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Michael DeSantis

 
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[Broadway, 2014]
Producer
 
[Broadway, 2013]
Producer






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Cast And Creative Team Announced For 3-D Theatricals' Production Of KINKY BOOTS Photo Cast And Creative Team Announced For 3-D Theatricals' Production Of KINKY BOOTS
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 29, 2020

3-D Theatricals continues its 2019-2020 season with Kinky Boots, winner of six 2013 Tony Awards including Best Musical. The production, which will be directed by Tony Award nominee John Tartaglia (Broadway's Avenue Q and Shrek The Musical) and choreographed by Linda Love Simmons (3-D Theatricals' Once The Musical) with musical direction and conducting by Benet Braun (La Mirada Theatre's Grumpy Old Men: The Musical). Kinky Boots will play February 14-March 1 at the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts (18000 Park Plaza Drive, Cerritos, CA). Opening night is Saturday, February 15. 

THE JUNGLE At San Francisco's Curran To Close On May 19 Photo THE JUNGLE At San Francisco's Curran To Close On May 19
by A.A. Cristi - May 6, 2019

After captivating audiences in the San Francisco Bay Area, THE JUNGLE must close on Sunday, May 19, 2019. Presented by Sonia Friedman Productions with Tom Kirdahy, the Good Chance Theatre, National Theatre and Young Vic production of THE JUNGLE at San Francisco's Curran (445 Geary Street) "surpasses the hype" (48 Hills) and has been hailed as "one of the most visceral and haunting plays in recent memory" (The Mercury News). Written by Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson and under the direction of Stephen Daldry and Justin Martin, the West Coast limited engagement of THE JUNGLE has been hailed as "A knockout: vibrantly theatrical and pointedly contemporary" (San Francisco Examiner). Tickets for THE JUNGLE are $25-$165 and are available at SFCURRAN.com/jungle. Curran has partnered with TodayTix to offer a limited number of $25 day-of rush tickets through a digital lottery.

Broadway Hit KINKY BOOTS Comes to Alberta Bair Theater This Month Photo Broadway Hit KINKY BOOTS Comes to Alberta Bair Theater This Month
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 6, 2019

Alberta Bair Theater's Broadway Series presented by U.S. Bank features the Tony Award-winning Best Musical KINKY BOOTS, produced by TROIKA Entertainment that brings together four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper (Tony Award-winner for Best Score for KINKY BOOTS), on Monday, March 18 at 7:30 p.m.

Curran Theatre To Host the West Coast Premiere of THE JUNGLE Photo Curran Theatre To Host the West Coast Premiere of THE JUNGLE
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 11, 2019

Following widely-acclaimed, sensation-stirring, and sold-out engagements in London and New York, Carole Shorenstein Hays and Sonia Friedman Productions with Tom Kirdahytoday announced that the West Coast Premiere of the Good Chance Theatre, National Theatre and Young Vic production of THE JUNGLE by Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson, will take place at San Francisco's Curran this spring. Under the direction of Stephen Daldry and Justin Martin, the strictly limited engagement begins Tuesday March 26, 2019 and will run through Sunday, May 19, 2019. Tickets for THE JUNGLE are $25-$165 and go on sale to the general public on Tuesday, January 29, 2019, with presale access available for existing Curran subscribers. Tickets will be available at SFCURRAN.com/jungle. $25 day-of rush tickets to THE JUNGLE will be made available through a partnership with TODAY TIX.

THE JUNGLE Will Make West Coast Premiere at San Francisco's Curran Theatre Photo THE JUNGLE Will Make West Coast Premiere at San Francisco's Curran Theatre
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 11, 2019

Following widely-acclaimed, sensation-stirring, and sold-out engagements in London and New York, Carole Shorenstein Hays andSonia Friedman Productions with Tom Kirdahy today announced that the West Coast Premiere of the Good Chance Theatre, National Theatre and Young Vic production of THE JUNGLE by Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson, will take place at San Francisco's Curran this spring.

KINKY BOOTS To Strut Into UNM This March Photo KINKY BOOTS To Strut Into UNM This March
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 26, 2018

KINKY BOOTS will be touring North America beginning December 29, 2018 after returning from an overseas tour in China and Singapore.

KINKY BOOTS Announces 2018-2019 Tour To Play In Over 80 Cities Across North America Photo KINKY BOOTS Announces 2018-2019 Tour To Play In Over 80 Cities Across North America
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 15, 2018

KINKY BOOTS will be touring North America beginning December 29, 2018 after returning from an overseas tour in China and Singapore. The tour will launch in Paducah, KY and continue across North America making stops in over 80 cities including Chicago, IL; Los Angeles, CA; Albuquerque, NM; Winnipeg, MB; Atlantic City, NJ; Boston, MA; Tampa, FL; and New Orleans, LA. For a complete list of tour stops, visit KinkyBootsTheTour.com.

