Performing Arts

Billy Porter to sing on Miami Beach before rejoining ‘Kinky Boots’

Tony Awrad winner Billy Porter performs at the Colony Theater before returning to Broadway’s ‘Kinky Boots.’
Tony Awrad winner Billy Porter performs at the Colony Theater before returning to Broadway’s ‘Kinky Boots.’

Billy Porter, who won the 2013 best actor in a musical Tony Award for his performance as Lola in Broadway’s Kinky Boots, will wrap up the inaugural South Beach Broadway Series at Miami Beach’s Colony Theatre with concerts at 8 p.m. March 20-21.

Porter, a Grammy winner whose third CD Billy’s Back on Broadway includes 10 theater classics, will go back into Kinky Boots at Broadway’s Al Hirschfeld Theatre on April 28. An actor-singer whose Broadway credits include Miss Saigon, Five Guys Named Moe, Grease and Smokey Joe’s Café, Porter is also a director whose production of The Colored Museum is at Boston’s Huntington Theatre through April 6.

Tickets to his Miami Beach concerts are $50 to $125. The Colony is at 1040 Lincoln Rd. Call 305-434-7091 or visit www.colonytheatremiamibeach.com.

Christine Dolen

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