Friday, October 19, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Daniel Radcliffe, Justin Timberlake, Fringe Festival by Mark Beech

Daniel Radcliffe stars in “The Lifespan of a Fact,” which has just opened. It is one of the highlights of performing arts in New York this week. Justin Timberlake is at Madison Square Ga…

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Torch Song Scribe Harvey Fierstein Compares Playing Hairspray’s Edna to La Cage’s Albin by Ruthie Fierberg

The Tony-winning writer and performer talks his famous theatre roles, Mrs. Doubtfire, and watching John Travolta play Edna.

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Harvey Fierstein on John Travolta's Edna Turnblad in Hairspray: 'I've Never Seen It' by Broadway.com

Harvey Fierstein is back on the boards with the first Broadway revival of his iconic play Torch Song. In celebration of his latest main-stem production, the four-time Tony winner paid a visi…

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Broadway Grosses w/e 10/14/2018: Leaves Are Falling, Grosses Remain Steady

Overall grosses remained steady at $33M this week. Coming off of the three day weekend, many individual shows saw decreases, but the addition of Torch Song and a few extra previews for new…

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Broadway Box Office Holds Steady At $33M; ‘Torch Song’ Joins Roster by Greg Evans

Broadway box office held steady as the fall season settled in, with a batch of recently arriving productions joined by Torch Song, last year’s Off Broadway hit taking up a limited enga…

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Broadway Grosses: The Ferryman Makes a Splash on the Great White Way by Broadway.com

Jez Butterworth's Olivier-winning West End hit The Ferryman is making a strong showing in its first couple of weeks on Broadway. Audiences are packing the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre to se…

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Encounters: Mercedes Ruehl Takes Weekly Strolls With Her Acting Students by Alexis Soloski

The actress, who stars in the Broadway revival of “Torch Song,” is an acting teacher and mentor.

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Monday, October 15, 2018

Broadway Designer Clint Ramos to Head Fordham University’s Theatre Design and Production Track by Ruthie Fierberg

The Tony-winning costume and scenic designer, currently represented on Broadway with Once On This Island and Torch Song, will assume the new position this spring.

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Saturday, October 13, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Elton John to “American Son” by Mark Beech

As debate continues on the slogan “Make America Great Again” – with plenty of people on both sides of the debate saying the U.S. is already great and could be greater – a raft of new…

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Photo Flash: Backstage at the First Preview of TORCH SONG on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld

Previews have officially begun for Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song, ahead of a Thursday, November 1 opening night at Broadway's Hayes Theater.

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Go Backstage at the First Preview of Torch Song on Broadway by Hannah Vine

Harvey Fierstein’s Tony Award-winning play offers a behind-the-scenes look at its first preview.

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Odds & Ends: Torch Song, Hairspray, Kinky Boots Stars to Honor Harvey Fierstein at Second Stage Benefit & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today and this weekend. Torch Song, Hairspray, Kinky Boots Stars to Honor Harvey Fierstein at Second Stage Benefit A slew of sta…

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Second Stage Theater to Honor Torch Song Playwright Harvey Fierstein by Adam Hetrick

Cyndi Lauper, Billy Porter, Rosie O’Donnell, and members from the original cast of Hairspray will celebrate the Tony-winning writer and performer at the theatre’s gala.

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Meet the Cast of TORCH SONG- Now in Previews! by Julie Musbach

Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song will begin previews tonight, Tuesday, October 9 ahead of a Thursday, November 1 opening night at Broadway's Hayes Theater. Get to know the cast below as they be…

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Broadway Stars Come Out to See the Final Dress of Torch Song by Hannah Vine

Harvey Fierstein’s Tony Award-winning play returns to the New York stage after 35 years.

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Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song Begins Broadway Previews With Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl October 9 by Adam Hetrick

The Second Stage Theatre revival of Fierstein's Tony-winning landmark portrait of gay life in the late 1970s returns to Broadway.

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Photo Coverage: The Stars Come Out For Invited Dress Rehearsal Of Harvey Fierstein's TORCH SONG by Walter McBride

Last night was the invited dress rehearsal for Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song, which begins previews tonight, October 9, on Broadway. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out the photos …

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Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song, Starring Michael Urie & Mercedes Ruehl, Returns to Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Harvey Fierstein's iconic Tony-winning play Torch Song makes a triumphant return to Broadway's Hayes Theater on October 9. The transfer from off-Broadway's Tony Kiser Theatre, di…

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Monday, October 8, 2018

TORCH SONG Announces Rush Ticket Policy by BroadwayWorld

Preview performances begintomorrowfor the new production ofHarvey Fierstein's Torch Songat Broadway's Hayes Theater, the same Broadway stage where the Tony Award-winning 1982 premiere foreve…

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How Harvey Fierstein Learned to Pass on the Reins for Broadway’s Torch Song by Ryan McPhee

The Tony-winning writer behind the famed play passes the torch to star Michael Urie and the team behind the upcoming Broadway outing.

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

How Harvey Fierstein, Michael Urie, and Mercedes Ruehl Bring Torch Song to Today’s Audiences by Adam Hetrick

Harvey Fierstein’s Tony Award-winning play returns to the New York stage after 35 years.

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‘Torch Song’s’ path to Broadway by Caitlin Huston

“Torch Song” is heading back to Broadway thanks to an idea that almost simultaneously struck producer Richie Jackson and director Moisés Kauffman: Michael Urie should play Arnold. Write…

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Monday, October 1, 2018
Saturday, September 22, 2018

BWW TV: Meet Arnold! TORCH SONG Company Gets Ready for Broadway by Tv - Press Previews

Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song will begin previews Tuesday, October 9 ahead of a Thursday, November 1 opening night at Broadway's Hayes Theater 240 West 44th Street. Under the direction of To…

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Friday, September 21, 2018

Get a Backstage Look at the Cast of Broadway’s Torch Song by Marc J. Franklin

Harvey Fierstein’s play will begin performances on Broadway October 9 at the Hayes Theatre.

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Mercedes Ruehl, Harvey Fierstein, Michael Urie & the Cast of Torch Song Ready for Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song will begin performances on Broadway on October 9 in the play's original home, the Hayes Theatre. Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl will reprise their role…

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Photo Coverage: The Cast of TORCH SONG Meets the Press by Walter McBride

Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song will begin previews Tuesday, October 9 ahead of a Thursday, November 1 opening night at Broadway's Hayes Theater 240 West 44th Street. The cast met the press ye…

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Up On The Marquee: TORCH SONG by Walter McBride

Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song will begin previews Tuesday, October 9 ahead of a Thursday, November 1 opening night at Broadway's Hayes Theater 240 West 44th Street.

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Thursday, September 20, 2018

Broadway.com Fall Preview: Michael Urie, Jack DiFalco & Ward Horton Talk Torch Song by Broadway.com

Watch Torch Song's Michael Urie, Jack DiFalco and Ward Horton discuss bringing Harvey Fierstein's landmark play back to Broadway.

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