Kinky Boots will play its last performance in London on 12 January 2019
KINKY BOOTS, THE WINNER OF EVERY MAJOR BEST MUSICAL AWARD, REVEALS FIRST LOOK AT FINAL LONDON COMPANY
THE HEART WARMING HIT WILL PLAY ITS LAST PERFORMANCE ON 12 JANUARY 2019 AFTER OVER 1400 PERFORMANCES
AN EXTENSIVE UK TOUR LAUNCHES IN SEPTEMBER 2018
A hit with audiences since it opened in September 2015, Kinky Boots, the winner of every major Best Musical award, will play its final performance at London's Adelphi Theatre on 12 January 2019.
After celebrating its third birthday in the West End in September, Kinky Boots will also embark on an extensive UK tour from autumn 2018 through 2019. The tour will open at Royal & Derngate in Northampton on 19 September 2018, returning to the home of this heart-warming British story, and then visit major cities including Edinburgh, Manchester and Birmingham. Since opening on Broadway in 2013, Kinky Boots has become an international hit with productions having played in Canada, Australia, Germany and Japan.
With a book by Broadway legend and four-time Tony® Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (La Cage aux Folles), songs by Grammy® and Tony® Award-winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper and direction and choreography by two-time Tony® Award-winner Jerry Mitchell (Legally Blonde, Hairspray), this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover, and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind.
Kinky Boots has won three Olivier Awards in 2016 for Best New Musical, Best Costume Design and Best Actor in a Musical. Kinky Boots also won the London Evening Standard BBC Radio 2 Audience Award for Best Musical as well as three WhatsOnStage Awards for Best New Musical, Best Actor in a Musical and Best Choreography.
Wednesday 13 June 2018 11:00 GMT