Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, starring Tony Award nominee Jessie Mueller as the Grammy Award-winning musician, officially opened in its pre-Broadway, world-premiere engagement Oct. 8 at San Francisco's Curran Theatre. The production will arrive on Broadway later this fall.
Based on King's life and music, Beautiful began previews Sept. 24 and will run through Oct. 20. It will then begin Broadway previews Nov. 21 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre, with an official opening night set for Jan. 12, 2014.
Beautiful is produced by Paul Blake, Sony/ATV Music Publishing, Jeffrey A. Sine, Richard Smith, Mike Bosner, Harriet N. Leve/Elaine Krauss, Terry Schnuck, Patty Baker/Good Productions, Roger Faxon, Larry Magid, Kit Seidel, Orin Wolf/StylesFour Productions, William Court Cohen, John Gore, BarLor Productions, Matthew C. Blank, Joel Hyatt, Marianne Mills, Michael J. Moritz, Jr., Brunish/Trinchero and Jeremiah J. Harris.