Beautiful The Carole King Musical Los Angeles Tickets
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical celebrates the life of American music legend, Carole King and revolves around the icon’s career and works. A jukebox musical, it features a book written by Douglas McGrath and some of King’s most famous hits. The play premiered at the Curran Theatre in San Francisco and later moved to the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on Broadway. After a successful run on Broadway, the production is now coming for a run at the renowned Pantages Theatre. Get Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Los Angeles tickets and watch the Tony Award winning show live in your home town.
Beautiful opened on Broadway in January 2014, before moving to London’s West End in February 2015. Alongside its engagement at the Pantages Theatre, the musical is also being adapted for a nationwide tour across the US.
Beautiful picks up on Carole King’s life before she was a chart topping wonder and was a simple Brooklyn girl called Carol Klein. The story highlights her initial struggles and showcases how she forced her way into the music industry as a teenager, to become a bonafide star when she was in her twenties.
By then, King was writing hits for some of the biggest music stars in the world. However, just like with any other story, it was not all smooth sailing for King and she had to face a turbulent period in her life to finally find her true voice.
Awards and Accolades
A critical and commercial success, it is unsurprising that Beautiful has gone on to win numerous accolades. At the 2014 Tony Awards, the musical was nominated for seven awards, including the award for the “Best Musical”. It went on to win awards for the Best Sound Design (Brian Ronan) and the Best Leading Actress in a Musical (Jessie Mueller).
The musical was also nominated for six Drama Desk Awards and managed three wins out of six. The cast recording won the 2015 Grammy Award for the “Best Musical Theater Album”.
The hugely successful musical is now coming to the Pantages Theatre and you can easily watch it live by getting Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Los Angeles tickets today.