The musical's Tony Award-winning book writer Fierstein ( La Cage, Hairspray) and Grammy-winning songwriter Lauper will sit with NYT reporter Patrick Healy for the 6:30 PM discussion at the TimesCenter.
Based on the 2005 film of the same title about a struggling shoemaker who reinvents his business by creating fabulous and sturdy footwear for drag performers, Kinky Boots begins previews March 3 towards an April 4 opening night at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. It is staged by Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell ( Hairspray, Legally Blonde, La Cage aux Folles).
The TimesTalks series is held at the TimesCenter, located at 242 West 41st Street in Manhattan. Tickets are available by visiting TimesTalks.