Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Watch 'Sex Is in the Heel' From the Upcoming Kinky Boots Film Screening by Playbill Staff

Filmed in HD during a performance at London's Adelphi Theatre, the Tony-winning musical comes to cinemas June 22.

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Odds & Ends: Pose Renewed for Third Season & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today.Pose Renewed for Third Season on FX Here's a reason to party. The fierce Golden Globe-nominated series Pose from TV hitmaker (a…

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Enter for a Chance to Win a Pair of Tickets to See Kinky Boots Screening by Felicia Fitzpatrick

Welcome to the Land of Lola (on the big screen)!

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Billy Porter To Direct THE PURISTS at Huntington Theatre Company

Huntington Theatre Company announced today that tickets to The Purists are now on sale to the general public. The world premiere play, directed by Tony and Grammy Award winner Billy Porter (…

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Broadway’s Next Class: Florrie Bagel by Mo Brady

by Abigail Charpentier Florrie Bagel (Photo by Corinne Louie) …

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Sunday, June 16, 2019

25 Songs for a Very Broadway Father's Day!

Today is all about dads, and we're celebrating Father's Day 2019 in a very Broadway way. Below, check out some of the greatest paternal showtunes of all time, including happy songs to fathe…

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Friday, June 14, 2019

Odds & Ends: The Cast of The Prom to Perform at New York's TrevorLIVE Gala & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. The Cast of The Prom to Perform at New York's TrevorLIVE Gala It's time to dance! The mega-talented company of the Tony-nominat…

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Billy Porter Releases New Single, 'Love Yourself' by Logan Culwell-Block

The Tony- and Grammy-winning Pose and Kinky Boots star's new track is available to stream and as a digital download.

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Billy Porter Sings 'Everything's Coming Up Roses' at the 2019 Tony Awards by Dan Meyer

The Kinky Boots Tony winner and Pose star participated in a karaoke rendition of the Gypsy classic during a commercial break.

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First Person: Matt Henry on fulfilling 'a dream come true' to play the legendary singer Sam Cooke by Matt Henry

The Olivier Award-winning alumnus of 'Kinky Boots' shifts gears to tell a vibrant story of 1960s America When I first read One Night in Miami, I instantly felt a strong connection to the …

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Monday, June 10, 2019

Odds & Ends: Dave Malloy's Sold-Out Octet Adds Special Benefit Performance & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today and this weekend. Dave Malloy's Sold-Out Octet Adds Special Benefit Performance Signature Theatre's acclaimed, sold-out world p…

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VIDEO: Billy Porter Talks His TONYS Outfit and What's Next for POSE on GMA

Billy Porter was a guest on Monday morning's episode of Good Morning America. During the interview, the hosts talk about Porter's iconic look at the 2019 Tony Awards on Sunday, which was mad…

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The Best-Dressed Broadway Stars on the 2019 Tony Awards Red Carpet by Caitlin Moynihan

The 2019 Tony Awards has officially begun, which means dozens of Tony hopefuls are showing off their fiercest smize and poses on the red carpet before heading in to the ceremony at Radio Cit…

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Making Billy Porter’s 2019 Tony Awards Red Carpet Look by Ruthie Fierberg

How the show curtain from Kinky Boots became a political and fashion statement.

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Sunday, June 9, 2019

Billy Porter wears 'Kinky Boots' curtain couture on Tonys red carpet by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Pittsburgh native was a presenter at the 2019 awards show, celebrating Broadway’s best.

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Jimmy Award Winner Renée Rapp Steps In as Mean Girls 'Queen Bee' Regina by Andy Lefkowitz

Strong-voiced 2018 Jimmy Award winner Renée Rapp takes over the role of "Queen Bee" Regina George in the Tony-nominated musical Mean Girls beginning on June 7. Rapp will play a limited e…

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Thursday, June 6, 2019
Wednesday, June 5, 2019

West End needs to better support gay dads – Matt Henry by Georgia Snow

Matt Henry has revealed he was forced to leave Kinky Boots when he had his son because it did not have the

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Actor Matt Henry: ‘When you leave London, you get a grittier response – it’s exciting’ by Nick Clark

From selling ice cream at the Adelphi to winning an Olivier for Kinky Boots at the same venue, Matt Henry has seen

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Tony Winner Lena Hall Sets New York Stage Return in Meat Loaf Musical Bat Out of Hell by Andy Lefkowitz

This just might be the news of the day! Power-voiced Tony winner Lena Hall has been cast as Sloane in the upcoming New York City Center run of the Meat Loaf musical Bat Out of Hell. The prev…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Sutton Foster, Audra McDonald, Ben Platt & More to Present at the 2019 Tony Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

An A-list lineup of stars will make Broadway dreams come true next month. Presenters have been announced for the 73rd Annual Tony Awards, scheduled for June 9 at Radio City Music Hall. The…

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

10 must-see shows at LI theaters this summer

Get your tickets for 10-must see shows, including the regional premiere of "Kinky Boots," at Long Island theaters this summer.

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Jimmy Award Winner Renée Rapp to Make Broadway Debut as Regina in Mean Girls by Andy Lefkowitz

Renée Rapp is toughening up for Broadway. The strong-voiced 2018 Jimmy Award winner will take over the role of "Queen Bee" Regina George in the Tony-nominated musical Mean Girls beginn…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

"Eric LaJuan Summers was Inspirational." by Mo Brady

by Rashidra Scott In support of the Broadway Community’s petition to have Eric LaJuan Summers included in the “In Memoriam” section of the 73rd Tony Awards Telecast, we are sharing mes…

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Friday, May 17, 2019

KINKY BOOTS Will Screen in US Cinemas Next Month by BroadwayWorld

Filmed at the Adelphi Theatre in London, Kinky Boots arrives in movie theaters nationwide June 25 and 29 only. In addition to the full production, audiences will enjoy an exclusive behind-th…

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Filmed Version of Kinky Boots Musical to Hit U.S. Theatres in June by Adam Hetrick

The West End production was filmed at London’s Adelphi Theatre, starring Olivier Award winner Matt Henry as Lola and Killian Donnelly as Charlie.

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Odds & Ends: Watch Corey Cott in Filthy Rich, See Sutton Foster & Laura Benanti in Younger & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Watch Corey Cott and Kim Cattrall in the Trailer for Fox's Filthy Rich All right, now this just looks downright juicy. As previ…

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Broadway’s Wayne Brady to Join Jason Robert Brown in Concert by Ruthie Fierberg

The former Kinky Boots and Hamilton star joins the Tony Award–winning composer for his SubCulture residency.

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Caroline Bowman And More Join KINKY BOOTS at The Muny by BroadwayWorld

The Muny announced today its complete cast, design and production team for Kinky Boots, the second show of its second century, June 19 - 25.

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Caroline Bowman, John Scherer, More Will Join J. Harrison Ghee and Taylor Louderman in Muny Kinky Boots by Andrew Gans

Performances will begin at the St. Louis venue June 19.

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Annaleigh Ashford on Doing a 'Death Drop' in Her Live from Lincoln Center Concert & Making Future Plans with Jake Gyllenhaal by Beth Stevens

Annaleigh Ashford is excited to share what she calls her “weird shtick” with the viewing public when the Live from Lincoln Center—Stars in Concert special airs on PBS on May 17. The …

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