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‘Kinky Boots’ wins Tony Award for best musical

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This theater image released by The O+M Company shows the cast during a performance of the musical "Kinky Boots."  The Cyndi Lauper-scored "Kinky Boots," based on the 2005 British movie about a real-life shoe factory that struggles until it finds new life in fetish footwear, is nominated for 13 Tony Award nominations.  The awards will be broadcast on CBS from Radio City Music Hall on June 9. (AP Photo/The O+M Company, Matthew Murphy)

The feel-good musical “Kinky Boots,” with songs by pop star Cyndi Lauper, won the 2013 Tony Award for best musical.

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Patina Miller wins best actress in a musical Tony

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Tony Award nominee Patina Miller arrives on the red carpet at the 67th Annual Tony Awards, on Sunday, June 9, 2013 in New York.  Charles Sykes/Invision/AP

Patina Miller has danced away with a Tony Award for her role in the revival of “Pippin.”

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Tracy Letts wins best actor in a play Tony Award

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Host Neil Patrick Harris introduces the 67th Annual Tony Awards, on Sunday, June 9, 2013 in New York.  (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Tracy Letts, who won a Tony Award as a playwright, now has one as an actor.

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Billy Porter wins best actor in a musical Tony

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This theater image released by The O+M Company shows Billy Porter during a performance of "Kinky Boots." The Cyndi Lauper-scored "Kinky Boots," based on the 2005 British movie about a real-life shoe factory that struggles until it finds new life in fetish footwear, is nominated for 13 Tony Award nominations.  The awards will be broadcast on CBS from Radio City Music Hall on June 9. (AP Photo/The O+M Company, Matthew Murphy)

Billy Porter, who plays a fierce drag queen in “Kinky Boots,” has strutted off with the Tony Award for best actor in a musical.

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At Tonys, ‘Kinky Boots’ races out to early lead

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This theater image released by The O+M Company shows the cast during a performance of the musical "Kinky Boots."  The Cyndi Lauper-scored "Kinky Boots," based on the 2005 British movie about a real-life shoe factory that struggles until it finds new life in fetish footwear, is nominated for 13 Tony Award nominations.  The awards will be broadcast on CBS from Radio City Music Hall on June 9. (AP Photo/The O+M Company, Matthew Murphy)

Cyndi Lauper, making her Broadway debut, won a Tony Award on Sunday for writing the 15-song soundtrack to “Kinky Boots,” giving the show an early lead over its rival “Matilda the Musical.”

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