‘Kinky Boots’ Cast Album to Have May Release

The original Broadway cast album of the new Broadway musical Kinky Boots will be released in stores and digitally May 28 on the Masterworks Broadway label.

The cast of Kinky Boots began recording the show’s official Broadway album this past March. The album is being produced by Lauper, William Wittman, and Stephen Oremus who has served as a musical director, arranger, and/or orchestrator for Wicked, Avenue Q, All Shook Up, and 9 to 5. In 2011, Oremus won the Tony Award for Best Orchestration for The Book of Mormon. The album’s release date is scheduled for May 2013.

As previously announced, the hotly anticipated new musical brings together four-time Tony® Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy® Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper (Music & Lyrics). Kinky Boots, directed and choreographed by Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell. The production officially opened Thursday, April 4, 2013.

Inspired by a true story and based on the Miramax motion picture written by Geoff Deane and Tim Firth, Kinky Boots features a warm and witty book by Mr. Fierstein and a richly diverse musical score from Ms. Lauper, in her stunning theatrical debut. Mr. Mitchell has crafted a production bound to move, inspire and set audience’s feet dancing.

KINKY BOOTS

Winner of six Tony Awards® including BEST MUSICAL, KINKY BOOTS features a joyous, Tony-winning score by CYNDI LAUPER, direction and Tony-winning choreography by JERRY MITCHELL and a hilarious, uplifting book by four-time Tony winner HARVEY FIERSTEIN.

OVERVIEW

PHOTOS

VIDEOS


The design team for Kinky Boots includes Tony Award nominee David Rockwell (Scenic Design), Tony Award-winner Gregg Barnes (Costume Design), Tony Award-winner Kenneth Posner (Lighting Design), Drama Desk Award nominee John Shivers (Sound Design), Josh Marquette (Hair Design), Randy Houston Mercer (Make-up Design), with Musical Supervision, Arrangements and Orchestrations by Tony and Grammy Award-winner Stephen Oremus.

Click below to continue reading…

1 2

written by

The author didn‘t add any Information to his profile yet.

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Leave a Reply

Connect with:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Read previous post:
assembledparties620c
MTC’s ‘The Assembled Parties’ Reveals Broadway Shots (PHOTO)

Judith Light, Jessica Hecht and Jeremy Shamos star in Manhattan Theatre Club’s stunning world-premiere drama, Richard Greenberg’s The Assembled Parties....

Close