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by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2022
Show business tour de force and 10-time Tony Award-winning producer Jamie deRoy brings her acclaimed Jamie deRoy & friends cabaret show back to New York's famed Birdland, Monday, October 3rd, at 7:00 p.m.  
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 7, 2022
Proud Image Theatre Company's Jeffrey Vause returns to Don't Tell Mama with Aloha Oy! The Cabaret on Saturdays, September 10 and 24, both at 5 PM. Music director is John Bowen.
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 30, 2021
'Halston' cast member returns to her musical roots with new album produced by Paul Rolnick.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2021
Davenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee  Ave., celebrates its 23rd Anniversary as Chicago's premier location for enjoying music in an intimate setting with the return of Broadway actress and multi-award-winning cabaret performer Karen Mason with Vaccinatin' Rhythm, Thursday, Nov. 4 - 6 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 7 at 7 p.m.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2021
KAREN MASON – the acclaimed Broadway star and concert artist – has announced the release of her new album Let the Music Play, which will be released Friday, November 12 in all digital formats and on CD from Zevely Records
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2022
The UK Tour of Agatha Christie's THE MIRROR CRACK'D has been extended into 2023, with dates added in Cambridge, High Wycombe, Birmingham, Kingston and Aberdeen. The brand new production of Rachel Wagstaff's acclaimed adaptation is directed by Philip Franks. The UK Tour opened on 9 September 2022 and has already received rave reviews.
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 24, 2022
According to an interview with the NY Post, Harvey Fierstein wants pop superstar Harry Styles to star as Charlie in a rumored movie version of his musical KINKY BOOTS. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 12, 2022
People’s Light is presenting the world premiere of Mushroom, an original play from Pulitzer Prize finalist and Mare of Easttown cast member Eisa Davis. Mushroom runs September 14 through October 16 on the Steinbright Stage.
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 8, 2021
Broadway and cabaret star Lee Roy Reams & cabaret artist and educator Corinna Sowers Adler take part in an annual contest celebrating women.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 6, 2021
Excited for FUNNY GIRL's return to Broadway? We've got casting news today about Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch and Jared Grimes joining the cast for the first Broadway revival of FUNNY GIRL.
by Michael Major - Nov 4, 2021
Harvey Fierstein has joined the cast of Bros, co-written and starring Billy Eichner. Featuring an all LGBTQIA+ cast, Bros has also added SNL star Bowen Yang. Previously announced for the film are Jim Rash, Eve Lindley, D’Lo Srijaerajah, Peter Kim, Justin Covington, Dot-Marie Jones and Becca Blackwell.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2021
Veteran progressive activist and TV-film-stage producer Scott Robbe died on Sunday, November 21, 2021, according to a statement by Paul Algiers, a longtime friend and the executor of Scott Robbe's estate. Robbe was in hospice care at the home of his sister, Angela, in Hartford, Wisconsin.
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2022
Sophie Ward and Joe McFadden join Susie Blake in the cast of the brand new production of Rachel Wagstaff's acclaimed adaptation of Agatha Christie's THE MIRROR CRACK'D. The production, directed by Philip Franks, will begin its UK Tour at Devonshire Park, Eastbourne on 8 September 2022.
by Stephi Wild - May 18, 2022
It was announced today by The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors and The Dorothy Loudon Foundation, that Michael Oberholtzer (Take Me Out) will receive the 13th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence in the Theater, and four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein will receive the 9th Annual John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre.
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 3, 2022
Multitalented Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein’s new memoir “I Was Better Last Night” hit bookshelves on March 1st. Now, the cultural icon and legendary performer is set to bring his stories to the stage of The Ridgefield Playhouse on Tuesday, March 15, 2022 at 7:30pm – in his hometown event (“a small fictional town in Connecticut”).  Fierstein will be in conversation with fellow Ridgefielder and The New Yorker Magazine cartoonist Roz Chast, followed by an audience Q&A.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2022
Uptown Players will open their season with Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song, a new two-act revival of Fierstein's original 1983 Torch Song Trilogy. As the original title indicates, “Torch Song Trilogy” consisted of three plays when it originally opened on Broadway and was trimmed to two-acts for an off-Broadway revival in 2018 that later tranfered to Broadway in 2019.
by - Mar 21, 2022
Today's top stories include a new interview with Bernadette Peters, Mandy Patinkin, and James Lapine on CBS Sunday Morning! Plus, watch the latest episode of The Aging Ingenue, meet the new star of Moulin Rouge!, and more!
by Cary Ginell - Mar 15, 2022
Christopher J. Thume blows the roof off the building with a bravura performance as drag queen Lola in 'Kinky Boots,' the 2013 Tony Award winning musical.
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 13, 2022
Backstage Babble, hosted by 14-year-old theater aficionado Charles Kirsch, is proud to announce the publication of its 100th episode, featuring Broadway legend Harvey Fierstein.
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 13, 2022
Music Theater Works’s production of the Tony-Award winning La Cage Aux Folles, music and lyrics by Jerry Herman, book by Harvey Fierstein, directed by Producing Artistic Director Kyle Dougan and music directed by Kyra Leigh with choreography by Christopher Chase Carter is now playing through April 3.
by Bruce Glikas - Mar 10, 2022
I Was Better Last Night, the new memoir by cultural icon, gay rights activist, and four-time Tony Award®-winning actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein is now available on Alfred A. Knopf. Check out exclusive photos from inside the release party at Cafe Fiorello!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 10, 2022
I Was Better Last Night, the new memoir by cultural icon, gay rights activist, and four-time Tony Award®-winning actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein is has officially made the New York Times Bestsellers list!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2022
I Was Better Last Night, the new memoir by cultural icon, gay rights activist, and four-time Tony Award®-winning actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein is available today on Alfred A. Knopf.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2022
LCA Performing Arts, South Florida's largest drama and performing arts studio dedicated to developing the next generation of performing artists, is proud to welcome Broadway veterans Ivan Rutherford from Les Misérables and Michael Lee Brown of Dear Evan Hansen fame to the academy's Summer Camp 2022.
by Michael Major - Jun 2, 2022
