Playbill Poll: From Clay Aiken to Liza Minnelli, Readers Pick Their Favorite Broadway Replacements

By Playbill Staff
07 Jul 2013

Harvey Fierstein
Photo by Joan Marcus

Shrimani Jade Senay: Harvey Fierstein's work as Tevye had an historic significance that transcended his fine performance.

In 2005, Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein joined the Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof, replacing Alfred Molina as Tevye. Fierstein was joined by Rosie O'Donnell, who replaced Randy Graff in the role of Golde.