Harvey Fierstein

Harvey Fierstein

Performer
  • Born: Jun 6, 1954 in Brooklyn, New York

Roles (22)

Casa Valentina Playbill - Opening Night Casa Valentina (2014)
Opened Apr 23, 2014
  • Playwright
Casa Valentina Playbill - Opening Night
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Kinky Boots Playbill - June 2017 Kinky Boots (2013)
Opened Apr 4, 2013
  • Book
Kinky Boots - Opening Night
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Newsies Playbill - Opening Night Newsies (2012)
Opened Mar 29, 2012
  • Book
Newsies - Opening Night
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La Cage Aux Folles Playbill - Opening Night La Cage aux Folles (2010)
Opened Apr 18, 2010
  • as Albin (Replacement)
  • Book
La Cage Aux Folles - Opening Night
  • Feb 15, 2011 - May 1, 2011
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Hairspray Playbill - Opening Night, July 2002 Hairspray (2002)
Opened Aug 15, 2002
  • as Edna Turnblad (Original)
  • as Edna Turnblad (Replacement)
Hairspray - Opening Night
  • Jul 18, 2002 - May 2, 2004
  • Nov 11, 2008 - Jan 4, 2009
A Catered Affair Playbill - Opening Night A Catered Affair (2008)
Opened Apr 17, 2008
  • as Winston (Original)
  • Book
A Catered Affair - Opening Night
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Fiddler on the Roof Playbill - Opening Night Fiddler on the Roof (2004)
Opened Feb 26, 2004
  • as Tevye (Replacement)
  • Arrived on Jan 4, 2005
La Cage Aux Folles Playbill - Opening Night, Nov 2004 La Cage aux Folles (2004)
Opened Dec 9, 2004
  • Book
La Cage Aux Folles - Opening Night
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Legs Diamond Playbill - Opening Night, Dec 1988 Legs Diamond (1988)
Opened Dec 26, 1988
  • Book
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Safe Sex Playbill - Opening Night, April 1987 Safe Sex (1987)
Opened Apr 5, 1987
  • as Ghee "Safe Sex" (Original)
  • as Arthur "On Tidy Endings" (Original)
  • Writer
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
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 Actor in a Play Torch Song Trilogy Winner
1983 Outstanding New Play Torch Song Trilogy Winner
Drama League
2003 Outstanding Performance Hairspray Winner
New York Drama Critics' Circle
1982 Best American Play Torch Song Trilogy Nominee
Outer Critics Circle
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
1983 Theatre World Award Torch Song Trilogy Winner
Tony Award
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 Actor in a Play Torch Song Trilogy Winner
1983 Play Torch Song Trilogy Winner