Book by Douglas McGrath
Words and Music by Gerry Goffin & Carole King   Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil
Music by Arrangement with Sony/ATV Music Publishing
Orchestrations, Vocal and Incidental Music Arrangements by Steve Sidwell

June 8–August 6, 2023
Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage

An undeniable pop phenomenon, Carole King has touched countless lives with her enduring music. Witness the inspiring true story of King’s rise to stardom—from her teens in a songwriting duo to her triumph as a solo artist with the chart-busting platinum album Tapestry. This rousing show features unforgettable classics by King and her contemporaries—“The Locomotion,” “One Fine Day,” “You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling,” “Will You Love Me Tomorrow,” “(You Make Me Feel Like a) Natural Woman,” and many more.

Presenting Sponsor

iA Financial Group

  • Showtimes
    Running time: approx. 2h 20m, including one intermission

    Monday Closed
    Tuesday 7:30 PM
    Wednesday 1:30 PM
    & 7:30 PM
    Thursday 7:30 PM
    Friday 8 PM
    Saturday 2 PM & 8 PM
    Sunday 2 PM
  • Related Events
    Sunday Salon
    Sunday, June 18, 2023 – 2 PM

    Talkback Tuesday
    Tuesday, June 27, 2023 – 7:30 PM

    VocalEye Performances
    Sunday, July 2, 2023 – 2 PM
    Friday, July 7, 2023 – 8 PM
  • Show Materials
  • Seat Map
  • Directions + Parking
    Granville @ 12th, 2750 Granville Street
    Vancouver, BC
    V6H 3J3

    Parking Tips
  • Content Advisory
    This production may contain theatrical devices (e.g., water-based fog and haze) and mature content. Please contact our box office for more information.


Artistic Team


  1. Paul Almeida Ensemble
  2. Ivy Charles Ensemble/Shirelle
  3. Frankie Cottrell Ensemble/Neil Sedaka
  4. Daniel Curalli Gerry Goffin
  5. Emily Dallas Ensemble/Swing
  6. Cecilly Day Ensemble/Swing
  7. Maria Fernandes Janelle Woods/Ensemble
  8. Daniela Fernandez Cynthia Weil
  9. Jeffrey Follis Ensemble/Diamond/Righteous Brother
  10. Andrew J. Hampton Ensemble/Drifter
  11. Kaylee Harwood Carole King
  12. Shaquan Lewis Ensemble/Drifter
  13. Jesse Lipscombe Ensemble/Swing
  14. Jennifer Lynch Betty/Marilyn/Dance Captain
  15. Kamyar Pazandeh Barry Mann
  16. Dawn Pemberton Ensemble/Shirelle
  17. Hal Wesley Rogers Ensemble/Drifter
  18. Jason Sakaki Ensemble/Swing
  19. Kirk Smith Donnie Kirshner
  20. Ali Watson Ensemble/Shirelle
  21. Tenaj Williams Ensemble/Drifter
  22. Beatrice Zeilinger Genie King


  1. Ken Cormier Keyboard 1
  2. Jane Milliken Keyboard 2
  3. Angus Kellett Keyboard 3
  4. Sasha Niechoda Associate Musical Director/Keyboard 4
  5. Ingrid Stitt Reeds
  6. Andreas Schuld Guitars
  7. Martin Fisk Drums/Percussion
  8. Henry Christian Trumpet
  9. Tina Chang Backup Keyboard 4


  1. Ashlie Corcoran Director
  2. Julie Tomaino Choreographer
  3. Ken Cormier Musical Director
  4. Cory Sincennes Set Designer
  5. Stephanie Kong Costume Designer
  6. Michelle Ramsay Lighting Designer
  7. Deanna H. Choi Sound Designer
  8. Michelle Thorne Intimacy Director
  9. Adam Henderson Dialect Coach
  10. Desirée Leverenz Assistant Director*
  11. Carley Ishii Assistant Choreographer*
  12. Za Hughes Apprentice Lighting Designer

  13. Caryn Fehr Stage Manager
  14. Evan Ren Assistant Stage Manager
  15. Victoria Snashall Assistant Stage Manager
  16. Stephanie Barclay Apprentice Stage Manager

*This position is funded by the Denis Simpson Fund in partnership with CIBC.