Theatreland Memorabilia

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Beautiful The Carole King Musical

Book: Douglas McGrath. Words and Music: Gerry Goffin & Carole King and Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil.
Music by arrangement with Sony/ATV Music Publishing.

Productions

Aldwych Theatre, 2015 - ?

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Aldwych Theatre
First performance: Tuesday 10th February 2015.
Director: Marc Bruni. Choreographer: Josh Prince.
Scenic Design: Derek McLane. Costume Design: Alejo Vietti.
Lighting Design: Peter Kaczorowski. Sound Design: Brian Ronan.
Associate Director: Dominic Shaw. Associate Choreographer: Suzanne Thomas.
Associate Scenic Design: Ben Davies. Associate Lighting Design: Stuart Porter.
Associate Sound Design: Tony Gayle. Wig & Hair Design: Charles G. LaPointe.
Make-up Design: Joe Dulude II. Orchestrations, Vocal & Music Arrangement: Steve Sidwell.
Music Supervision & Additional Music Arrangements: Jason Howland. Musical Director: Matt Smith.

Circa Feb/March 2015 ed. programme cast
CharacterPlayed By
Carole KingKatie Brayben
Gerry GoffinAlan Morrissey
Cynthia WeilLorna Want
Barry MannIan McIntosh
Genie KleinGlynis Barber
Donnie KirshnerGary Trainor
Righeous Brother - Bill Medley/Lou Adler
Understudy Donnie Kirshner (1st)
Ed Currie
Righteous Brother - Bobby Hatfield/Nick/Neil Sedaka
Understudy Gerry Goffin (1st)
Dylan Turner
DrifterOliver Lidert
DrifterFela Lufadeju
DrifterTerel Nugent
DrifterJay Perry
Betty
Understudy Carole King (1st)
Joanna Woodward
Marilyn
Understudy Carole King (2nd), Cynthia Weil (1st), Genie Klein (1st)
Vivien Carter
Shirelle/Uptown SingerTanya Nicole-Edwards
Janelle Woods/ShirelleTanisha L. Spring
Little Eva/ShirelleLucy St. Louis
Lucille/Shirelle - ShirleyDanielle Steers
Swing
Understudy Barry Mann (1st)
Andy Coxon
SwingJason Denton
SwingMichael Anthony Duke
Swing
Understudy Gerry Goffin (2nd), Barry Mann (2nd), Donnie Kirshner (2nd)
Joel Harper-Jackson
Swing
Understudy Cynthia Weil (2nd)
Rosie Heath
SwingAisha Jawando
SwingHannah Jay-Allen
Swing
Understudy Genie Klein (2nd)
Leigh Lothian
Orchestra
Musical Director/KeyboardMatt Smith
Assistant Md/KeyboardAdam Dennis
KeyboardRob Tagagrt
WoodwindDave Bishop & Martin Williams
Trumpet/FlugelSimon Gardner
Trombone/Bass TromboneAlistair White
GuitarsAdam Goldsmith & Lewis Osbourne
Bass GuitarSteve Pearce
DrumsNeal Wilkinson
PercussionJulian Poole
Orchestra ManagementSylvia Addison for Music Solutions Ltd

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