BWW TV: KINKY BOOTS Alumni Reunite for an Epic 'Take What You Got'
Four Harrys walk into a dressing room...
As Kinky Boots prepares to take its final Broadway bow on Sunday, April 7, some of the cast got together to perform an epic version of "Take What You Got." Arranged by past Harry, Jake Odmark, the song features the only three other actors to play the role on Broadway- Andy Kelso (Opening-2014), Ross Lekites (2016-2017) and Corey Mach (2017-Closing). Watch below as they are joined by Sammy Merendino, Robert Morris, Mason Ingram, and Will Van Dyke for the ultimate dressing room jam session!
In addition to being an actor, Jake has been a musical arranger and choral clinician for over 15 years. he has arranged choral and a cappella music for high schools colleges, and professional groups all over the country. He is currently originating the role of Mr. Hollister in PRETTY WOMAN, THE MUSICAL!
The winner of six 2013 Tony® Awards, including Best Musical, Kinky Bootsfeatures a Tony® Award-winning score by Cyndi Lauper, a book by Tony® Award-winner Harvey Fierstein and direction and choreography by Tony Award-winner Jerry Mitchell. Kinky Boots tells the uplifting and heartwarming tale of Charlie Price, a young man reluctantly taking over his family's struggling shoe factory and looking for a fresh idea. Charlie meets and finds inspiration in Lola and together, they discover that it takes a good friend to make a great pair.
Kinky Boots has won every major Best Musical Award and is represented around the world with the Tony Award-winning Broadway company now in its sixth year. The show will end its run on Sunday, 4/7 and become the 25th longest playing production in Broadway history.