns her contract is unconscionable nor fires a manager in dramatic fashion. There is no descent into addiction, fall from grace, dramatic career slump, or climatic comeback...

WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE & SOFT Cancel Performances Due to Covid; New Performances Adde Photo WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE & SOFT Cancel Performances Due to Covid; New Performances Added for WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

MCC Theater announced today that due to breakthrough positive COVID cases in both companies, performances of Which Way to the Stage and soft have been cancelled through Sunday May 15, 2022. 

Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for the East Coast Premiere of WINDFALL Directed by Jaso Photo Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for the East Coast Premiere of WINDFALL Directed by Jason Alexander
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has announced that Windfall, the first show of the 2022 Mainstage Season, is now in rehearsal. The new comedy by Scooter Pietsch, directed by Jason Alexander, will see its East Coast Premiere at Bay Street Theater with previews starting Tuesday, May 31, and Opening Night scheduled for Saturday, June 4.

A STRANGE LOOP Original Broadway Cast Recording To Be Released in June Photo A STRANGE LOOP Original Broadway Cast Recording To Be Released in June
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2022

​Ghostlight Records and Yellow Sound Label have announced that the original Broadway Cast Recording of A Strange Loop, Michael R. Jackson’s Pulitzer-Prize winning musical will be released in digital and streaming formats on Friday, June 10.

Photos: WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE Celebrates Opening Night! Photo Photos: WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE Celebrates Opening Night!
by Bruce Glikas - May 11, 2022

Just last night, MCC Theater celebrated the opening of the World Premiere of Which Way to the Stage by Ana Nogueira (Empathitrax) and directed by Mike Donahue (MCC's Collective Rage). Previously titled Here She Is, Boys, Which Way to the Stage will run through May 22 at the Newman Mills Theater at MCC Theater.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening NIght of MCC's WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening NIght of MCC's WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE
by Bruce Glikas - May 11, 2022

Just last night, MCC Theater celebrated the opening of the World Premiere of Which Way to the Stage by Ana Nogueira (Empathitrax) and directed by Mike Donahue (MCC's Collective Rage). Previously titled Here She Is, Boys, Which Way to the Stage will run through May 22 at the Newman Mills Theater at MCC Theater.

Becca Kidwell Announces June Date For Celebrated TOGETHER INSIDE show Photo Becca Kidwell Announces June Date For Celebrated TOGETHER INSIDE show
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2022

MAC nominee and Broadway World Award Winner, Becca Kidwell adds an additional performance of her highly praised show, TOGETHER INSIDE, on Friday, June 10th at 7pm at Don't Tell Mama in addition to her performance on Sunday, May 22nd at 4pm. 

THE SOUTH CAROLINA NEW PLAY FESTIVAL Announces A Citywide Performing Arts Festival In Photo THE SOUTH CAROLINA NEW PLAY FESTIVAL Announces A Citywide Performing Arts Festival In Greenville This August
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2022

The South Carolina New Play Festival has announced that it will take over Greenville's downtown August 12–14, 2022, with readings of new plays and musicals at the Peace Center, Greenville Theatre, Warehouse Theatre, and the South Carolina Children's Theatre, and a closing-night cabaret at Genevieve's featuring Broadway celebrities Jarrod Spector and Kelli Barrett.

Melodia Women's Choir Of NYC Presents “Light Of A Brand New Day” Reimagining Amer Photo Melodia Women's Choir Of NYC Presents “Light Of A Brand New Day” Reimagining American Roots Music With Women's Voices
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2022

At a time when people are longing for hope and harmony, Melodia Women's Choir presents a heartwarming selection of American roots music arranged for women's voices in New York City on Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 3 pm in Chelsea. Presented by Artistic Director Cynthia Powell, the unique concert offers uplifting and affirming music that reimagines American Roots music for women's voices.

North Charleston POPS 2022-2023 Season Tickets On Sale Today Photo North Charleston POPS 2022-2023 Season Tickets On Sale Today
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2022

Season tickets for the 2022-2023 North Charleston POPS! season are on sale NOW. Concerts for the North Charleston POPS! 2022-2023 season previously announced in April. The season features something for everyone.

DeAnne Stewart Solo Show Debut TWO SIDES TO EVERY STORY Will Play The Green Room 42 Photo DeAnne Stewart Solo Show Debut TWO SIDES TO EVERY STORY Will Play The Green Room 42
by Stephen Mosher - May 8, 2022

The Green Room 42 has DeAnne Stewart, as the Broadway actress hits the concert stage for the first time.

The FSCJ Artist Series' Broadway Encore Presents BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Photo The FSCJ Artist Series' Broadway Encore Presents BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL
by A.A. Cristi - May 6, 2022

The FSCJ Artist Series' Broadway Encore sponsored by VyStar Credt Union presents the Tony & Grammy Award-winning Broadway hit Beautiful—The Carole King Musical.

Time for a Summer Fling: 10+ Atlanta Theatre Productions to Catch this Summer Photo Time for a Summer Fling: 10+ Atlanta Theatre Productions to Catch this Summer
by Caroline Powell - May 6, 2022

As Alice Cooper sings, “School’s out for summer!” Here in the South, the temperature rises, and everyone flocks to indoor activities like movies, shopping, and the closest air conditioning. Instead of these boring activities, why not find your way to one of Atlanta’s theatres?

Eleri Ward to Release Special Vinyl Edition of A PERFECT LITTLE DEATH Photo Eleri Ward to Release Special Vinyl Edition of A PERFECT LITTLE DEATH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS will release a special vinyl edition of Eleri Ward album A Perfect Little Death on Friday, June 17. It’s currently available for pre-order. She will celebrate the release with a special sold-out concert at Joe’s Pub (425 Lafayette Street) in New York on June 7, which follows two sold-out shows earlier this year.

New Musical TINSELTOWN TIPTOE To Get Los Angles Staged Reading Photo New Musical TINSELTOWN TIPTOE To Get Los Angles Staged Reading
by A.A. Cristi - May 6, 2022

Producer Christine Russell (Head Over Heels, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical) will present a private staged industry reading of the new musical TINSELTOWN TIPTOE on Friday, May 20th in Los Angeles.

New Works by Keenan Scott II, Anna Deavere Smith & More to be Featured in New York St Photo New Works by Keenan Scott II, Anna Deavere Smith & More to be Featured in New York Stage and Film Summer Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

New York Stage and Film, will return July 9-August 7 for five weeks of in-person programming in Poughkeepsie for their 2022 Summer Season. 

BWW Interview: Carolyn Montgomery of AMERICAN SONGBOOK ASSOCIATION 2022 GALA at Merki Photo BWW Interview: Carolyn Montgomery of AMERICAN SONGBOOK ASSOCIATION 2022 GALA at Merkin Hall At Kaufman Music Center
by Michael Walters - May 5, 2022

The 2022 American Songbook Association Gala will honor Stephen Schwartz on Monday, May 9 -An interview with ASA co-founder Carolyn Montgomery

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