In the first episode of The BritishTheatre.com Podcast Danny Coleman-Cooke speaks to David Hunter who has just finished a record-breaking run as Charlie Price in the award-winning musical Kinky Boots and has just released Silver Linings – an EP of his own songs. ABOUT DAVID HUNTER David was trained at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts. HIs theatre credits include Charlie Price in Kinky Boots (Adelphi Theatre) Guy in Once (Phoenix); One Man, Two Guvnors (Adelphi, NT and UK tour); The Who’s Tommy (Prince Edward); Seussical (Arts); The Hired Man (Leicester Curve and Colchester Mercury); Pub (Royal Exchange); Spinach (Royal Exchange) and The Mayor of Zalamea (Liverpool Everyman). David’s television credits include: David reached the semi-finals of ITV’s Superstar, competing to play the role of ‘Jesus’ in Jesus Christ Superstar. David’s film credits include: Nativity 3: Dude Where’s My Donkey? Other credits include: As the front man of pop/rock band … Read more
The London cast of the award-winning musical Kinky Boots today celebrated its 1000th performance in the Adelphi Theatre and has now also received its 1,000,000th audience member in the West End. A firm favourite with West End audiences Kinky Boots is the recipient of every major Best Musical Award having won the Olivier Award and Tony Award amongst others. Inspired by true events, Kinky Boots tells the story of Charlie Price, who is struggling to save his family shoe factory. Help arrives in the form of Lola, a fabulous performer in need of sturdy new stilettos. It’s a musical about friendship and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind. Kinky Boots currently stars David Hunter as Charlie Price and Simon-Anthony Rhoden as Lola. Kinky Boots features a book by four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein and songs by Grammy and Tony winning pop icon Cyndi … Read more
We are pleased to bring you some great photos by Helen Maybanks of the new cast of Kinky Boots at the Adelphi Theatre, London strutting their stuff. The multi award-winning musical is now headed by Olivier Award-winner Matt Henry as Lola, David Hunter as Charlie, and Elena Skye as Lauren. BOOK NOW FOR KINKY BOOTS AT THE ADELPHI THEATRE
Once again this year, Antic Disposition have bought their formidable skills to staging this festive classic at Middle Temple Hall, a venue associated with Dickens himself. Atmospherically, you realise upon entering this hallowed hall that you are in for a very special staging indeed and the audience were not short-changed.