Jessie Mueller, Anika Larsen and Jarrod Spector Will Offer Free Beautiful Performance at the Apple Store

News   Jessie Mueller, Anika Larsen and Jarrod Spector Will Offer Free Beautiful Performance at the Apple Store
 
The stars of Broadway's Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer-songwriter Carole King, will discuss their Grammy-nominated cast album Dec. 16 at the Apple Store in Soho.

Jessie Mueller
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Tony Award winner Jessie Mueller (Carole King) will be joined by her Tony Award-nominated co-stars Anika Larsen and Jarrod Spector (Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, respectively) and musical director Jason Howland for a performance and discussion moderated by journalist Suzy Evans (a contributor to Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, The New York Times and more).

The event at the Soho location (103 Princes Street) will begin at 4 PM and is free and open to the public; fans can register at Apple.com/Soho.

With a book by Tony and Academy Award nominee Douglas McGrath, direction by Marc Bruni and choreography by Josh Prince, Beautiful features songs written by Gerry Goffin and Carole King and Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil. Last week, the show's original Broadway cast recording (Ghostlight Records) was nominated for a 2015 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album.

The current Broadway cast also features Scott J. Campbell as Gerry Goffin, Paul Anthony Stewart as Don Kirshner, Tony Award nominee Liz Larsen as Genie Klein, Gisela Adisa, Ashley Blanchet, Andrew Brewer, E. Clayton Cornelious, Joshua Davis, Alysha Deslorieux, Kevin Duda, James Harkness, Sara King, Rebecca LaChance, Douglas Lyons, Gabrielle Reid, Rashidra Scott, Sara Sheperd, Yasmeen Sulieman, Daniel Torres, Melvin Tunstall and Alan Wiggins.

As previously announced, the show will expand to London, with a West End production opening at The Aldwych Theatre in February 2015. A U.S. national tour will launch in September 2015.

Visit BeautifulonBroadway.com.

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