Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!

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Yesterday, May 24, Tony Award-winner Harvey Fierstein hosted a special Birthday party on to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Little / Helen Hayes Theatre, which opened on March 12, 1912 with John Galsworthy's play The Pigeon. The theatre is currently home to Rock of Ages. 

Fierstein along with theatre owners Martin Markinson and Jeff Tick were joined by Danny Aiello, Douglas Carter Beane, Kerry Butler, Kevin Chamberlin, Alison Fraser, Steve Guttenberg, Jonathan Hadary, Jessica Hecht, Jackie Hoffman, Rupert Holmes, Dana Ivey, Jay Johnson, Sarah Jones, Patricia Kalember, Roslyn Kind, Debra Monk, Mary Testa and Alfred Uhry and more.

BroadwayWorld was on hand for the celebration and brings you photo coverage below!

Photo Credit: Walter McBride / Retna Ltd.

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!


Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
The Little/Helen Hayes Theatre

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Martin Markinson

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Martin Markinson & Jeffrey Tick

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Martin Markinson & Jeffrey Tick

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Martin Markinson

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Harvey Fierstein

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Harvey Fierstein

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
John Dossett

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Kevin Chamberlin

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Sarah Jones

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Sarah Jones

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Mandy Patinkin

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Mandy Patinkin

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Alison Fraser

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Alison Fraser

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Alison Fraser

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Jonathan Hadary

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Jonathan Hadary

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Roslyn Kind

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Roslyn Kind

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Jay Johnson

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Jay Johnson

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Tony Roberts

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Tony Roberts

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Rupert Holmes

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Rupert Holmes

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Harvey Fierstein

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Debra Monk

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Debra Monk

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Steve Guttenberg

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Steve Guttenberg

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Steve Guttenberg

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Harvey Fierstein

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Dana Ivey

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Dana Ivey

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Jessica Hecht & Dana Ivey

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Jessica Hecht

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Alfred Uhry

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Jackie Hoffman, Mary Testa, Kerry Butler & Douglas Carter Beane

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Jackie Hoffman, Mary Testa, Kerry Butler & Douglas Carter Beane

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Jackie Hoffman, Mary Testa, Kerry Butler & Douglas Carter Bean

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Harvey Fierstein

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
The Little/Helen Hayes Theatre

 

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Martin Markinson & Jeffrey Tick

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Harvey Fierstein, Martin Markinson & Jeffrey Tick

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Harvey Fierstein & Martin Markinson

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Roslyn Kind

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Mary Testa

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Tony Roberts

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Jay Johnson

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Jay Johnson

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Alison Fraser

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Alison Fraser

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Steve Guttenberg, Jackie Hoffman, Jason Kravits & Kevin Chamberlin

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Steve Guttenberg, Jackie Hoffman, Jason Kravits & Kevin Chamberlin

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Sarah Jones

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Sarah Jones

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Keith Herrmann, Alison Fraser & Barry Harman

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Dana Ivy, Alfred Uhry & Celia Weston

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Michele Mais

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Michele Mais

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Douglas Carter Beane

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Sean Dugan

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Sean Dugan

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Sean Dugan & Harvey Fierstein

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!
Roslyn Kind

Photo Coverage: The Helen Hayes Theatre Turns 100! Harvey Fierstein & More!

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Walter McBride As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Walter moved to Manhattan and for a leading role as a Photographer & Photo Researcher. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Corbis/AP.


 
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