Julia Knitel as Carole King and Liam Tobin as her writing partner, Gerry Goffin, in the touring production of “Beautiful.” Joan Marcus
Julia Knitel as Carole King and Liam Tobin as her writing partner, Gerry Goffin, in the touring production of “Beautiful.” Joan Marcus

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