Beautiful – The Carole King Musical
tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable
rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry
Goffin; to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and
Barry Mann; to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history.
Along the way, she made more than beautiful music, she wrote the soundtrack to a
Featuring a stunning array of beloved songs written by Gerry Goffin/Carole King and
Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil, including “I Feel The Earth Move,” “One Fine Day,” “(You
Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman,” “You’ve Got A Friend” and the title song,
Beautiful has a book by Tony Award-nominee and Academy Award-nominated writer Douglas
McGrath, direction by Marc Bruni, choreography by Josh Prince, and the musical
took home two 2014 Tony Awards and a 2015 Grammy Award.
Nationally-touring productions exhibit the same quality seen on Broadway that you have come to expect from University Arts Series productions. Some shows use the same sets and costumes from the Broadway production.
Energetic and loud; come prepared to move or tap your feet.
WVU Creative Arts Center
Rows D-F = $74
Rows G-U = $59
Rows V-CC = $54
Rows DD-GG = $49
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Rows D-F = $74
Rows G-GG = $29
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