Kinky Boots Now On-Sale at The Emerson Colonial Theatre Photo Kinky Boots Now On-Sale at The Emerson Colonial Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 19, 2018

TROIKA Entertainment is thrilled to present KINKY BOOTS, the smash-hit musical that brings together four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper (Tony Award-winner for Best Score for KINKY BOOTS).  KINKY BOOTS will play the Emerson Colonial Theatre, an Ambassador Theatre Group Venue, May 7 - 12, 2019 as part of the

KINKY BOOTS Will Close On Broadway This Spring Photo KINKY BOOTS Will Close On Broadway This Spring
by Alan Henry - Sep 28, 2018

Producers Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig announced today that the Tony Award-winning, record-shattering Broadway production of Kinky Boots will play its final performance on April 7, 2019. At the time of its closing, the musical will be the 25th longest-running production in Broadway history, having played 2,507 regular performances and 34 previews.

FSCJ Artist Series Presents KINKY BOOTS Photo FSCJ Artist Series Presents KINKY BOOTS
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2018

KINKY BOOTS, produced by TROIKA Entertainment, is the smash-hit musical that brings together four-time Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper (Tony Award-winner for Best Score for KINKY BOOTS). KINKY BOOTS returns to Jacksonville's Times-Union Center, May 15, 2019 for one performance only!

Michael DeSantis Videos

VIDEO: Cyndi Lauper & Harvey Fierstein Celebrate the Fifth Anniversary of KINKY BOOTS Videoplay
VIDEO: Cyndi Lauper & Harvey Fierstein Celebrate the Fifth Anniversary of KINKY BOOTS On NBC's THE TODAY SHOW

by Macon Prickett - Apr 6, 2018

Megyn Kelly TODAY welcomes Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein, who talk about teaming up on the Tony-winning Broadway musical ‚ÄúKinky Boots,‚ÄĚ now marking five years on Broadway. Lauper reminisces about iconic hits like ‚ÄúGirls Just Want to Have Fun‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúTrue Colors,‚ÄĚ which is now the name of her fund for LGBTQ youth experiencing homelessness.

STAGE TUBE: Watch The Toronto Cast of KINKY BOOTS Say Yeah!
by Stage Tube - Jun 23, 2015

Performances for the Canadian premiere production of Broadway's Kinky Boots, began June 16 at the Royal Alexandra Theatre! Media night is Sunday June 28 at 6:00pm (which also happens to be Pride Day). Check out a first look at the cast performing below!

STAGE TUBE: THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY Cast Send Holiday Love to Fans
by Stage Tube - Dec 20, 2013

The Bridges of Madison County begins previews on Friday, January 17, 2014 and opens on Thursday, February 20, 2014, at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre (236 West 45th Street). The complete casting includes Kelli O'Hara as Francesca Johnson, Steven Pasquale as Robert Kincaid, Hunter Foster as Bud Johnson, Cass Morgan as Marge, Michael X. Martin as Charlie, Caitlin Kinnunen as Carolyn,Derek Klena as Michael, as well as Whitney Bashor, Jennifer Allen, Ephie Aardema, Katie Klaus,Luke Markinovich, Aaron Ramey, Dan Sharkey, Tim Wright, Jessica Vosk, Charlie Franklin, andKevin Kern. The cast is currently in rehearsal, and they sent a special holiday message to fans in the video below!

BWW TV: Song Preview- Kelli O'Hara & Steven Pasquale Sing 'Before and After You' from THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 22, 2013

The company recently met the press to perform select numbers from the new musical. Below, we bring you the full performance of 'Before and After You,' as performed by Steven Pasquale and Kelli O'Hara.

BWW TV: Song Preview- Whitney Bashor Sings 'Another Life' from THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 22, 2013

The company recently met the press to perform select numbers from the new musical. Below, we bring you the full performance of 'Another Life,' as performed by Whitney Bashor and the rest of the cast!

BWW TV: Song Preview- Hunter Foster & More Sing 'You're Never Alone' from THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 21, 2013

The company recently met the press to perform select numbers from the new musical. Below, we bring you the full performance of 'You're Never Alone,' as performed by Hunter Foster and the rest of the cast!

BWW TV: Meet the Broadway Cast of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY- Plus a Performance Preview!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 17, 2013

The company met the press yesterday and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with the whole gang. Check out what they had to say about the new musical and watch a special performance preview of 'You're Never Alone,' 'Another Life,' and 'Before and After You.'