Katy Perry has introduced a new character for her 'PLAY' Las Vegas residency, voiced by Tony-winner Harvey Fierstein! Fierstein voices the character of Ratso, a wise-cracking rat that Perry interacts with during the concert. Get a first look at the larger-than-life puppet in action during Perry's concert now!
by Team BWW - Jun 17, 2022
Stage Door is a platform allowing for your favorite performers to offer more virtual services including video shout outs, virtual classes, meet & greets and more! Book your favorite stars, including Patti Murin, Fergie L. Philippe, Ali Ewoldt and more!
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Jun 13, 2022
Little Known Facts is a weekly podcast hosted by stage and film actress Ilana Levine. Today's episode features Harvey Fierstein! In the episode, he talks about his latest memoir, I Was Better Last Night, his career, and more.
by Team BWW - Jun 11, 2022
Which Best Musical and Best Play nominees will win a Tony Award? BroadwayWorld has rounded up the winners of the Tony Awards, the Drama Desk Awards, the Drama League Awards and the Outer Critics Circle Awards for the last fifty years to compare winners year by year.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 19, 2022
Signature Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for the musical The Color Purple. The cast features Nova Y. Payton (Signature’s After Midnight, Dreamgirls) starring as Celie. Performances run August 16 – October 9, 2022.
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Jul 18, 2022
Little Known Facts is a weekly podcast hosted by stage and film actress Ilana Levine. This episode features Tom Moore and Ken Waissman who celebrate the 50th anniversary of Grease!
by Team BWW - Jan 29, 2022
Winter is here and what better time of year to stay in and snuggle up with a great book? You're in luck, because this year, Broadway's best have put pen to paper to turn out theatre page-turners of every kind. From theatre biographies to theatre fiction; theatre books for kids to theatre history; check out our collection of 25 new Broadway books for every theatre lover's winter reading list.
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 28, 2022
Harvey Fierstein's voice is a star in its own right, and in his new book “I Was Better Last Night: A Memoir,” that voice comes across on every delightful page.
by Stephi Wild - Feb 25, 2022
The first-ever New York revival of Neil Simon's classic comedy about marriage, Plaza Suite, under the direction of Tony Award® winner John Benjamin Hickey, officially begins previews tonight, February 25. Learn more about the cast bringing the show back to the stage!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 25, 2022
The National Arts Club presents an intimate conversation with the legendary Harvey Fierstein (Torch Song Trilogy, Kinky Boots)-cultural icon, gay rights activist, and four-time Tony-award winning actor and playwright-on Tuesday, March 8 at 8:00 PM.
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 20, 2022
Broadway favorite Harvey Fierstein will release a book in 2022. Penguin Random House will publish 'I Was Better Last Night' on March 1. Alongside the release of the awaited memoir is a free livestream event in which Fierstein will discuss his memoir with journalist Michael Musto. The event is free to anyone who chooses to register, and will have a Q+A session after the interview.
by Stephi Wild - Feb 18, 2022
In an on-stage interview hosted by the ever witty and incredibly talented in her own right, New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast (also a Ridgefield resident), fans will hear the cultural icon's life stories describing his astonishingly colorful and meaningful life. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2022
The Fisher Center and Oblong Books welcome Tony Award–winning performer and author Harvey Fierstein for an evening in celebration of his new memoir I Was Better Last Night (due out on March 1from Knopf).
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 1, 2022
Music Theater Works is proud to announce the cast for its spring production of the Tony-Award winning La Cage Aux Folles, music and lyrics by Jerry Herman, book by Harvey Fierstein, directed by Producing Artistic Director Kyle Dougan and music directed by Kyra Leigh with choreography by Christopher Chase Carter. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 3, 2021
Today the RSC announced the death of Sir Antony Sher, Honorary Associate Artist and husband of Artistic Director, Gregory Doran. Antony was diagnosed with terminal cancer earlier this year with Gregory taking compassionate leave from his role in September to care for Antony.
by Stage Tube - Aug 9, 2022
Get a first look at Signature Theatre's cast for the musical The Color Purple. The cast features Nova Y. Payton (Signature’s After Midnight, Dreamgirls) starring as Celie. Performances run August 16 – October 9, 2022.
by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 24, 2022
Signature Theatre is presenting The Color Purple by Marsha Norman (book), Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, and Stephen Bray (music & lyrics) through October 9, 2022 in Signature's MAX Theatre. The Color Purple is directed by Timothy Douglas (Signature's Spunk, Portland Center Stage's The Color Purple), with Nova Y. Payton (Signature's After Midnight, Dreamgirls) starring as Celie.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 24, 2022
On Monday, September 19, Theater For The New City, 155 First Ave. (at E. 10th Street), will present a memorial for its co-founder George Bartenieff (January 23, 1933-July 30, 2022) to celebrate his creative years at the theater, 1971-1992.  Reception begins at 7:30 PM and a narrated pictorial, remembrances and performances will start at 8:00 PM.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 23, 2022
Signature Theatre is presenting The Color Purple by Marsha Norman (book), Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, and Stephen Bray (music & lyrics) through October 9, 2022 in Signature's MAX Theatre. Get a first look here!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 2, 2022
The American Theatre Critics Association and Foundation ATCA have announced the first recipient of the ATCA Helbing fellowship for LGBTQ+ theater writers. Members of the Helbing Committee selected journalist Billy McEntee of New York City for the program that will begin September 1, 2022 and run for a year. It carries a stipend of $5,000.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 11, 2022
Today, August 11, Harvey Fierstein will appear at Barnes & Noble - Union Square to discuss and sign his new book, I Was Better Last Night.
by Team BWW - Apr 9, 2022
Spring has sprung and the great weather calls for a great book to enjoy outdoors! You're in luck, because this year, Broadway's best have put pen to paper to turn out theatre page-turners of every kind. From theatre biographies to theatre fiction; theatre books for kids to theatre history; check out our collection of 28 new Broadway books for every theatre lover's spring reading list.
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 27, 2022
The worlks of Sondheim, Berlin, Hamlisch and more will supply the music, while Hawaii provides the leading man in this new musical cabaret set for May 14th at Don't Tell Mama.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 25, 2022
92Y has announced new events for April, featuring Rachel Bloom, Jennifer Grey, Bill Gates and more. 
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2022
With Cyrano de Bergerac opening tonight at Brooklyn Academy of Music in New York, The Jamie Lloyd Company today announce full cast for its production of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull, in a version by Anya Reiss directed by Jamie Lloyd.

