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Thursday, Aug 13, 2015

Wayne Brady Steps Into 'Kinky Boots'

Wayne Brady Steps Into 'Kinky Boots'

The "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" star will play Lola beginning Nov. 21.

Tuesday, Jun 30, 2015

8 Shows Featuring Prominent LGBT Characters

8 Shows Featuring Prominent LGBT Characters

Just because pride weekend is past doesn’t mean the celebrations of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people on and off Broadway are over.

Friday, Dec 27, 2013

Babs and Bette Get Together

Babs and Bette Get Together

Plus the “Kinky Boots” replacements are here, Hugh Jackman disappears from 'Houdini" and meet the “Bronx Bombers.”

Saturday, Dec 7, 2013

A “Spring Awakening” Reunion

A “Spring Awakening” Reunion

Plus “Kinky Boots” originals depart, Mazzie heads to "Bullets Over Broadway" and HBO nabs “700 Sundays.”

Tuesday, Apr 30, 2013

"Kinky Boots" Gets a Leading 13 Tony Award Nods

"Kinky Boots" Gets a Leading 13 Tony Award Nods

The Cyndi Lauper-scored "Kinky Boots" has earned a leading 13 Tony Award nominations, with the British import "Matilda: The Musical" close behind with 12.

Friday, Apr 5, 2013

Review: In “Kinky Boots,” Boys Just Wanna Wear Shoes

Review: In “Kinky Boots,” Boys Just Wanna Wear Shoes

“Kinky Boots” is a brash, if predictable musical that will appeal to fans of composer Cyndi Lauper and writer Harvey Fierstein

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