Thursday, August 11, 2022

Harvey Fierstein Will Discuss and Sign His Book I WAS BETTER LAST NIGHT at Barnes & Noble Today

Today, August 11, Harvey Fierstein will appear at Barnes & Noble - Union Square to discuss and sign his new book, I Was Better Last Night.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:04AM
Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Harvey Fierstein to Discuss Memoir I Was Better Last Night With Michael Feingold. by Logan Culwell-Block

The Tony Award-winning actor and writer will also have signed copies of the book available at the Union Square Barnes and Noble event.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:18PM

Genesis of a Song: Composer Tom Kitt on the Creation of ‘Drum Circle’ for The Visitor by Playbill

The Visitor, based on the 2007 movie by Tom McCarthy, made its world premiere at The Public Theater last fall, featuring music by Pulitzer Prize, Tony, Emmy, and Grammy winner Tom Kitt, lyri…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:07AM
Tuesday, August 9, 2022

Exclusive: Watch Kristin Chenoweth & Kathy Najimy Compete on CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD

Hosted by Steve Harvey, the upcoming episode of Family Feud will feature a faceoff between two actresses when Kristin Chenoweth competes against Kathy Najimy to see who will win the grand pr…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:37PM

Check Out Photos of London's Kinky Boots Concerts, Starring Cedric Neal, Joel Harper-Jackson, More by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The Tony-winning Harvey Fierstein-Cyndi Lauper musical plays the Theatre Royal Drury Lane.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:07AM
Monday, August 8, 2022

Kinky Boots Concerts, Starring Cedric Neal, Presented in London August 8–9 by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning Harvey Fierstein-Cyndi Lauper musical plays the Theatre Royal Drury Lane.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07AM
Wednesday, August 3, 2022

KINKY BOOTS | #TheBootsAreBackSweeps Winner Experience by Kinky Boots On Broadway

Molly won our #TheBootsAreBackSweeps contest and joined us for the excitement of our first performance back in NYC! ⭐️ 👠 Take a look at the touching story of why #KinkyBoots means so …

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Monday, August 1, 2022

McEntee Named First Recipient Of New LGBTQ+ Theatre Writer Fellowship by Frank Rizzo

NEW YORK—The American Theatre Critics Association (ATCA) and Foundation ATCA have announced the first recipient of the ATCA Helbing fellowship for LGBTQ+ theater writers. Members of the He…

SOURCE: ShowRiz at 08:01AM
Saturday, July 30, 2022

People You Should Know . . . Caridad Svich by Zack Calhoon

  (Photo by Jody Christopherson) Caridad Svich received a 2012 OBIE for Lifetime Achievement. Her work has been seen in print, live and virtual stages at diverse venues across the US and …

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 08:42PM
Wednesday, July 27, 2022

KINKY BOOTS First Performance by Kinky Boots On Broadway

KINKY BOOTS has inspired audiences across the globe, reminding everyone we can change the world when we change our minds. This uplifting sensation features a Tony® and Grammy®-winning scor…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:38PM
Saturday, July 23, 2022

News: Jonathon Heyward is Named Music Director of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

One of Classical Music’s Most Exciting Young Talents, Signs a 5-year Contract as BSO Music Director Commencing with the 2023-24 Season BALTIMORE – The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO)…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 11:55AM
Friday, July 22, 2022

HARVEY FIERSTEIN - Farewell to HAIRSPRAY by Theater Talk Archive

A must-see conversation from 2008 with actor/writer HARVEY FIERSTEIN, the great star of HAIRSPRAY. Fierstein won a Tony Award for his performance in the hit musical, which opened in 2002. He…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:54PM
Tuesday, July 12, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘ Disney’s Newsies The Musical’ by the Reston Community Players Apprentice Program at Capital One Hall by Taryn Carone

“Disney’s Newsies The Musical” is a heartwarming show based on the News Boy Strike of 1899 and the 1992 film. The Broadway musical was nominated for eight Tony Awards and won two—Bes…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 01:01PM
Saturday, July 9, 2022

Harvey Fierstein by Barry Gordin

By: Alix Cohen July 9, 2022: First, multi-hyphenate talent Harvey Fierstein is not just a good writer, but a talented storyteller. You may be familiar with his plays, screenplays, and boo…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 11:06AM

All the Drama: Biographer Mimi Pockross on the 1945 Pulitzer Prize Winner “Harvey” by Jan Simpson

All The Drama is hosted by Jan Simpson. It is a series of deep dives into the plays that have won The Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The Pulitzer Prize for Drama: “Harvey”1945 Pulitzer winner…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 12:01AM
Friday, July 8, 2022

Objectified, derided, demeaned: sexism is still rampant on stage in the era of #MeToo by Arifa Akbar

From Jerusalem and Pretty Woman to a 70s Alan Bennett farce, unreconstructed attitudes and old-fashioned smut still permeate British theatre. And irony is not much of a defence If the theatr…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 10:12AM
Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Indigenous playwright Kim Senklip Harvey puts the power of her people on the stage by Karen Fricker - Theatre Critic

“Kamloopa” starts out as almost slapstick comedy but turns serious as Harvey’s strong female characters embrace their identities.

