Are you feeling a little sluggish from the oppressive summer heat and looking for something to raise you up? The debut of the West End production of Kinky Boots on BroadwayHD is only one of a number of exclusive and ambitious projects co-produced by the service. The debut of Kinky Boots is only the latest in a line of originally-produced filmed captures of hit shows that have arrived on the service, with the most recent being the iconic 42nd Street, which arrived on the service this past May. Hit Musical begins streaming Today after record breaking Broadway and West End runs. BroadwayHD Presents Exclusive Streaming of ‘Kinky Boots’, Matthew Morrison to Star in ‘Dr. It's about Charlie Price (Donnelly), the scion of a family of Northampton shoe manufacturers. I am beyond excited!”. @2017 - PassportMagazine. 2 hr 2 min | Musicals, Must See, Broadway Classics, Date Night | 2019. Other recent productions include 42nd Street, A Night with Janis Joplin, Ruthless: The Musical, and She Loves Me, the first-ever live stream of a Broadway show which earned BroadwayHD a Guinness World Record. Well then, you’re in luck! Matt Henry and Killian Donnelly (center) and the cast of ‘Kinky Boots.’ (Photo: Matt Crockett). Listings, Reviews, and Interviews of the New York and Hamptons theater scene. Mitchell's choreography is particularly well-featured: "Everybody Say Yeah," the first act closer that features drag queens on treadmills, is easily one of the best production numbers of the 21st century. I particularly enjoyed his rendition of "The Soul of a Man," which sounds like vintage Queen in this recording. All of that makes Kinky Boots feel transgressive in a way that it did not during the late Obama era. Kinky Boots is from pop icon Cyndi Lauper and legendary playwright Harvey Fierstein, directed and choreographed by Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell and based on the film written by Geoff Deane and Tom Firth. Poseidon Theatre Company’s ‘DRAMA – an aural experience’, Reopenings, Delays and More from London’s West End. Stewart F. Lane and Bonnie Comley, co-founders of BroadwayHD, Tony Award-winning producers and acclaimed filmmakers said, “Kinky Boots was a groundbreaking and innovative production from a team of some of the most brilliant minds in entertainment. By signing up you are confirming you are 16 or over. Kinky Boots is from pop icon Cyndi Lauper and legendary playwright Harvey Fierstein, directed and choreographed by Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell and based on the film written by Geoff Deane and Tom Firth. A chance encounter with London drag performer Lola (Matt Henry) gives Charlie a smack of inspiration: Price & Sons can come roaring back by producing durable footwear for cross-dressers, and Lola can help by coming on as lead designer. Lola is a fabulous entertainer with a wildly exciting idea. But family businesses are like the mob, and Charlie inevitably gets sucked back in. BroadwayHD co-founders Stewart F. Lane and Bonnie Comley said, “Kinky Boots was a groundbreaking and innovative production from a team of some of the most brilliant minds in entertainment. Inspired by true events, Kinky Boots tells the story of two people with nothing in common—or so they think. But in the end, their most sensation achievement is their friendship. 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While not the actual Broadway production, Kinky Boots was recorded in November 2018 at London's Adelphi Theatre with Matt Henry and Killian Donnelly, the … The debut of the West End production of Kinky Boots on BroadwayHD is only one of a number of exclusive and ambitious projects co-produced by the service. Charlie (played by Olivier Award nominee Killian Donnelly) is a factory owner struggling to save his family business, and Lola (played by Matt Henry, who won an Oliver Award for the role) is a fabulous entertainer with a wildly exciting idea. July 15, 2019: BroadwayHD will exclusively present the groundbreaking and critically acclaimed musical Kinky Boots. It not only deserved to be center stage on Broadway and the West End, but to also have a truly global audience. “We’re so excited for Kinky Boots fans and new audiences alike to have the opportunity to experience the joy of this special musical thanks to BroadwayHD,” said Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig, Kinky Boots’ lead producers. To understand why, read a few (Tony Award-winning) lyrics by Cyndi Lauper: "Just be who you wanna be"; "Let pride be your guide"; "When your bubble busts, let me raise you up." Here's your final chance to experience the joy again with Lola, Charlie, Lauren, and the whole crew! The moment feels uncomfortably timely as workers around the world will soon face a similar dilemma, and the schmaltzy way it is played here is enough to get Bernie Sanders's finger a-wagging (something that frankly makes me like Kinky Boots more). When people ask me if I've ever given a rave review that I've come to regret, I usually respond with Kinky Boots. Kinky Boots. Complimentary and Deeply Discounted Shows. Donnelly, who makes an adorably scruffy Charlie, has the kind of voice that makes you want to pull out your lighter and wave it around — which you can do in your own house, perhaps while firing up a scented candle.