Harvey Fierstein

Performer, Writer

Male

Born: June 6, 1954
Brooklyn, New York

 

Official

Twitter: @HarveyFierstein

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - Casa Valentina Casa Valentina
Apr. 23, 2014 - Jun. 29, 2014
Playwright
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Kinky Boots Kinky Boots
Apr. 4, 2013
Book
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Newsies Newsies
Mar. 29, 2012 - Aug. 24, 2014
Book
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - La Cage aux Folles La Cage aux Folles
Apr. 18, 2010 - May 1, 2011
Albin
Feb. 15, 2011 - May 1, 2011
Performer
(Replacement)
Who's Who
    Book
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - A Catered Affair A Catered Affair
Apr. 17, 2008 - Jul. 27, 2008
Winston Performer
(Original)
Who's Who
    Book
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - The 61st Annual Tony Awards - 2007 The 61st Annual Tony Awards - 2007
Jun. 10, 2007 - Jun. 10, 2007
Participating Artist Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - La Cage aux Folles La Cage aux Folles
Dec. 9, 2004 - Jun. 26, 2005
Book
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - The 58th Annual Tony Awards - 2004 The 58th Annual Tony Awards - 2004
Jun. 6, 2004 - Jun. 6, 2004
Participating Artist Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Fiddler on the Roof Fiddler on the Roof
Feb. 26, 2004 - Jan. 8, 2006
Tevye
Arrived on Jan. 4, 2005
Performer
(Replacement)
 
Playbill Cover - Hairspray Hairspray
Aug. 15, 2002 - Jan. 4, 2009
Edna Turnblad
Jul. 18, 2002 - May 2, 2004
Performer
(Original)
Who's Who
    Edna Turnblad
Nov. 11, 2008 - Jan. 4, 2009
Performer
(Replacement)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Legs Diamond Legs Diamond
Dec. 26, 1988 - Feb. 19, 1989
Book
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Safe Sex Safe Sex
Apr. 5, 1987 - Apr. 12, 1987
Arthur "On Tidy Endings" Performer
(Original)
 
    Ghee "Safe Sex" Performer
(Original)
 
    Writer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - La Cage aux Folles La Cage aux Folles
Aug. 21, 1983 - Nov. 15, 1987
Book
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Torch Song Trilogy Torch Song Trilogy
Jun. 10, 1982 - May 19, 1985
Arnold Beckoff Performer
(Original)
 
    Writer
(Original)
 

Videos (16)

 

Inside the Playbill (10)

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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2008 Outstanding Book of a Musical A Catered Affair Nominee
2003 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Hairspray Winner
1984 Outstanding Book of a Musical La Cage aux Folles Nominee
1983 Outstanding New Play Torch Song Trilogy Winner
1983 Outstanding Actor in a Play Torch Song Trilogy Winner

Drama League

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2003 Outstanding Performance Hairspray Winner

New York Drama Critics' Circle

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1982 Best American Play Torch Song Trilogy Nominee

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2013 Outstanding Book of a Musical Kinky Boots Nominee
2012 Outstanding Book of a Musical Newsies Nominee
2003 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Hairspray Nominee

Theatre World

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
1983 Theatre World Award Torch Song Trilogy Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2014 Best Play Casa Valentina Nominee
2013 Book of a Musical Kinky Boots Nominee
2012 Book of a Musical Newsies Nominee
2003 Actor in a Musical Hairspray Winner
1984 Book of a Musical La Cage aux Folles Winner
1983 Play Torch Song Trilogy Winner
1983 Actor in a Play Torch Song Trilogy Winner
 
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