Brendon Urie Reflects on Life-Changing ‘Kinky Boots’ Run

The Panic! At The Disco frontman celebrates his Broadway debut

August 7, 2018
Brendon Urie of Panic! at the Disco performs at BB&T Center

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Almost exactly a year ago, Panic! At The Disco’s Brendon Urie took the Broadway stage as Charlie in Kinky Boots. The incredibly multi-talented frontman spent the summer of 2017 living out one of his wildest dreams.

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Urie has taken to Instagram to reflect on the bucket-list endeavor and how much it meant to him. His heartwarming Instagram post has us feeling like proud parents.

Today marks a year since my stint on @kinkybootsbway and I still can’t fully express in words how much this experience changed my life for the better. But I love you all so much and I am so grateful to have been a part of it. Thank you. ♥️----

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One of the most incredible connections he made through his Broadway stint was with national treasure Cyndi Lauper. Watch the two’s adorable performance of “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” here

The cover was part of Panic! At The Disco’s Pray For The Wicked Tour, a two-part cross-country run that extends into 2019. In our exclusive interview, Brendon Urie told us how he prepares himself to deliver such flawless performances. 

Watch him dish on Panic’s pre-show rituals below: