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Kinky Boots

Event Type
Performance
Sponsor
News Channel ABC 20, The State Journal-Register and Cool 93.9
Location
Sangamon Auditorium
Date
Mar 25, 2018   7:00 pm  
Cost
Tickets starting at $65
Contact
Sangamon Auditorium
E-Mail
audmarketing@uis.edu
Phone
217-206-6160
Views
11
Originating Calendar
Sangamon Auditorium

Kinky Boots is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit!  With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind.  Inspired by true events, Kinky Boots takes you from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan.  Charlie Price is struggling to live up to his father’s expectations and continue the family business of Price & Son.  With the factory’s future hanging in the balance, help arrives in the unlikely but spectacular form of Lola, a fabulous performer in need of some sturdy new stilettos.

With direction and choreography by two-time Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell (Legally Blonde, Hairspray) and a book by Broadway legend and four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (La Cage Aux Folles), Kinky Boots is the winner of six Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Score, and Best Choreography.  Take a step in the right direction and discover that sometimes the best way to fit in is to stand out.

“There is no show hotter than Kinky Boots!” – CBS News

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