Kinky Boots: Musical Info & Synopsis


Synopsis:

Kinky Boots tells the story of Charlie Price, a struggling shoe factory owner in Northampton, England. When he discovers the struggling factory can be saved by producing high-heeled boots for drag queens, he forms an unlikely partnership with Lola, a fabulous drag queen and entertainer. Together, they venture into a world of creativity and acceptance, defying societal norms and prejudices. Kinky Boots is a journey of self-acceptance and understanding, reminding us to be proud of who we are and stand tall in our own fabulous shoes.


Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2012)

Cast Size: 15+

Genre: Dramedy

Setting: Present / England (London, Northampton)


Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Cyndi Lauper

Book: Harvey Fierstein


Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (2013)➝

Original West End Cast (2016)➝


Links

Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Music Theatre International➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


Tags

2010s, Based on a Movie, Feel-GoodLGBTQ+Mega MusicalPop/RockPopularTony Award


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