Abby Mueller, who recently completed a run as star of the touring company of Beautiful—The Carole King Musical, will graduate to the title role of Carole King in the Broadway company starting March 7th, along with Evan Todd who joins the cast as Gerry Goffin. She is the sister of the show’s original star, Tony Award winner Jessie Mueller, who is currently starring in Waitress.
Singer-songwriter Carole King and half the town of Stanley, Idaho came out in a snowstorm to march in peace and solidarity with men, women and children on seven continents around the world on January 21, 2017.
While millions of urban Women’s March demonstrators showed there’s strength in numbers on Saturday, small-town America proved there’s also strength in taking a stand no matter how many people are by your side.
Fans of the wildly popular Gilmore Girls were treated to a revival of the series Friday, Nov. 25, as Netflix released Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, a four-part revival that will take fans back inside Stars Hollow. "It's a story about women at crossroads in their lives," Sherman-Palladino says. "It's going to have more weight and more emotion, because there's more time and when you've got time, you don't have to truncate moments."
In July of 2016, for the first time ever, Carole King performed Tapestry in its entirety at a sold-out concert presented by BST in London's Hyde Park. Sky Arts broadcasted the entire show on October 29th at 9pm in the UK.
For information on viewing this magical evening if living in the UK please visit Sky Arts.
We are thrilled to announce that after nearly three decades, Carole King came back to London to headline the SOLD OUT concert at BST Hyde Park ! Not only that...for the very first time, she performed Tapestry in its entirety! On Sunday, 3 July 2016, Carole was joined by the amazing Don Henley, as well as Louise Goffin, Michael Kiwanuka, Ed Harcourt, Rae Morris, RY X, Ward Thomas, Billie Marten, Flyte,Clare Maguire, Isaac Gracie and Meadowlark.
“What the World Needs Now is Love” was originally written by Bacharach with original lyrics by Hal David. The benefit recording is executive produced by Rudetsky, Wesley and Dean and produced by Michael J. Moritz Jr. and Michael Croiter. It has music direction by Rudetsky, orchestrations by Rudetsky and Cameron Moncur, and vocal arrangements by Michael McElroy.
The Alliance for the Wild Rockies proposal to designate roadless areas in the western United States as wilderness has been introduced in the U.S. Senate for the first time after more than two decades of stalling in the U.S. House. It is known as NREPA, the Northern Rockies Ecosystem Protection Act and Carole King has worked tirelessly on it for decades.
The 70th Annual Tony Awards 2016 is night to celebrate musical theater. The producers of the show stated that the show would be dedicated to the victims of the tragic shooting in Orlando. The broadcast began with a simple, eloquent message delivered by host James Corden. Several recipients and presenters also included heartfelt words in their speeches.