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Bio:
Edwin is thrilled to be joining Beautiful on the road! Regional: Smokey Joe’s Cafe (Victor), La Cage aux Folles (Jacob), 25th Annual … Spelling Bee (Mitch Mahoney). (read complete bio)
 
Edwin Bates Headshot

Bio:
Edwin is thrilled to be joining Beautiful on the road! Regional: Smokey Joe’s Cafe (Victor), La Cage aux Folles (Jacob), 25th Annual … Spelling Bee (Mitch Mahoney). (read complete bio)
Sara Sheperd Will Lead the Tour of BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL; Full Casting  Photo Sara Sheperd Will Lead the Tour of BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL; Full Casting Announced!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2021

The North American tour of the Tony and Grammy Award-winning hit musical Beautiful- The Carole King Musical will welcome Sara Sheperd (Carole King), James D. Gish (Gerry Goffin), Sara King (Cynthia Weil), Ryan Farnsworth (Barry Mann), Matt Loehr (Don Kirshner) and Rachel Coloff (Genie Klein) to the Company.

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE in Concert Will Be Performed at Music Theatre Wichita This Month Photo SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE in Concert Will Be Performed at Music Theatre Wichita This Month
by Stephi Wild - Apr 17, 2021

This fast-moving concert features songs written by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, who created hit tunes for some of the greatest recording artists of the era.

BEAUTIFUL " THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Comes to Van Wezel Photo BEAUTIFUL " THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Comes to Van Wezel
by Stephi Wild - Nov 19, 2019

Producers Paul Blake and Sony/ATV Music Publishing have announced the cast for the North American tour of the Tony and Grammy Award-winning hit musical Beautiful a?" The Carole King Musical. The tour will welcome Kennedy Caughell (Carole King), James D. Gish (Gerry Goffin), Kathryn Boswell (Cynthia Weil), James Michael Lambert (Barry Mann), Matt Loehr (Don Kirshner) and Rachel Coloff (Genie Klein) to the Company. Beautiful a?" The Carole King Musical will make its Sarasota debut at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall from Friday, December 13 through Sunday, December 15. To purchase tickets, visit vanwezel.org, call (941) 953-3368 or visit the box office. Tickets start at $42 with limited seating remaining.

Broadway In Akron Presents BEAUTIFUL The Carole King Musical Photo Broadway In Akron Presents BEAUTIFUL The Carole King Musical
by Julie Musbach - Oct 18, 2019

The North American tour of the Tony and Grammy Award-winning hit musical Beautiful- The Carole King Musical will welcome Kennedy Caughell (Carole King), James D. Gish (Gerry Goffin), Kathryn Boswell (Cynthia Weil), James Michael Lambert (Barry Mann), Matt Loehr (Don Kirshner) and Rachel Coloff (Genie Klein) to the Company.

BWW Review: BEAUTIFUL at Hanover Theatre In Worcester, MA Photo BWW Review: BEAUTIFUL at Hanover Theatre In Worcester, MA
by Jan Nargi - Sep 28, 2019

While the Earth didn't exactly move during the national tour stop of BEAUTIFUL at the Hanover Theater in Worcester this week, this more successful than most biographical jukebox musical did set off an occasional temblor. No surprise, those moments came when the show's legendary subject, Carole King, was channeled by her doppelganger Kennedy Caughell alone at the piano.

BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Premieres In Wilmington in November Photo BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Premieres In Wilmington in November
by Julie Musbach - Sep 23, 2019

Producers Paul Blake and Sony/ATV Music Publishing announce that the Tony & Grammy Award-winning Broadway hit Beautifula?"The Carole King Musical, about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter, will make its Wilmington premiere at The Playhouse on Rodney Square for six performances, November 14-17, 2019.

Cast Announced And 5th Show Just Added For BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Photo Cast Announced And 5th Show Just Added For BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2019

The cast of the North American toura?"including a stop at State Theatre New Jerseya?"for Beautiful a?" The Carole King Musical has been announced. Also, due to popular demand a fifth show has been added for Sunday, November 10 at 7pm. The State Theatre performances of Beautiful are Friday, November 8, 2019 at 8pm; Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 2pm and 8pm, and Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 2pm and 7pm. Tickets range from $40-$98.

