Category Archives: Harvey Fierstein

TWEETED: Rewrites for NEWSIES

With the Papermill production of Newsies done and dusted, Alan Menken has tweeted: Whatever comes with NEWSIES now (hopefully Broadway and tour) Harvey, Jack and I are planning rewrites. Changes are coming! That’s a good thing, because there were certainly … Continue reading

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NEWSFLASH: No more Tambor in LA CAGE AUX FOLLES

While it’s relatively the big news is that there are new principles in Broadway’s current revival of La Cage aux Folles, including Harvey Fierstein, whose tweets leading up to his first performance were majorly entertaining, as Albin, it’s perhaps even … Continue reading

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VIDEO: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES on Broadway

One of the most highly anticipated revivals of the season, Jerry Herman and Harvey Fierstein’s La Cage aux Folles has been running for a week. Time to have a look at a few clips from the show, I think. Now, … Continue reading

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OPENING NIGHT: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES on Broadway

The new Broadway revival of La Cage aux Folles, the second we’ve seen in the past decade, officially opens tonight on Broadway at the Longacre Theatre. With a book by Harvey Fierstein and music by Jerry Herman, the show tells … Continue reading

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PHOTOS: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES on Broadway

Have a look at the the current Broadway revival of La Cage aux Folles, captured here in a series of photographs by Joan Marcus. Kelsey Grammer and Douglas Hodge lead the cast of this revival as as Georges and Albin … Continue reading

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NEWSFLASH: Best Theatre of the Decade

Only two musicals have been featured in the “The Best Theatre of the Decade” list in the Sunday Times: Avenue Q and La Cage aux Folles. The London production of Avenue Q – by Robert Lopez, Jeff Marx and Jeff … Continue reading

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NEWSFLASH: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES’s Return to Broadway

La Cage aux Folles is being revived on Broadway for the second time this decade. The 2004 revival received mixed notices, but managed to pick up the Tony Award for the Best Revival of a Musical (over Pacific Overtures and … Continue reading

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