Torch Song Trilogy Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of Torch Song Trilogy have their been?
Torch Song Trilogy has had 2 productions including Broadway which opened in 1982 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2017.

What Tony Awards has Torch Song Trilogy been nominated for?
Best Play , .

What Tony Awards has Torch Song Trilogy won?
Best Play, .

What other awards has Torch Song Trilogy been nominated for?
Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Harvey Fierstein, Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Harvey Fierstein, Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Harvey FiersteinBest American Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Harvey Fierstein and Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Matthew Broderick.

What other awards has Torch Song Trilogy won?
Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Harvey Fierstein Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Harvey Fierstein and Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Harvey Fierstein Best American Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Harvey Fierstein Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Matthew Broderick.

What productions of Torch Song Trilogy have their been?
Torch Song Trilogy has had 2 productions including Broadway which opened in 1982 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2017.

What awards has Torch Song Trilogy been nominated for?
Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Harvey Fierstein, Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Harvey Fierstein, Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Harvey FiersteinBest American Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Harvey Fierstein and Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Matthew Broderick.

What awards has Torch Song Trilogy won?
Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Harvey Fierstein Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Harvey Fierstein and Outstanding Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Harvey Fierstein Best American Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Harvey Fierstein Best Debut Performance (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Matthew Broderick.

What productions of Torch Song Trilogy have there been?
Torch Song Trilogy has had 2 productions including Broadway which opened in 1982 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2017.