Thursday, October 22, 2020
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Musical of the Month: Hairspray: The Creatives by JK

Last week's Musical of the Month column focused on what has become of the original cast of Hairspray since they took Broadway by storm during the summer of 2002. This week, we'll take a loo…

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Thursday, October 15, 2020

Call Answered: Eric Hicks Interview: Schitt's Creek, Love in Harmony Valley, Spiritual Practitioner, Vegan Life by Adam Rothenberg

Eric Hicks is an actor, spiritual practitioner, vegan, and animal rights advocate. He could also give Sarah Jessica Parker and Kinky Boots’ “Charlie Price” a run for their money on his…

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Musical of the Month: Hairspray: The Cast by JK

We started off this month's Musical of the Month, Hairspray with a look back at the origins and facts behind the original Broadway production. This week, we take a closer look at that cas…

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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Ms. Broadway September 2020: Diana's Jeanna de Waal by JK

In what has generally been a nightmare scenario for Broadway, one of the first bright spots of the pandemic has been the news that the new musical Diana was being filmed for a Netflix relea…

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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Billy Porter, Phoebe Waller-Bridge & More Among Time 100 Most Influential People by Lindsey Sullivan

Theater fans will spot some names they know (and love!) on this year's Time 100, Time magazine's list of the most influential people in the world. The list was revealed on a primetime televi…

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Monday, September 21, 2020

For The Phantom of the Opera's Greg Mills, Broadway's the Family Business by Broadway.com

Living near the theater district during the Broadway shutdown, photographer and performer Matthew Stocke has been haunted walking past the empty palaces sitting in repose, waiting for the li…

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Celebrate Tony Award Winner Billy Porter With a Look Back at Kinky Boots by Marc J. Franklin

The stage and screen star celebrates his birthday September 21.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

Christopher Convery Interview for Performer Stuff Pro Series by Performerstuff

Christopher Convery Interview for Performer Stuff Pro Series Written by: Mark Pawsey September 18, 2020 To continue with Performers Stuff Pro Series, please welcome young actor Christo…

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Tuesday, September 15, 2020

In the Absence of Live Theatre, Some Touring Venues Will Offer In-Person Screenings of Filmed Performances by Ryan McPhee

The partnership between Broadway Booking Office and BY Experience will present socially distanced presentations of Kinky Boots, Fleabag, and more.

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Broadway Touring Venues Will Show Filmed Productions Including KINKY BOOTS, ONE MAN TOW GUVNORS, and More

Broadway Booking Office NYC and BY Experience have teamed up to bring filmed theater performances to Broadway touring theaters across the United States.

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Saturday, August 29, 2020

VIDEO: University of Michigan's Musical Theatre Class of 2021 Mash Up HAMILTON, SIX, FROZEN, KINKY BOOTS, and More For an Epic Parody Performance

University of Michigana??s musical theatre class of 2021 performed a fun parody mashup of iconic songs from musicals!

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Call Redialed: NEW Telly Leung Interview: Broadway Actor, GLEE, Bristol Riverside Theatre's Summer Fest 2020 by Adam Rothenberg

I always love interviewing Telly Leung, so I was thrilled he was available for this new interview during Broadway’s shutdown. I have enjoyed seeing Telly on Broadway, TV, and in concert. …

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Monday, August 17, 2020

The Inheritance's Jake Odmark on Earning His New Yorker Badge of Honor During COVID-19 by Broadway.com

Living near the theater district during the Broadway shutdown, photographer and performer Matthew Stocke has been haunted walking past the empty palaces sitting in repose, waiting for the li…

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Friday, August 14, 2020

Broadway Games: The Play's The Thing - Actor Edition by JK

Last week's game was all about actresses who have forged stage careers with both musicals and plays in their credits. (Answers below.) This week, it's the actors' turn. Nathan Lane is a grea…

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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

"That Is A Definite Silver Lining" by Mo Brady

from Broadway Roulette …

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4 Terrific Kyle Taylor Parker Broadway Soul Covers Ahead Of New Album

Kyle Taylor Parker, of Kinky Boots and Smokey Joe's Cafe, will be releasing Broadway Soul, Vol. 2 and we are loving his Broadway Soul covers of some musical theatre classics.

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Friday, August 7, 2020

Crafting a Score With Broadway Arranger, Orchestrator, and Music Supervisor Stephen Oremus by Logan Culwell-Block

Go behind the scenes of the creation of Wicked, Kinky Boots, and more when the two-time Tony winner takes your questions live on The Broadway Q&A from Playbill and The Growing Studio.

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VIDEO: KINKY BOOTS Makes the News in South Korea

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Kinky Boots is returning to Seoul, South Korea! A video was recently shared on Instagram, showing cast members featured in a news piece in South Korea.…

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Best of the Decade: Up and Comers, Part I by JK

Over the past ten seasons, theater fans were blessed with some amazing performances, design marvels and directorial wonders from from lifelong favorites. But the decade also brought us the b…

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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

'Teachers Saved My Life': Billy Porter on the Intersection of Arts Education and Black Lives Matter by Logan Culwell-Block

The Kinky Boots Tony winner spoke to arts educators about the profound impact of teachers in his life during the virtual Broadway Teachers Workshop.

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Monday, July 20, 2020

Five Broadway Ensemble Members to Join Michael James Scott for Roundtable Discussion by Caitlin Moynihan

As previously announced, Aladdin star Michael James Scott has joined the team of Broadway.com's popular daily live news show #LiveatFive to host a weekly roundtable discussion with theater s…

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: The Great Performances Part 3 by JK

All this week, we've been celebrating some truly amazing performances from the past ten Broadway seasons. These are thirty of the greatest star turns, each one iconic for a different reason.…

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Monday, July 13, 2020

Kyle Taylor Parker to Release New Album BROADWAY SOUL, VOL. 2 Featuring Shoshana Bean and More

Shoshana Bean (Waitress, Songs for a New World, Wicked, Hairspray) will join Kyle Taylor Parker (Kinky Boots, Smokey Joe's Cafe) on his upcoming album, Broadway Soul Vol. 2. The concept alb…

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Kinky Boots' Kyle Taylor Parker Will Release Volume 2 of Broadway Soul Album by Andrew Gans

The new recording is produced and co-arranged by Sonny Paladino and Ari Groover.

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Monday, July 6, 2020

Kyle Taylor Parker to Release Sophomore Album BROADWAY SOUL VOL. 2

Kinky Boots Star, Kyle Taylor Parker joins forces with Broadway veterans to deliver his sophomore album, a?oeBroadway Soul, Vol.2a??

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Sunday, June 28, 2020

Watch Billy Porter, Cyndia Lauper, and More in this Megamix of Kinky Boots’ ‘Raise You Up’ by Ruthie Fierberg

Along with original cast members Stark Sands and Annaleigh Ashford, the video also features performers from Broadway over the years, the national tour, and casts from Germany, South Korea, a…

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Watch Billy Porter, Cyndi Lauper, and More in This Megamix of Kinky Boots’ ‘Raise You Up’ by Ruthie Fierberg

Along with original cast members Stark Sands and Annaleigh Ashford, the video also features performers from Broadway over the years, the national tour, and casts from Germany, South Korea, a…

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VIDEO: Past KINKY BOOTS Cast Members Perform 'Raise You Up', Including Billy Porter, Stark Sands, Annaleigh Ashford, and More!

Past cast members from various productions of Kinky Boots have created a video in honor of pride, performing the show's finale, 'Raise You Up'!

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