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Kinky Boots

Kinky Boots

by Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein

Award-Winning, Based on a Film, Comedy, Critically-Acclaimed

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Kinky Boots

Kinky Boots




A new musical adaptation of the British comedy film, Kinky Boots.


Story:

Kinky Boots follows Charlie Price, who is forced to save his family's shoe factory in Northern England after the sudden death of his father. Charlie finds inspiration in Lola, a fabulous entertainer in need of some sturdy stilettos. As the unlikely pair works to turn the factory around, they find they have more in common than they ever dreamed possible.


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THEATRE

Al Hirschfeld Theatre
302 W. 45th St.
New York, NY

Info and Directions

Schedule
MONDAY
Dark
TUESDAY
7 PM
WEDNESDAY
2 and 8 PM
THURSDAY
7 PM
FRIDAY
8 PM
SATURDAY
2 and 8 PM
SUNDAY
3 PM

Important Dates
PREVIEWS: Mar 3, 2013
OPENING: Apr 4, 2013


Run Time
2 hours and 20 minutes (1 Intermission)


NOTE: Most shows have special holiday dates and times. Check the official website for more information.

Composer

Composer and Lyricist
Cyndi Lauper

Librettist

Librettist
Harvey Fierstein



  • Premiere
  • 2005 Film

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Al Hirschfeld Theatre
Opening Night
April 4, 2013
Original Cast
Stark Sands, Billy Porter, Annaleigh Ashford, Celina Carvajal, Daniel Sherman, Marcus Neville, Paul Canaan, Kevin Smith Kirkwood, Kyle Taylor Parker, Kyle Post, Charlie Sutton, Joey Taranto, Andy Kelso, Tory Ross, Jen Perry, Josh Caggiano, Adinah Alexander, Eric Anderson, Eugene Barry-Hill, Stephen Berger, Caroline Bowman, Sandra Denise, Eric Leviton, Ellyn Marie Marsh, John Jeffrey Martin, Marquise Neal, Clifton Oliver, Nathan Peck, Robert Pendilla, Lucia Spina, Sebastian Hedges Thomas, John Ernest Adams
Director
Jerry Mitchell
Choreographer
Jerry Mitchell
Producer
Daryl Roth, Hal Luftig, Nederlander Presentations, Inc., Terry Allen Kramer, Independent Presenters Network, Yasuhiro Kawana, Jane Bergere, Ron Fierstein and Dorsey Regal, Allan S. Gordon/Adam S. Gordon, Jayne Baron Sherman, Jim Kierstead, Gregory Rae, Adam Blanshay
Musical Director
Brian Usifer
Scenic Design
David Rockwell
Costume Design
Gregg Barnes
Lighting Design
Kenneth Posner
Sound Design
John Shivers

2005 Film Version

Movie Name
Kinky Boots
Type
Non-Musical
Director
Julian Jarrold
Screenplay
Geoff Deane, Tim Firth
Starring
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Joel Edgerton, Sarah-Jane Potts




CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album


Sheetmusic

Sheetmusic
Vocal Selections


Videos

DVD
Original Hollywood Version DVD


Other

Merchandise




2013 Tony Award Nominations

Best Musical
Best Original Score
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical - Billy Porter
Best Choreography
Best Orchestrations
Best Sound Design of a Musical Best Book of a Musical
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical - Stark Sands
Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical - Annaleigh Ashford
Best Director of a Musical
Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Best Costume Design of a Musical
Best Lighting Design of a Musical

2013 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Actor in a Musical - Billy Porter
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical - Annaleigh Ashford

2013 Drama League Award Nominations

Distinguished Production of a Musical
Distinguished Performance Award - Billy Porter
Distinguished Performance Award - Stark Sands

2013 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations

Outstanding New Broadway Musical
Outstanding New Score
Outstanding Actor in a Musical - Billy Porter
Outstanding Director of a Musical
Outstanding Book of a Musical
Outstanding Choreographer
Outstanding Costume Design
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical - Daniel Stewart Sherman
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical - Annaleigh Ashford

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