“Beautiful – The Carole King Musical” coming to Tulsa in November

Julia Knitel performs at Carnegie Hall as Carole King. Photo by Joan Marcus.

(Tulsa, OK) “It’s some kind of wonderful” is what Tulsa audiences will be saying about Celebrity Attractions’ 2017-2018 Broadway Season which now features a special add-on production coming to the Tulsa Performing Arts Center this fall.

This season is filled with six big Broadway shows, and now Celebrity Attractions’ subscribers will have a chance to purchase tickets to a national touring add-on production before the general public.  Patrons who subscribe to the six show Broadway season, which includes Disney’s The Little Mermaid, The BodyguardA Gentleman’s Guide To Love & MurderFinding NeverlandThe Sound Of Music, and An American In Paris, will be first in line to purchase tickets to the special add-on production of Beautiful-The Carole King Musical.

“We are thrilled to have this big, beautiful, Broadway show come to Tulsa,” said Kristin Dotson, Celebrity Attractions Vice President.  “This show includes iconic songs that will have you humming out of the theatre. Our Broadway subscribers, our loyal sponsors, and the surrounding Tulsa community make it possible to bring so many wonderful productions. Join us for this extraordinary Celebrity Attractions’ 2017-2018 Broadway Season to see the best of Broadway.”

Beautiful-The Carole King Musical opens November 28, and runs through December 3 at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center.

Winner of two 2014 Tony Awards including Best Leading Actress In A Musical and the 2015 Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, Beautifulis a must-see. It features the music of Carole King and Gerry Goffin, along with other contemporary songs by Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil and Phil Spector. 

Beautiful 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. Beautiful captivates audiences with its honest emotion. It is a story about finding your true voice set to the soundtrack of a generation.

Five Friends. (l to r) Curt Bouril (“Don Kirshner”), Liam Tobin (“Gerry Goffin”), Julia Knitel (“Carole King”), Ben Fankhauser (“Barry Mann”) and Erika Olson (“Cynthia Weil”). Photo by Joan Marcus.

To guarantee great seats for all six nationally touring Broadway productions at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center, become a Celebrity Attractions’ 2017-2018 Broadway Season subscriber. Season Subscriber benefits include many advantages: the best seats at the lowest prices, the same great seats for every show, the ability to buy additional tickets to individual shows before the public, the option to exchange show tickets to another performance before the public on sale and the opportunity to purchase tickets to any special add-on productions before the general public such as Beautiful-The Carole King Musical

Then, the best way to guarantee tickets to Hamilton is to purchase a season subscription for the 2017-2018 Broadway Season.  Subscribers who renew their subscription for the 2018-2019 Season will be able to guarantee their tickets for the premiere Tulsa engagement of Hamilton before tickets become available to the general public. Information regarding engagement dates and how to purchase groups and single tickets will be announced at a later time.  To become a Season Subscriber, fill out a new subscriber form online at www.CelebrityAttractions.com.    

The Gayly – May 25, 2017 @ 3:10 p.m.