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  1. Harvey Fierstein and Jennifer Hudson on 'Hairspray Live' and the Song That Almost Never Was

    3:54 pm 8/3/2016

    Hudson will sing "I Know Where I've Been," an anthem about discrimination that nearly got cut from the original Broadway musical.Read more

  2. Logo Trailblazer Honors: RuPaul, Harvey Fierstein Speak Out Against Orlando Shooter on Behalf of LGBT Community

    11:22 pm 6/23/2016

    At the star-studded event dedicated to the victims of the June 12 tragedy, 'My So-Called Life' alum Wilson Cruz told the story of Brenda McCool, his mother's stepsister who died in the massacre.Read more

  3. Inside the Painful but Joyous Tradition of Taking On Tevye in 'Fiddler on the Roof'

    6:00 am 12/24/2015

    Alfred Molina, Harvey Fierstein and current revival star Danny Burstein discuss the beloved musical's titanic lead role.Read more

  4. 'Newsies': Theater Review

    1:48 pm 4/1/2015

    The touring cast of Disney's irrepressible Broadway hit is as emphatically entertaining as Alan Menken's score is energetic.Read more

  5. 'The Wiz' Set as NBC's Next Live Musical

    12:45 pm 3/30/2015

    In a partnership with Cirque du Soleil to air Dec. 3 before heading to Broadway.Read more

  6. 'Kinky Boots': Theater Review

    10:49 am 11/14/2014

    Strutting on the Pantages stage through Nov. 30, an all-new national tour cast takes on Harvey Fierstein's haphazard book and Cyndi Lauper's uplifting songsRead more

  7. Tonys: Feinberg's 10 Takeaways from the 2013-2014 Broadway Season

    1:31 pm 6/9/2014

    THR's awards analyst Scott Feinberg identifies the 10 things that he will remember most fondly about the 23 shows that he saw while covering the Tony race.Read more

  8. Tony Awards Fashion: Harvey Fierstein's Rainbow Sneakers and Socks, Decoded

    6:32 pm 6/8/2014

    The "Kinky Boots" star kept things interesting — and unconventional — at Sunday's carpet. We dig. Read more

  9. Tonys: Who Should Win, Who Will Win (Analysis)

    9:43 am 5/28/2014

    Can nominations-leader "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder" hold off crowd-pleaser "Beautiful" on Sunday? Will Bryan Cranston propel "All the Way" to a win? Is it finally Kelli O'Hara's year? THR's theater critic and awards analyst weigh in.Read more

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