Sirius XM Features KINKY BOOTS This Weekend|
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2013
Kinky Boots, the new smash hit Broadway musical that brings together four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper (Music & Lyrics), will be taking over the airwaves on Sirius XM this Memorial Day Weekend, offering a preview of the show's Original Broadway Cast Recording (Masterworks Broadway), one of the most anticipated Broadway CDs in years. (more...)
Photo Coverage: Harvey Fierstein and KINKY BOOTS Celebrate the Brooklyn Diner's New 'Harvey Hot Dog'!
by Walter McBride - May 23, 2013
The Brooklyn Diner yesterday dedicated its famous 15-Bite Brooklyn Diner 'All Beef' Hot Dog to Harvey Fierstein, one of Brooklyn's favorite sons. Check out photos below! (more...)
STAGE TUBE: KINKY BOOTS Media Montage - Billy Porter, Cyndi Lauper and More!
by Stage Tube - May 19, 2013
The Tony nominated Kinky Boots put together a montage of the media craze since the announcement of its 12 nominations last month. Click below to watch interviews and clips featuring stars Stark Sands and Billy Porter, and the musical's creative team, including Cyndi Lauper, Harvey Fierstein and more! (more...)
BWW TV Exclusive: Meet the 2013 Tony Nominees- KINKY BOOT's Annaleigh Ashford on Her Tonys Powerball Win!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 18, 2013
BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was thrilled to sit down and speak with nearly all of this year's Tony Award nominees at the official Tonys Meet & Greet on May 1, 2013, and we will be bringing you special coverage on all of them throughout the awards season. Today we bring you Annaleigh Ashford, a nominee for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical for Kinky Boots. Check out what she had to say below! (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Go Behind the Scenes of the KINKY BOOTS Cast Recording!
by Stage Tube - May 14, 2013
Go behind the scenes of the cast recording session in the video below! (more...)
In the Spotlight Series: Tony Nominee Cyndi Lauper
by Walter McBride - May 13, 2013
Nominations in 26 competitive categories for the American Theatre Wing's 67th Annual Antoinette Perry 'Tony' Awards were announced late last month by Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Sutton Foster. Check out the full list of Tony nods here, and below you can check out photos of nominee Cyndi Lauper in the BroadwayWorld.com series 'In The Spotlight' by acclaimed photographer Walter McBride below! (more...)
Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, May 11 - Mother's Day Edition with KINKY BOOTS, CHICAGO, NEWSIES and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2013
It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' round-up. Today's photos feature Mother's Day SIPs from Kinky Boots, CHICAGO, NEWSIES and more, plus the cast of NICE WORK channeling THE GREAT GATSBY, the return of SIP 'co-founders' Max von Essen and Andrew Keenan-Bolger to the game, and shots from THE BOOK OF MORMON, MATILDA, ANN, MOTOWN, F#%KING UP EVERYTHING, WICKED, LES MISERABLES, THE LION KING, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, JERSEY BOYS, BROADWAY BARES, MAME, THE WIZARD OF OZ in Toronto and more! (more...)
Photo Flash: Whoopi Goldberg Sports KINKY BOOTS on 'The View'
by TV News Desk - May 9, 2013
THE VIEW host Whoopi Goldberg surprised audience members yesterday when she appeared on her live morning talk show sporting a pairs of high red patent leather lace up thigh boots, straight out of the new Broadway musical KINKY BOOTS. Check out the fashionable footwear below! (more...)
Theater Talk Features KINKY BOOTS This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2013
THEATER TALK welcomes Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper, creators of Broadway's hit Kinky Boots. The fun and revealing new interview premieres Friday, May 10, 2013 at 1 AM (Saturday morning) on Thirteen/PBS, and repeats in the New York metro area on CUNY TV* Saturday at 8:30 PM, Sunday at 12:30 PM, and Monday at 7:30 AM, 1:30 PM, and 7:30 PM. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Jared Zirilli Chats with KINKY BOOTS' Jerry Mitchell on 'Broadway Boo's!'
by Stage Tube - May 5, 2013
HELL HAS FROZEN OVER and I have somehow gotten THE JERRY MITCHELL to come aboard the Broadway Boo Interview Express! Just receiving Tony nominations for best direction AND choreography for 'KINKY BOOTS', and with a resume' full of Broadway hits, Jerry and I chat about: audition do's and dont's, fire island beach life, goats on tables AND MORE! Enjoy! (more...)
STAGE TUBE: KINKY BOOTS' Cyndi Lauper Talks Composing, the Tonys and More!
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2013
ABC went backstage with KINKY BOOTS' composer and '80s pop icon Cyndi Lauper, who might be the first woman to win a Tony Award for best original score. The musical just received 13 Tony nominations. Watch the interview below! (more...)
VIDEO: Harvey Fierstein, Billy Porter Chat KINKY BOOTS on Wendy Williams
by TV News Desk - May 3, 2013
On today's 'The Wendy Williams Show', KINKY BOOTS creator Harvey Fierstein and star Billy Porter tell Wendy about their new Broadway musical, that just received 13 Tony nominations. Check out the clip below! (more...)
