Beautiful – The Carole King Musical will tour the UK in 2020, it’s been announced.
The musical – which recently celebrated five years on Broadway – ran in the West End for two and a half years before a tour in 2017.
Now a second national UK tour has been confirmed, opening in Bromley in January 2020.
Beautiful – The Carole King Musical tells the story of the life of singer-songwriter Carole King. Productions have picked up numerous accolades including two Laurence Olivier Awards, two Tony Awards and a Grammy Award.
The show features a book by Douglas McGrath with songs written by Carole King, her husband Gerry Goffin, as well as Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Phil Spector and others.
Beautiful – The Carole King Musical 2020 UK tour tickets, dates and venues
January 14th, 2020 - January 18th, 2020
January 21st, 2020 - January 25th, 2020
January 28th, 2020 - February 1st, 2020
February 4th, 2020 - February 8th, 2020
February 10th, 2020 - February 15th, 2020
February 18th, 2020 - February 22nd, 2020
February 25th, 2020 - February 29th, 2020
March 3rd, 2020 - March 7th, 2020
March 9th, 2020 - March 14th, 2020
March 17th, 2020 - March 21st, 2020
March 24th, 2020 - March 28th, 2020
April 7th, 2020 - April 11th, 2020
April 14th, 2020 - April 18th, 2020
April 21st, 2020 - April 25th, 2020
April 28th, 2020 - May 2nd, 2020
May 5th, 2020 - May 9th, 2020
May 19th, 2020 - May 23rd, 2020
May 26th, 2020 - May 30th, 2020
June 2nd, 2020 - June 6th, 2020
Beautiful UK tour cast
Daisy Wood-Davis (Hollyoaks, EastEnders) will play the title role Carole King, alongside Adam Gillian (Hadestown) as Gerry Goffin. Vicki Manser will play Carole King at certain performances.
Laura Baldwin (Waitress) plays Cynthia Weil, with Cameron Sharp (School of Rock) as Barry Mann, Susie Fenwick (The Sound of Music) as King’s mother Genie Klein and Oliver Boot (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time) as Donnie Kirshner.
Completing the cast are Toyan Thomas-Browne, Reece Budin, Ronald Brian, Carly Cook, Julia Dray, Jordan Fox, Louise Francis, Chloe Gentles, Katrina May, Grant McConvey, Jacob McIntosh, Samuel Nicholas, Leah St Luce, Mica Townsend and Damien Winchester.
Meanwhile, an original Broadway cast recording is currently available here.