BOSTON (CBS) – Country music legend Dolly Parton was honored Thursday night for her new musical in Boston.
She received a proclamation from the state of Massachusetts naming December 5th “Dolly Parton Smoky Mountain Christmas Day” just before the show’s world premiere at the Emerson Colonial Theater.
She wrote the new musical “Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol,” which is based on the Charles Dickens Classic, with a bluegrass twist.
Dolly Parton made a surprise appearance tonight at the Emerson Colonial Theater to kick off her new show, Smoky Mountain Christmas. She also received a proclamation from the State of MA naming Dec 5th 'Dolly Parton Smoky Mountain Christmas Day'. pic.twitter.com/wF0sSadHxZ
— WBZ | CBS Boston News (@wbz) December 6, 2019
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