Now that the stage lights are back on, Dolly’s teaming up with film producer Maria Schlatter to turn her grand story into a reality. The musical is set to be a rollercoaster ride through her childhood, the Porter Wagoner era, and every twist in her remarkable journey.
Dolly spilled the details on how the musical will cleverly blend past and present, using characters and songs to narrate her extraordinary life. And you can bet she’s got a few surprises up her sleeve for that extra touch of brilliance.
“It tells a good story,” Parton said. “I think people are gonna enjoy the way we’ve done it.”