SOURCE: Toronto Star at 04:03PM
Saturday, July 2, 2022

Theater Books for Summer Reading 2022 by Jan Simpson

Now that Covid has been around for more than two years and vaccines have made contracting the virus a little less scary, a new kind of normal is settling in. The Tony award ceremonies return…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 09:12AM
Friday, July 1, 2022

13 Must-See Shows This July on Broadway and Beyond - Catch 'Into the Woods,' 'Kinky Boots,' 'The Butcher Boy' and more by Raven Snook

Catch Into the Woods, Kinky Boots, The Butcher Boy and more --- There are some cool shows to see during the dog days of summer. July brings multiple musicals: a Broadway transfer of the City…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, June 30, 2022

Contest: Enter To Win Two Tickets To KINKY BOOTS at the Hollywood Bowl!

With original songs by Cyndi Lauper, a book by Harvey Fierstein, and an all-star cast, Kinky Boots is the huge-hearted story of two people with nothing in common—or so they think.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:37PM
Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Jim Parsons to Star in A Man of No Importance Musical at Classic Stage Company by Caitlin Moynihan

Jim Parsons is returning to the New York stage. The four-time Emmy winner will star in the Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty and Terrence McNally musical A Man of No Importance at off-Broadw…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:37PM
Sunday, June 26, 2022

This Week on Broadway for June 26, 2022: Epiphany @ Lincoln Center Theater by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, Michael Portantiere, and Jan Simpson discuss Epiphany @ Lincoln Center Theater, Corsicana @ Playwrights Horizons, Memorial for Harvey Evans, Fat Ham @ Public Th…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM

Photos: Celebrating Broadway's Harvey Evans At The Triad Theatre on June 22nd

Dancers over 40 presented a sold out one-night-only special event: A Toast to Harvey - Celebrating the Life and Career of Harvey Evans on Wednesday, June 22nd, 6 – 9PM at The Triad Theatre…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:24AM
Saturday, June 25, 2022

Harvey Fierstein Reflects On 'The Next War' Ahead for the LGBTQIA+ Community and Their Allies by Logan Culwell-Block

The four-time Tony-winning actor and writer is featured along with Michael R. Jackson, Jacquel Spivey, and more in Pride of Stage and Screen, airing on MSNBC June 26.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:54AM
Thursday, June 23, 2022

The King And I Broadway - planforfit

camelot london cast recording with laurence harvey elizabeth larner, les miserables june 2016 playbill with rainbow pride logo opening,

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Harvey Fierstein Will Rework The Wiz Book for NBC Broadcast and Broadway Revival

http://cdn-gd.playbill.com/images/cache/. Tony Award-winning director Kenny Leon will stage both the television production and Broadway revival in ...

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Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Dancers Over 40 Honors Late Broadway Performer Harvey Evans With A Toast to Harvey June 22 by Leah Putnam

The one-night-only event at the Triad Theater features Jim Brochu, Anita Gillette, Marianne Tatum, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:33AM
Monday, June 13, 2022

Listen: Harvey Fierstein Talks 'I Was Better Last Night' Memoir and More on LITTLE KNOWN FACTS

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 Bett…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:34AM
Friday, June 10, 2022

Tony Winning Star Joel Grey Joins A TOAST TO HARVEY! At The Triad, June 22

Joel Grey, the Academy Award, Tony Award and Golden Globe winning star will join A Toast to Harvey - Celebrating the Life and Career of Harvey Evans on Wednesday, June 22nd, from 6 - 9PM at …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:58PM
Thursday, June 9, 2022

'The first big, gay opera' gets a radical rewrite for OTSL 'Harvey Milk' world premiere by Daniel Durchholz | Special To The Post-Dispatch

"Harvey Milk" at Opera Theatre of St. Louis sets out to educate and entertain with story of heroic figure in gay rights movement.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 04:19PM
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Photos: Go Backstage with the 2022 Theatre World Awards Winners

On Monday night, the Theatre World Awards celebrated the 2022 Theatre World Award Honorees, a special 'Outstanding Ensemble' Award to 21 cast members making their Broadway debut in the Broad…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:52PM

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