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Harvey Fierstein

  1. theater review
    Theater Review: A Slightly Tamed Torch Song Returns to BroadwayA second viewing reveals its wit but also its facile turns.
  2. Theater Review: Does Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song Still Give Off Heat?Theater Review: Does Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song Still Give Off Heat?
  3. theater review
    Theater Review: Noël Coward’s Present Laughter Is Ever-ModernGently Down the Stream, not so much.
  4. Why Was Hairspray Live! Tamer on TV? The bouffant isn’t quite as big and bubbly onscreen.
  5. Watch Hairspray Live’s ‘You Can’t Stop the Beat’With a special intro from Harvey Fierstein and his wig.
  6. live musicals
    Jennifer Lopez to Star in Bye Bye Birdie Live!It’ll air in 2017.
  7. teasers
    Hairspray Live! Teaser: You Can’t Stop the Beat, or the Big HairdosComing December 7.
  8. closings
    ‘Hairspray’ Closing On BroadwayLet’s just give thanks that a John Waters adaptation made it for six years.
  9. news reel
    Soaking Wet Hippies, Audience Dance Together at ‘Hair’ PremiereHarvey Fierstein was unimpressed with the nudity.
  10. quote machine
    Young Jeezy: Class ActPlus: Simon Pegg calls Batman a wussy and Harmony Korine on puking up his new film.
  11. the industry
    Spike Lee to Attend Theater for First Time in YearsSpike Lee will direct a re-mounting of World War II comedy-drama-mystery Stalag 17 on Broadway, produced by play’s original producer, Michael Abbott. Lee has never directed for the stage and, according to the NYT, can’t remember the last play he attended.
  12. the industry
    Dust Off Your Elvish: Orlando Bloom to London Stage