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Date Of Birth:
June 06, 1954 (67)
Birth Place:
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Bio:
Harvey Fierstein's theater work includes Torch Song Trilogy (Best Play, Best Actor, Tony and Drama Desk awards), Kinky Boots (Best Musical Tony), La Cage aux Folles (Best Book, Tony and Drama Desk awards), Newsies (Tony nominated), Casa Valentina (Tony nominated), A Catered Affair (12 Drama Desk ... (read complete bio)
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Date of Birth: June 06, 1954 (67)

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA

Bio:
Harvey Fierstein's theater work includes Torch Song Trilogy (Best Play, Best Actor, Tony and Drama Desk awards), Kinky Boots (Best Musical Tony), La Cage aux Folles (Best Book, Tony and Drama Desk awards), Newsies (Tony nominated), Casa Valentina (Tony nominated), A Catered Affair (12 Drama Desk ... (read complete bio)
PHOTO FLASH: Nos colamos en las audiciones de KINKY BOOTS Photo PHOTO FLASH: Nos colamos en las audiciones de KINKY BOOTS
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jun 18, 2021

Esta ma√Īana hemos estado en el Teatro Marquina donde tienen lugar estos d√≠as los castings para la nueva producci√≥n de LETSGO.

VIDEO: Audrey Bennett, Bonale Fambrini and Jeffrey Gallup Join JOSHUA TURCHIN'S THE E Photo VIDEO: Audrey Bennett, Bonale Fambrini and Jeffrey Gallup Join JOSHUA TURCHIN'S THE EARLY NIGHT SHOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 18, 2021

The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin- Virtual Edition Podcast has released a new episode today. Season seven, episode four stars Audrey Bennett, Bonale Fambrini, and Jeffrey Gallup.

Harvey Fierstein, Peppermint, Jelani Remy, and More Announced as Guests For this Week Photo Harvey Fierstein, Peppermint, Jelani Remy, and More Announced as Guests For this Weekend's BROADWAY BARES: TWERK FROM HOME
by Stephi Wild - Jun 17, 2021

In Broadway Bares: Twerk from Home, Peppermint joins the cast to perform ‚ÄúStrip,‚ÄĚ a new song by Frank Boccia, and Armstrong reveals more than his home exercise regime in a sweaty opening number. Tony Award winner Fierstein makes a special appearance as the show begins, with Ghee, Hurder and Remy each sharing the impact of donations made throughout the stream.

Jason Robert Brown, Savion Glover, Priscilla López & More Join NYPL's I'M STLL HER Photo Jason Robert Brown, Savion Glover, Priscilla López & More Join NYPL's I'M STLL HERE Benefit
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 16, 2021

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts announced today that Jason Robert Brown, Savion Glover, Priscilla López, Susan Stroman, Marisha Wallace, and Christopher Wheeldon have joined the growing list of Broadway stars participating in I'm Still Here: A Virtual Benefit for the Billy Rose Theatre Division, airing June 23, 2021 on Broadway On Demand at 8pm EST and 8pm PST. The fundraiser will help raise critical funds for the Library for the Performing Arts' beloved Theatre Division as it celebrates its 90th anniversary this year.

Harvey Fierstein Donates $2.5 Million to New 'Theatre Lab' at the New York Public Lib Photo Harvey Fierstein Donates $2.5 Million to New 'Theatre Lab' at the New York Public Library
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2021

This new lab will be a dedicated educational space where students and the general public will be able to attend programs about the library's photographs, scripts, recordings, set models, costumes and other materials.

KINKY BOOTS se estrenar√° en oto√Īo en el nuevo Espacio Delicias Photo KINKY BOOTS se estrenar√° en oto√Īo en el nuevo Espacio Delicias
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jun 15, 2021

El complejo cultural albergar√° tres espacios principales en los que se podr√° disfrutar de una gran variedad de espect√°culos, desde KINKY BOOTS a THE HOLE X, y una zona al aire libre por la que se acceder√° a los espacios.

Actor's Rep to Debut 2021 Showcase Online on June 26 Photo Actor's Rep to Debut 2021 Showcase Online on June 26
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 9, 2021

Actor's Rep will debut this year's showcase production online, featuring up and coming and seasoned actors in a series of dramatic and comic performances on June 26.

VIDEO: Isabella Ianelli, Lucas Cardona and Hailey Jade Panchame Celebrate IN THE HEI Photo VIDEO: Isabella Ianelli, Lucas Cardona and Hailey Jade Panchame Celebrate IN THE HEIGHTS With Joshua Turchin
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2021

The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin- Virtual Edition Podcast has released a new episode today celebrating the release of In the Heights starring three of its young cast members.

