A musical about footwear? No, Kinky Boots is actually about acceptance--of others and self. Prefer a show about footwear? I probably would too, though this one is put together by pros and strings some great numbers onto its plot (based on the so-so 2005 movie about the drag queen and the unwitting s ... More >>
Based on a movie, of course! It's the musical of Kinky Boots, the 2005 feelgood film about Lola, the drag queen who helps reinvent footwear for men of all genders. The musical version--opening first in Chicago--sounds a little bit like Priscilla meets La Cage with a little bit of Sister Act thrown ... More >>
The creators of Hairspray go direct to video with their new musical
Unfortunately, they didn't have Broadway Bares back in the days of Ethel Merman. That might have turned me gay even sooner. But nowadays, the annual bash is a sweaty, writhing spectacle of hot bods that has long provided a welcome part of choreographer/director Jerry Mitchell's body of work, as it w ... More >>
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Vagina dialogues, wildly theatrical theatrics, and some of zee most outrageous zings you've heard
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A reporter hunts racist murderers, but does a verdict mean the case is closed?
A musical that's not a groundbreaker can still have some fun left when it's old and gay
In musical theater, the old songs are the best songs, if only you know how to treat them