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By Andrew Gans
27 Sep 2013

Harvey Fierstein in Torch Song Trilogy


"Nothing prepared me for the sock in the gut of Torch Song Trilogy when I attended it in 1988. Harvey Fierstein's writing and acting was a call to a more authentic life for me. I hadn't seen a play about a gay person before, and the insights, stories, pain, pride and transformation gave me the courage to own my own life more fully."