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: KINKY BOOTS ganaba 6 premios Tony Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: KINKY BOOTS ganaba 6 premios Tony
by Nuria Pedret - Jun 9, 2021

El musical consiguió los Premios al Mejor Musical y a la Mejor Partitura y Orquestaciones en la edición de 2013

Fine Arts Center Announces 2021‚Ä"2022 Theatre Season Photo Fine Arts Center Announces 2021‚Ä"2022 Theatre Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021

The Fine Arts Center Theatre Company has¬†announced its line up for the 2021‚Äď2022 season. The FAC will produce a season of diverse and exciting plays and musicals, including ‚ÄúBy the Way, Meet Vera Stark,‚ÄĚ by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage and the Tony Award-winning musical ‚ÄúLa Cage aux Folles.‚ÄĚ

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: HAIRSPRAY ganaba 8 Premios Tony Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: HAIRSPRAY ganaba 8 Premios Tony
by Nuria Pedret - Jun 7, 2021

La obra estuvo nominada a 13 premios en 2003, incluyendo los Premios al Mejor Musical, Gui√≥n, M√ļsica y Direcci√≥n

VIDEO: On This Day, June 6- Happy Birthday, Harvey Fierstein! Photo VIDEO: On This Day, June 6- Happy Birthday, Harvey Fierstein!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 6, 2021

On this day, we're celebrating the birthday of the one and only Harvey Fierstein!

92Y to Celebrate Pride Month 2021 With Free Archived Talks Featuring Alan Cumming, To Photo 92Y to Celebrate Pride Month 2021 With Free Archived Talks Featuring Alan Cumming, Tony Kushner and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2021

92Y will celebrate Pride 2021 by sharing fee archived talks and events featuring luminaries from the world of culture, politics, activism, and literature. 

VIDEO: Lana Schwartz And Kristin Yates Join Joshua Turchin's THE EARLY NIGHT SHOW Photo VIDEO: Lana Schwartz And Kristin Yates Join Joshua Turchin's THE EARLY NIGHT SHOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 28, 2021

The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin- Virtual Edition Podcast has released a new episode today. Season seven, episode two stars Lana Schwartz (Nxt Generation Theatrics, Off Broadway's Endangered!), and Kristin Yates.

BREAKING NEWS: KINKY BOOTS llega a Madrid la próxima temporada Photo BREAKING NEWS: KINKY BOOTS llega a Madrid la próxima temporada
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - May 28, 2021

Everybody say yeah! El aclamado musical de Cindy Lauper y Harvey Fierstein, ganador del Tony y el Olivier a Mejor Musical estar√° en Madrid en la temporada 2021/2022.

NYPL Billy Rose Theatre Division Will Celebrate 90 Years with I'M STILL HERE Virtual  Photo NYPL Billy Rose Theatre Division Will Celebrate 90 Years with I'M STILL HERE Virtual Benefit
by Stephi Wild - May 27, 2021

I'm Still Here, a new virtual benefit for The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts' Billy Rose Theatre Division, will stream on Broadway On Demand on June 23. The evening is a celebration of the division's 90th Anniversary, and the 50th  Anniversary of its beloved Theatre on Film and Tape Archive and will honor Harold Prince and George C. Wolfe. 

Actor's Rep to Bring Live Dramas to Your Home Photo Actor's Rep to Bring Live Dramas to Your Home
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 25, 2021

Actor's Rep will debut this year's showcase production online, featuring up and coming and seasoned actors in a series of dramatic and comic performances on June 26.

VIDEO: Alexa Lasanta, Emily Jewel Hoder and Callie Chae Pyken Join JOSHUA TURCHIN'S E Photo VIDEO: Alexa Lasanta, Emily Jewel Hoder and Callie Chae Pyken Join JOSHUA TURCHIN'S EARLY NIGHT SHOW
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 21, 2021

The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin- Virtual Edition Podcast's 7th season begins with the release of a new episode today. Season seven, episode one stars Alexa Lasanta (Broadway National Tour of Sound of Music), Emily Jewel Hoder (Broadway National Tour of Les Miserables), and Callie Chae Pyken (Miracle on 34th Street: A Live Radio Play).

Northern Kentucky University's School of the Arts Announces Updated 2021-22 Season Photo Northern Kentucky University's School of the Arts Announces Updated 2021-22 Season
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2021

The previously announced production lineup has been adjusted. The rights for Mamma Mia are recalled due to a planned national tour in 2022 and is no longer part of the schedule. Floyd Collins has also been canceled.

BROADWAY BARKS 2021 Adds Josh Groban, Glenn Close, Allison Janney, Ariana DeBose and  Photo BROADWAY BARKS 2021 Adds Josh Groban, Glenn Close, Allison Janney, Ariana DeBose and More
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 18, 2021

The 23rd annual Broadway Barks and 2nd Broadway Barks Across America is set to stream on Sunday, May 23rdat7:00 pm EDT on Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' Facebook and YouTube pages.

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