The cast of the upcoming Kinky Boots tour in action.
The cast of the upcoming Kinky Boots tour in action.
(photo courtesy of O&M Co.)

The cast of the upcoming national tour of Kinky Boots met the press at the New 42nd Street Studios on August 20. The tour is led by original Broadway cast member Kyle Taylor Parker as Lola, Steven Booth as Charlie Price, and Lindsay Nicole Chambers as Lauren. The production also features Joe Coots as Don, Craig Waletzko as George, Grace Stockdale as Nicola, Darius Harper, Ricky Schroeder, Juan Torres-Falcon, Hernando Umana, Damien Brett, Stephen Carrasco, Lauren Chapman, Amelia Cormack, J. Harrison Ghee, Blair Goldberg, Crystal Kellogg, Ross Lekites, Patty Lohr, Mike Longo, David McDonald, Bonnie Milligan, Horace Rogers, Anne Tolpegin, and Sam Zeller.

Featuring a book by Harvey Fierstein and a Tony-winning score by Cyndi Lauper, the production is directed and choreographed by Jerry Mitchell. It's currently running on Broadway at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

Harvey Fierstein, Cyndi Lauper, and Jerry Mitchell share the love.
Harvey Fierstein, Cyndi Lauper, and Jerry Mitchell share the love.
(photo courtesy of O&M Co.)