KINKY BOOTS Eyeing the West End?
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2013
In light of KINKY BOOTS' 13 Tony nominations and the show's upcoming cast album release, it's only fitting that the musical's producers are looking beyond Broadway. According to the Daily Mail, Kinky Boots is eyeing the West End, though when the show will transfer across the pond is far from set. (more...)
Twitter Watch: Katy Perry-'If Billy Porter Doesn't Win Tony...There Will Be Words'
by BWW - May 1, 2013
On Twitter Watch, Katy Perry wrote 'Just saw KINKY BOOTS on broadway & cried w/joy from it's powerful, beautiful message. Congrats on every of its deserved 13 Tony nominations!
AND if Billy Porter doesn't win the Tony for best actor in a musical... There will be words... Trust?' (more...)
KINKY BOOTS Tony Nominees Stark Sands, Billy Porter and Annaleigh Ashford Set for Barnes & Noble Album Signing, 5/31
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2013
Produced by Cyndi Lauper, Stephen Oremus, William Wittman and Sammy James, Jr., the KINKY BOOTS Original Broadway Cast Recording will be available on Tuesday, May 28th, 2013. The show will hold a cast album signing on May 31 at the Upper East Side Barnes & Noble. (more...)
2013 Tony Reactions: Cyndi Lauper 'jumping up and down!'
by BWW News Desk - April 30, 2013
Cyndi Lauper, nominated for BEST ORIGINAL SCORE for KINKY BOOTS (on Twitter) (more...)
2013 Tony Reactions: Stark Sands & Billy Porter Talk KINKY Noms
by BWW News Desk - April 30, 2013
Stark Sands, BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE IN A MUSICAL for KINKY BOOTS and Billy Porter, BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE IN A MUSICAL for KINKY BOOTS (more...)
KINKY BOOTS Cast Recording Set for 5/28 Release
by BWW News Desk - April 29, 2013
Masterworks Broadway has just announced the release of the Original Broadway Cast Recording of Kinky Boots. Produced by Cyndi Lauper, Stephen Oremus, William Wittman and Sammy James, Jr., the album will be available on Tuesday, May 28th, 2013. (more...)
KINKY BOOTS Original Cast Album to Get 5/28 Release
by BWW News Desk - April 26, 2013
MASTERWORKS BROADWAY has announced the release of the Original Broadway Cast Recording of Kinky Boots. Produced by Cyndi Lauper, Stephen Oremus, William Wittman and Sammy James, Jr., the album will be available on Tuesday, May 28th, 2013. (more...)
VIDEO: Cyndi Lauper Talks KINKY BOOTS with Jay Leno!
by TV News Desk - April 13, 2013
Last night, April 12, Jay Leno's guests included Adam Levine and Cyndi Lauper, with musical guest The Airborne Toxic Event. Lauper discussed her Broadway musical KINKY BOOTS, and you can check out the interview below! (more...)
KINKY BOOTS' Cyndi Lauper Announces 'She's So Unusual Tour'
by BWW News Desk - April 8, 2013
In celebration of the 30th anniversary of her album 'She's So Unusual' legendary singer Cyndi Lauper has announced a 23-date U.S. tour, beginning June 12th in San Diego, CA. (more...)
Photo Coverage: Inside the KINKY BOOTS Gypsy Robe Ceremony!
by Walter McBride - April 7, 2013
The company of Kinky Boots just celebrated their opening with the Gypsy Robe ritual with the company's recipient Charlie Sutton. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the event and brings you full photo coverage below! (more...)
Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, April 6 - KINKY BOOTS and LUCKY GUY Celebrate Opening Week, HARDBODY Raps and More!
by BWW News Desk - April 6, 2013
It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' round-up. Today's photos feature the casts of KINKY BOOTS and LUCKY GUY celebrating opening week, a first SIP from THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL, the ladies and gentlemen of NICE WORK getting their soap opera on, the cast of HANDS ON A HARDBODY showing off their rapping chops, spring wishes from BOOK OF MORMON, MATILDA celebrating 600 performances in London, and photos from HIT THE WALL, A (TOOTH) FAIRY TALE, THE FANTASTICKS, PETER PAN, FLASHDANCE, MARY POPPINS, WICKED, HAIR and more! (more...)
BWW TV: Let Them Raise You Up! Chatting with the Cast of KINKY BOOTS on Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - April 5, 2013
BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there for ll of the opening night festivities to chat with the whole cast and creative team. Check out what they had to say on the big night below! (more...)
Photo Coverage: Inside KINKY BOOTS' Theatre Arrivals - Part Two
by Walter McBride - April 5, 2013
BroadwayWorld.com was there to capture the whole evening, including the show's star-studded theatre arrivals. Check out who was there for the big night below and CLICK HERE for Part 1! (more...)