Find the best quotes by Harvey Fierstein.
You really, really, really have to love what you are going to do in theater because it is an unmerciful life. It’s six days a…
I’m sure there’s going to be some material from This Is Not Going To Be Pretty. I usually use that song to just introduce myself…
I actually may do a musical next year… not one that I’ve written; one that I may star in. Plus my concert and other people’s…
But I’m not adverse to the idea of Torch Song as a musical. It would just be different. Because the play will always be there…
I burned out on AIDS and did no AIDS work for a couple of years. I was so angry that people were still getting this…
I’ve been dating since I was 15 years old, and I just don’t seem to do it well.
I have great faith in the United States. It’s the only country I would ever live in.
Pork was in 1971, and I stopped hanging out at The Factory by like 1973.
The world is full of more interesting things than my voice.
And I believe that you never be limited in what you do, so I like to do movies, I like to do television.
I actually pray everyday, but I don’t believe in God.
It’s a lot of fun to play someone you don’t normally think of yourself as.
How time files when you’s doin’ all the talking.
You know, I always got offered other stuff. Not the romantic leads, obviously. But very often it’s a role that’s underwritten, where the character has…
My play Safe Sex was picked apart because critics thought it was untrue. It was a play in which no one had AIDS, but the…
Theater has to resonate in your heart in a way that movies don’t.
I got the regular call, that they were doing a Broadway musical of Hairspray, and would I come and audition. I was familiar with the…
Also, if you want to reach people, theatre is not always the best way to do it.
As soon as I started writing, other writers stopped wanting me acting in their shows – maybe they thought I was going to rewrite them.
You may feel powerless as a child, but the world will one day be yours. And you’re responsible for it. So, seize the day and…
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