Posted 6/7/24

A new show about Dolly Parton is hitting Broadway titled…“Hello, I’m Dolly.”

Dolly Parton is writing new songs to go along with some of her past hits and co-writing a stage story inspired by her life for a stage musical that she hopes to land on Broadway in 2026.

Parton will team up with Maria S. Schlatte on the story.

Parton is a national treasure, starring in movies, writing books, earning Grammys, becoming the first country artist to be named MusiCares Person of the Year and donating $1 million for coronavirus research.

With 52 Grammy nominations and 11 wins, she is the second-most nominated woman in Grammy history, the country icon earned the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award a decade ago.

Parton’s show will be the latest musician bio on Broadway using their songs, joining such recent artists as Neil Diamond, Michael Jackson, Carole King and Gloria and Emilio Estefan.