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Backstage on Broadway: 'Beautiful' new way to hear Carole King show

From singing with the legendary Carole King to taking home a Tony, Jessie Mueller is a natural woman who knows no limits.

PIX11 anchor, Tamsen Fadal, caught up with the star of Broadway’s ‘Beautiful.’ 513 more words


Everybody's doo-oo-in' a brand-new dance now . . .

Little Eva scored her first and only #1 hit on August 25, 1962, with “The Loco-Motion.”

Eva Narcissus Boyd (June 29, 1943 – April 10, 2003) moved from North Carolina to New York City and had the good luck to be hired as a babysitter by Carole King and Gerry Goffin, who were writing hit songs at Aldon Music for other singers. 344 more words

Up on the coffee table

Karaoke Thursday in my home is a sure predictor of footprints on the coffee table the next morning.

They are my wife’s footprints. Karaoke Thursday is entirely an invention of my wife, and it has reintroduced me to some music that I like much more than I had remembered. 850 more words

And 'Beautiful' It Was...

Theatre has always been one of the greatest joys of my life; one of the few art forms that can transport my generally crazy neuroses into a place of calm, unmatched elation and true, childlike wonderment. 421 more words