American Idol’s David Cook Returns to Kinky Boots Broadway Role

Didn’t get a chance to see David Cook take on the role of Charlie Price during his month long Broadway debut back in April? You’re in luck, as the American Idol season 7 winner will return to the Tony-winning musical beginning on July 17 for a limited run through September 9. David will succeed Tyler Glenn, who will play his final performance on July 15.

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“I am so honored and excited to get to come back to the factory!” said Cook. “Kinky Boots is such a great show, made all the better by having an incredible cast, crew and staff, and I can’t wait to help tell the story again!”

“Everybody say YEAH!” David wrote on twitter, “Can’t wait to get back to the @KindyBootsBwy factory!”

The winner of six 2013 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Kinky Boots features a Tony-winning score by Cyndi Lauper, a book by Tony winner Harvey Fierstein and direction and choreography by Tony winner Jerry Mitchell. Click HERE for ticket info.

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