Tony winner and former OUT 100 honoree Billy Porter has a new music video for his single "Wash That Man," off of his album The Soul Of Richard Rodgers.
The landmark TV series set within New York City’s influential and underground ball culture of the 1980s will premiere this summer.
FROM The New York TImes
I was 24 and starring, along with a bunch of marquee names, in the 1994 revival of "Grease", prancing around like a Little Richard automaton on crack in 14 inches of clownish, neon-orange rubber hair; a white high-collared spacesuit; cha-cha heels; glittered face — and singing as high and as loud as I could...
When the news broke on Wednesday that Ryan Murphy’s new FX pilot Pose would include the largest transgender cast ever in a scripted television series - as well as incredibly talented trans people behind the camera and in the writer’s room - it brought a lot of joy to many in the LGBTQ community and beyond... and rightfully so! Although the show has not yet been picked up to series, we already can’t contain our excitement.
Porter will also direct the reading of the new play with music, which features Goldsberry as a series of music icons.
FROM Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
These are urgent times. In my Sunday performance at Hartwood Acres, you got the real me
The two actors opened the Tony-winning musical in 2013 and will return to the production for a limited engagement this fall.
The Kinky Boots actor and his husband offer free eye exams and discounts on frames with the launch of Native Ken’s new collection.
FROM The Unleashed Voice MAgazine
TUV Magazine delivers the compelling stories about real people to the LGBT Community
Billy Porter (Star of Kinky Boots and Marriage Equality Activist) illustrates how he used his creative talents to overcome both personal and societal discrimination in this short film. To take action: @GLAAD.
FROM ABC 7 Eyewitness news
Sandy goes backstage with Tony-winner Billy Porter to discuss his star-studded album celebrating the music of Richard Rodgers
FROM AOL BUILD SERIES
Billy porter discusses his mother's wonderful influence on him and his great support system. Interview at 692 Broadway in NYC for BUILD Series.
from Daily News
Tony and Grammy winner Billy Porter has traded slinky red “Kinky Boots” for a producer’s hat.
from entertainment weekly
Erivo and Porter’s take on “My Funny Valentine,” the jazz standard made famous in Rodgers and Hart’s Babes in Arms
"...The album delivers on talent and soul -- with gusto."
Since closing Broadway’s Shuffle Along, Tony winner Billy Porter has been a busy man.
from Broadway News
Masterworks Broadway and Bee & El will release Billy Porter‘s new studio album, Billy Porter Presents The Soul of Richard Rodgers on April 14.
Tony and Grammy Award-Winner Billy Porter will release his new studio album, Billy Porter Presents The Soul of Richard Rodgers via Bee & El /Sony Masterworks Broadway on April 14th.
He says the song offers hope in “the darkest of times.”
Watch Billy perform selections from his latest album, Billy’s Back on Broadway, as well as hits from the musical Kinky Boots.
Tonight’s episode of Live From Lincoln Center is Billy Porter: Broadway & Soul in which the singer performs selections from his new album, “Billy’s Back on Broadway”.