Dolly Parton maps fall dates

Country star will hit the road next month

Dolly Parton has announced a run of live shows, kicking off October 17 in Boca Raton, Florida.

The singer is continuing to support her album ‘Backwoods Barbie’, which was released in February this year.

Meanwhile, a musical version of the singer’s film ‘Nine To Five’ is set to open on Broadway in New York, with music and lyrics written by Parton herself.

‘9 To 5: The Musical’ will feature Parton‘s Oscar-nominated song of the same name, as well as a further 20 new songs from the country legend. The show will debut in Los Angeles this month, and hits Broadway in the spring.

She will play:

Boca Raton, FL Mizner Park Amphitheatre (October 17)

Orlando, FL UCF Arena (18)

Clearwater, FL Ruth Eckerd Hall (20)

Jacksonville, FL Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena (21)

Atlanta, GA Chastain Park Amphitheatre (24)

Richmond, KY EKU Brock Auditorium (25)

Louisville, KY Louisville Palace (26)

East Rutherford, NJ Izod Center (31)

Providence, RI Providence Performing Arts Center (November 1)

Mashantucket, CT The MGM Grand at Foxwoods (2)

Norfolk, VA Constant Convocation Center (6)

Reading, PA Sovereign Center (7)

Rama, Ontario Casino Rama (9, 10)

–By our New York staff.

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