Kinky Boots Buzz– The new Cyndi Lauper/Harvey Fierstein musical, Opens in Chicago

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The digital buzz about the Broadway bound production of Kinky Boots.

“KINKY BOOTS” ANNOUNCES BROADWAY OPENING NIGHT AT THE AL HIRSCHFELD THEATRE

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Producers Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig have announced that Kinky Boots, the new musical that combines the forces of four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper (Music & Lyrics), will begin preview performances on Broadway at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, with an […]

Complete Cast announced for Cindy Lauper’s ‘Kinky Boots’

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The full cast and creative team for the World Premiere of Kinky Boots has been announced. The new musical brings together four time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy Award winner Cyndi Lauper (Music & Lyrics). Directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell, Kinky Boots will play the Bank […]

‘Priscilla Queen of the Desert’ to close on Broadway on June 24‎

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The Tony Award winning production of Priscilla Queen of the Desert will play its final performance on Broadway on Sunday evening, June 24 at the Palace Theatre after a total of 549 performances, including 23 previews and 526 regular performances. Priscilla Queen of the Desert celebrated its first year on Broadway March 20, […]

‘Priscilla Queen of the Desert’ celebrates 1-year annversary

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Priscilla Queen of the Desert celebrates its first year on Broadway today, March 20, at the Palace Theatre. The Tony Award-winning production will mark the achievement with the “Priscilla Pink Pie Face Pie” at the Pie Face bakery located on Broadway. Leading man, Tony Sheldon will unveil the dessert.  Also, “Cheer New York,” […]

Audra McDonald and Will Swenson to be honored by PFLAG

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PFLAG, Parents, Families, & Friends of Lesbians and Gays, will honor Broadway stars Audra McDonald and Will Swenson with the Straight for Equality in Entertainments Award, to be presented at the Fourth Annual Straight for Equality Awards Gala on April 2nd at the Marriott Marquis Times Square. Straight for Equality is a national […]

‘Animal House’ gets ready for the stage

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Send to Kindle“National Lampoon’s Animal House,” the 1978 classic comedy, will become a musical. Universal Pictures Stage Productions, in association with producers Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel and James L. Nederlander have announced the project. Richards and Frankel have produced nearly 30 Broadway productions in the past dozen years, including Spring Awakening, The Pajama Game and […]

Best of 2011: Top Ten Ad Campaigns

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Innovative ideas, A-List Celebrity, or just plain Luck Traditionally, word-of-mouth is noted as the most influential factor in show selection. Advertisements can only do so much to situate the show; people have to talk. Many productions have turned to alternative methods to aid in the sharing of information, promoting greater interest. Other shows […]

Broadway Bargains

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In an effort to combat the traditional lull in the Broadway season, NYC & Company, the city’s marketing, tourism and partnership organization, joined by The Broadway League and The New York Times has devised a program featuring some Broadway favorites. January 17 through February 10 marks Broadway Week. Broadway Week, which actually lasts 18 […]

Best of 2011: Top Ten Grossing Newcomers

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In the pursuit of fairness, here a list of the top grossing productions of 2011 that premiered in 2011. Of course, Spider-man performed a total of 381 shows on account of its record-breaking 161 preview performances, which (along with remarkable ticket sales) firmly cements the production in the number one spot. Also, worthy […]