Cast Announced For BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL At The State Theatre Photo Cast Announced For BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL At The State Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Aug 28, 2019

Producers Paul Blake and Sony/ATV Music Publishing have announced the North American tour of the Tony and Grammy Award-winning hit musical Beautiful- The Carole King Musical will welcome Kennedy Caughell (Carole King), James D. Gish (Gerry Goffin), Kathryn Boswell (Cynthia Weil), James Michael Lambert (Barry Mann), Matt Loehr (Don Kirshner) and Rachel Coloff (Genie Klein) to the Company. Beautiful a?" The Carole King Musical will make its Easton premiere at the State Theatre on Wednesday, September 25 at 7:30PM. Tickets for this show sold out within the first hour of public sales after the two-week period of Member sales.

Kennedy Caughell to Take Over National Tour of BEAUTIFUL Photo Kennedy Caughell to Take Over National Tour of BEAUTIFUL
by Julie Musbach - Aug 9, 2019

The North American tour of the Tony and Grammy Award-winning hit musical Beautiful - The Carole King Musical will welcome Kennedy Caughell (Carole King), James D. Gish (Gerry Goffin), Kathryn Boswell(Cynthia Weil), James Michael Lambert (Barry Mann), Matt Loehr (Don Kirshner) and Rachel Coloff (Genie Klein) to the Company beginning September 20 in Utica, NY.

Alpine Theatre Project Announces Its 2018 Broadway Summer Company Artists Photo Alpine Theatre Project Announces Its 2018 Broadway Summer Company Artists
by Julie Musbach - Jun 8, 2018

New faces, including Broadway veterans and even an American Idol contestant, join returning favorites to perform in Alpine Theatre Project's 2018 Broadway Summer Season. These professional actors will perform in ATP's rotating productions of the 50's-era musical revue, Smokey Joe's Cafe, the one-man comedy, Fully Committed, the regional premiere of Matilda the Musical, ATP's new musical cabaret series, Shifting Gears: ATP Distilled, and ATP's free pop-up play reading series, Outside the Box.

BWW Review: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES Dazzles at the Redhouse Arts Center Photo BWW Review: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES Dazzles at the Redhouse Arts Center
by Natasha Ashley - Jun 3, 2018

The Redhouse Arts Center is now entertaining Syracuse audiences with none other than the hilarious and bold musical comedy La Cage Aux Folles. With fabulous direction by Cassie Abate, the Tony Award-winning musical is without a doubt dazzling, powerful, heartwarming, and full of laughs. It is pure comedic fun mixed with a powerful lesson on acceptance.

Redhouse Arts Center closes its 2017-18 Season with LA CAGE AUX FOLLES Photo Redhouse Arts Center closes its 2017-18 Season with LA CAGE AUX FOLLES
by Julie Musbach - May 8, 2018

Redhouse will close its 2017-18 season with the ever-popular musical La Cage aux Folles, book by Harvey Feirstein, based on the play by Jean Poiret. Performances will take place at Redhouse Arts Center, from May 31 - June 10, 2018. In addition, Redhouse will celebrate its Grand Opening of its new home at 400 S. Salina Street with a special event and ribbon cutting taking place June 1st prior to the opening night show. La Cage aux Folles, based on the same 1973 play which was also the inspiration for the movie "The Birdcage" starring Nathan Lane and Robin Williams, will close the 2017/18 season. This comedic and heartfelt show features music and lyrics by Jerry Herman, composer of Broadway hits Hello, Dolly! and Mame.

BWW Review: 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Capitol City Theatre Photo BWW Review: 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Capitol City Theatre
by Scott Rawson - Sep 23, 2017

As we enter the gymnasium at Kinikiwaunomac High School we are greeted with the pep band, all in t-shirts and hats sporting the Kinikiwaunomac Kinkajous. This is the stage for the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee! We await the mix of young men and women who gather together for the Spelling Bee.

BWW Feature: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Overture Center Photo BWW Feature: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Overture Center
by Angie Stanton - Sep 12, 2017

There's nothing better than a zany, laugh-out-loud theatre experience like THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE. Thanks to Capital City Theatre (CCT), now in their third season, the show will be playing at the Overture Center the last two weekends of September.