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Fierstein, Harvey 1954-

Overview
Works: 205 works in 551 publications in 5 languages and 24,188 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  History  Animated films  Comedy films  Motion picture music  Musicals 
Roles: Author, Actor, Librettist, Narrator, Performer, Host, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Singer, Scenarist, Recipient, Other, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Harvey Fierstein
 
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Most widely held works by Harvey Fierstein
Mrs. Doubtfire by Anne Fine( Visual )
37 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of work father Robin Williams find himself suddenly divorced without custody of his kids. To solve this problem, he disguises himself as an old Scottish nanny to get hired by his ex-wife and be closer to his kids
Independence Day by Roland Emmerich( Visual )
35 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Massive spaceships appear in Earth's skies and wonder turns to terror as the ships blast destructive beams of fire down on cities all over the planet. The world's only hope lies with a determined band of survivors
Mulan by Barry Cook( Visual )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mulan is a young Chinese woman who doesn't quite fit into her tradition-bound society. When the invading Huns charge over the Great Wall and her aging father is ordered into battle, Mulan disguises herself as a soldier and secretly takes her father's place in the Imperial army
Torch song trilogy : three plays by Harvey Fierstein( Book )
39 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Press kit includes 2 pamphlets and 6 photographs
The times of Harvey Milk by Robert P Epstein( Visual )
27 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 1,431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the life, career, and assassination of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay person elected to public office in San Francisco. Milk was shot to death, along with mayor George Moscone, by city supervisor Dan White on Nov. 22, 1978; White was convicted of voluntary manslaughter and was paroled in 1985. Examines Milk's life leading up to his assassination, his successful efforts to politically represent San Francisco's gay community, and the city's reaction to the assassinations through extensive news footage and personal recollections
The sissy duckling by Harvey Fierstein( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 1,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elmer the duck is teased because he is different, but he proves himself by not only surviving the winter, but also saving his Papa
Hairspray original Broadway cast recording by Marc Shaiman( Recording )
7 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A l'écoute de cette bande originale vous retrouverez les 60's, l'ambiance festive et édulcorée du film. Des titres interprétés par les jeunes acteurs du film, mais également par Michelle Pfeiffer, Queen Latifah ou encore John Travolta
Duplex ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In terms of living the American Dream, Alex and Nancy have it pretty good. They're a young, vibrant couple in New York City with bright futures ahead of them. But one thing is missing: a home of their own. But their new home comes with one feature they didn't expect: an upstairs rent-controlled tenant, Mrs. Connelly, who isn't quite as easy going or frail as Alex and Nancy originally anticipated. As their blissful life begins to seriously fray around the edges, their dream home rapidly turns into a nightmare. It's then that they start to wonder: if they can't move Mrs. Connelly out
Harvey Fierstein's safe sex by Harvey Fierstein( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 869 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The celluloid closet by Robert P Epstein( Visual )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the depiction of gay and lesbian characters in popular films, showing how the movies reflect and define public attitudes to homosexuality. Assembles footage from over 120 films showing the changing face of cinema homosexuality from cruel stereotypes to covert love to the activist cinema of the 1990s. Provides anecdotes from actors, writers and filmmakers regarding the history of the role of gay men and lesbians on the silver screen
Mulan Mulan II by Eddie Murphy( Visual )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mulan: Mulan is a young Chinese woman who breaks tradition and joins the Imperial army, accompanied by a her guardian dragon, Mushu, to battle an invading army. Mulan 2: Mulan and Shang are engaged to be married and must journey to a distant city in a valiant quest to save their beloved empire
La cage aux folles original cast recording by Jerry Herman( Recording )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La Cage aux Folles: Musical Comedy in Two Acts. Book: Harvey Fierstein after the play by Jean Poiret
Torch song trilogy by Paul Bogart( Visual )
26 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gay man in New York searches for love, respect, and tradition in a world that seems not especially made for him
La cage aux folles : the Broadway musical comedy by Jerry Herman( )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kinky boots original Broadway cast recording by Cyndi Lauper( Recording )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by a true story and based on the Miramax motion picture written by Geoff Deane and Tim Firth, Kinky Boots features a warm and witty book by four-time Tony® Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (La Cage, Torch Song Trilogy, Newsies) and a richly diverse musical score from Grammy® Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper, in her stunning theatrical debut. The production is directed and choreographed by Tony® Award-winner Jerry Mitchell (Hairspray, La Cage, Broadway Bares), with music supervision, arrangements and orchestrations by Stephen Oremus (Book of Mormon, Wicked)
Death to Smoochy ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Venom-laced and the raucous rivalry of scandalized former kid-show host Rainbow Randolph and his squeaky-clean replacement, Sheldon Mopes, a.k.a. Smoochy the Rhino. Randolph is insanely obsessed with getting his job back, but Smoochy's a smash, and their war for kid-vid supremacy places a jaded "KidNet" producer in the middle of a Rainbow/Rhino smackdown
Broadway's lost treasures III the best of the Tony Awards ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A compilation of Broadway song & dance numbers from The Tony Awards, as performed by the original cast members between 1968 and 2002
Newsies the musical : original Broadway cast recording by Alan Menken( Recording )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cast recording features the musical's score by eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken and lyricist Jack Feldman. The stage version introduces new songs while keeping many of the beloved songs from the film
Happy to be nappy and other stories of me ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Today there are more reasons than ever for families to explore and celebrate diversity. Introduce your family to children who are not only celebrating how they are unique, but who are also learning from and appreciating the differences in others
La cage aux folles : the Broadway musical by Jerry Herman( Book )
15 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georges and Albi are two gay men living in St. Tropez who try to conceal their lifestyle when Georges' son Jean-Michel announces he's getting married. They attempt to conceal their lifestyle and their ownership of the transvestite club downstairs when the ultra-conservative future in-laws come for a visit
 
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Alternative Names
ファイアスティーン, ハーヴィ
Languages
English (259)
Spanish (10)
German (7)
French (6)
Danish (3)
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