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Fierstein, Harvey 1954-

Overview
Works: 203 works in 608 publications in 7 languages and 25,881 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Comedy films  Action and adventure films  Juvenile works  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Original cast recordings  Biography 
Roles: Actor, Author, Librettist, Narrator, Performer, Host, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Singer, Scenarist, Recipient, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Mrs. Doubtfire by Chris Colombus( visu )
46 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,091 libraries worldwide
Daniel Hillard is no ordinary father, so when he learns his ex-wife needs a housekeeper, he applies for the job. With the perfect wig, a little makeup and a dress for all occasions, he becomes Mrs. Doubtfire, a devoted British housekeeper who is hired on the spot. Free to be the "woman" he never knew he could be, the disguised Daniel creates a whole new life with his entire family
Independence Day by Roland Emmerich( visu )
39 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,001 libraries worldwide
Spaceships appear and wonder turns to terror as they attack cities all over the earth
Mulan by Barry Cook( visu )
20 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,233 libraries worldwide
Clever Mulan proves her worth outside of her tradition-bound society when, disguised as the male soldier, "Ping", she bravely takes her father's place in the Imperial Army. Helped by her funny guardian dragon Mushu and a lucky cricket named Cri-kee, Mulan strives to earn the respect of her fellow warriors and her courageous Captain Shang. Mulan's adventures lead to a climatic battle atop the Imperial Palace, where her family's honor and the fate of the Emperor and all of China rests in her hands
Torch song trilogy : three plays by Harvey Fierstein( Book )
36 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 1,552 libraries worldwide
Drie toneelstukken: 'International stud', 'Fugue in a nursery', 'Widows and children first', waarin homorelaties centraal staan
The times of Harvey Milk by Robert P Epstein( visu )
29 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 1,445 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 )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 1,239 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( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,049 libraries worldwide
Duplex ( visu )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 912 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. The new home they finally get, however, 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 had 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
Mulan Mulan II ( visu )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 902 libraries worldwide
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
Harvey Fierstein's safe sex by Harvey Fierstein( Book )
7 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 853 libraries worldwide
The celluloid closet by Robert P Epstein( visu )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 788 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
La cage aux folles original cast recording by Jerry Herman( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 649 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( visu )
33 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 644 libraries worldwide
A gay man in New York searches for love, respect, and tradition in a world that seems not especially made for him
Kinky boots original Broadway cast recording by Cyndi Lauper( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 630 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). Charlie Price has suddenly inherited his father's shoe factory, which is on the verge of bankruptcy. Trying to live up to his father's legacy and save his family business, Charlie finds inspiration in the form of Lola. A fabulous entertainer in need of some sturdy stilettos, Lola turns out to be the one person who can help Charlie become the man he's meant to be. As they work to turn the factory around, this unlikely pair finds that they have more in common than they ever dreamed possible ... and discovers that when you change your mind about someone, you can change your whole world
La cage aux folles : the Broadway musical comedy by Jerry Herman( score )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
Bullets over Broadway by Woody Allen( visu )
27 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 578 libraries worldwide
"Big-city mobsers and the Broadway stage collide hilariously in this side-splittin, all-star comedy that has audiences and critics rolling in the aisles. John Cusack stars as David Shayne, an idealistic young writer who'll do anything to get his first Broadway play off the groung - even if it means teaming up with the mob. Sourrounded by a wacky cast of characters, including a tipsy actress a ganster's dizzy girlfriend and a mob hit man, Shayne's got to pull it all off before the curtain falls and bullets start to fly" -- Container
Death to Smoochy ( visu )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 561 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
The Wiz live! ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Staying true to the groundbreaking Broadway show that put a vivid urban spin on the land of Oz. Winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical, the original hit Broadway show became a cultural touchstone that also spawned the classic film. Here a Tony-winning creative team has brought together the imaginative acrobats of Cirque du Soleil and a cast of extraordinary singers and dancers to create an exciting new version of the show unlike anything seen before
Newsies the musical : original Broadway cast recording by Alan Menken( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 431 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
Broadway's lost treasures III the best of the Tony Awards ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
A compilation of Broadway song & dance numbers from The Tony Awards, as performed by the original cast members between 1968 and 2002
 
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Alternative Names
Fierstein, Harvey Forbes 1954-
Forbes Fierstein, Harvey 1954-
Harvey Fierstein aktor amerykański
Harvey Fierstein Amerikaans acteur
Harvey Fierstein amerikansk sångare och skådespelare
Harvey Fierstein amerikansk sanger og skuespiller
Harvey Fierstein attore, sceneggiatore e cantante statunitense
Harvey Fierstein US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Autor und Sänger
Файерстин, Харви
Харви Фиърстайн
Հարվի Ֆայերշտայն
הארווי פירסטיין
هاروی فایراستین هنرپیشه اهل ایالات متحده آمریکا
하비 피어스타인
ハーヴェイ・ファイアスタイン
ファイアスティーン, ハーヴィ
Languages
English (290)
French (12)
Spanish (11)
German (6)
Chinese (2)
Catalan (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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