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VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 21- Harvey Fierstein's TORCH SONG TRILOGY Wins The 1983 Tony Award for Best Play


In 1983, a three-act groundbreaking work, Torch Song Trilogy, was one of the big winners on Tony night, picking up awards for Best Play and Best Leading Actor in a play for it's author and leading man, then-newcomer Harvey Fierstein.

This year, the play returned to Broadway in a condensed two-act version titled Torch Song and earned another nomination for Best Revival of A Play.

Check out throwback clip of Harvey and the team of Torch Song Trilogy accepting the 1983 Tony Award for Best Play below!

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