Kinky Boots Production Shot

Kinky Boots

Live at

Sunderland Empire

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Tue 25 Jun - Sat 6 Jul 2019

  Tickets available from £13.00
subject to a transaction fee of £3.65
Musical
2 hours 30 minutes
incl. interval
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Charlie Price is struggling to live up to his father’s expectations and continue the family business of Price & Son. With the shoe 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.
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Sunderland Empirechange

Tue 25 Jun - Sat 6 Jul 2019
High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, UK
2 hours 30 minutes incl. interval
Mon - Sat at 19:30
Wed and Sat at 14:30
Age guidance 10+
For bookings of 10 or more please contact our group teams as below;
West End venues, Group Line 020 7206 1174 or email [email protected]
All other venues please call 020 7206 1179 or email [email protected]om

Why go and see it?

With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, Kinky Boots takes you from the factory floor to the glamorous catwalks of Milan.

Kayi Ushe will be putting on the boots to play Lola following his award winning, critically acclaimed performances in Australia. He is joined by Paula Lane as Lauren, best known for her role as Kylie Platt in Coronation Street and West End star Joel Harper-Jackson will play Charlie Price.

Production shot

Inspired by true events, this joyous story of Brit grit to high-heeled hit is the ‘Freshest, most fabulous, feel-good musical of the decade’ – The Hollywood News.

Freshest, most fabulous, feel-good musical of the decade
- The Hollywood News

It’s the ultimate fun night out for you and your loved ones, so book now and experience the energy, joy and laughter of this dazzling show.

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Cast and Creatives

Kayi Ushe
Lola
Kayi Ushe
Joel Harper-Jackson
Charlie
Joel Harper-Jackson
Paula Lane
Lauren
Paula Lane

What the critics say

Hilarious, heartwarming and a hell of a lot of fun
- Digital Spy
A glorious high-kicking romp
- Evening Standard
Dazzling, fabulously sassy and uplifting
- Time Out

Stats and facts

5m
of coloured elastic is used for the laces of each finale boot
90%
of the male cast had not worn heels before appearing in Kinky Boots
216
pairs of boots and shoes on stage during the show

Sunderland Empire

High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, UK
Sunderland
Monday to Saturday 12:00 until 16:00, or 15 minutes after performances start. It opens on Sunday and 1 hour before performance time.
About
Getting here
Access
The Sunderland Empire has 5 bars around the venue, at Foyer, Stalls and Dress Circle levels.
Make your visit to Sunderland Empire even more memorable, there are a range of exclusive experiences available to give you a personal theatre experience.
There is no cloakroom available at the Sunderland Empire.

Vesta Tilley laid the foundation stone of what is now the Sunderland Empire on 29 September 1906 and took to the stage on 1 July 1907 to officially declare the theatre open. Masterminded by two of the contemporary heads of British theatre, Edward Moss and Osward Stoll, the Sunderland Empire Theatre has undergone many changes since it opened but remains the North East’s premier entertainment venue.

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Watch the trailer

Sunderland Empirechange

Tue 25 Jun - Sat 6 Jul 2019
High St West, Sunderland, SR1 3EX, UK
2 hours 30 minutes incl. interval
Mon - Sat at 19:30
Wed and Sat at 14:30
Age guidance 10+
For bookings of 10 or more please contact our group teams as below;
West End venues, Group Line 020 7206 1174 or email [email protected]
All other venues please call 020 7206 1179 or email [email protected]