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'Kinky Boots' creators Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein kick back
'Kinky Boots' creators Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein kick back

Cyndi Lauper knows what she wants: good lighting. Harvey Fierstein knows what he wants too: "Whatever she wants," he said with a laugh. The two were hamming it up for a photo shoot at the Orpheum Theatre, where their hit Broadway musical "Kinky Boots" will play after its Los Angeles run this month. The cavernous VIP room was quiet and nearly empty, but the two larger-than-life entertainers easily filled the space. With her still-platinum hair (today in dreads) and black leather jacket studded with sequins, Lauper, 61, brimmed with '80s pop star panache; Fierstein, 60, with his broad chest and bellowing, deep, gravely voice, commanded the room as if he were...

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