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Torch Song: Under a Broken Red Neon Sign, A Love Story.

Torch Song: Under a Broken Red Neon Sign, A Love Story.

By Ross

It all begins, under the broken neon red Torch Song sign, with the illusion of perfection with big dash of fabulousness, well, one that is under construction. 1,905 more words

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Review: Slimmer And Sillier, Harvey Fierstein's 'Torch Song' Is Revived With Michael Urie & Mercedes Ruehl

Shorter by a big word and a long act, Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song Trilogy is back, trim, glittering and rechristened, simply, Torch Song. Michael Urie ( 926 more words

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Mercedes Ruehl Joins Harvey Fierstein's 'Torch Song' Revival

Tony and Oscar winner Mercedes Ruehl has signed on for Second Stage Theatre’s fall revival of Harvey Fierstein’s landmark dramedy Torch Song. Michael Urie will star as looking-for-love gay drag artist Arnold Beckoff, the role originated by Fierstein, which ran more than 1,200 performances in the 1980s and earned Fierstein Tony Awards as best play author and star. 157 more words

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The Fisher King - A Special, Heartfelt Film ... However Strange The Story May Be

Terry Gilliam, describing the unconventional plot of The Fisher King to the studio, must have had a few confused looks in response. Unlike Brazil and… 574 more words

Film Review

CineVue Review: The Fisher King

★★★★☆

Jack Lucas (Jeff Bridges) is at the top of his game. A shock-jock radio host specialising as a kind of anti-Frasier Crane, he encourages listeners to call in with their problems before humiliating them with insults and the music of Ray Charles. 74 more words

Films

Happy Birthday: Mercedes Ruehl

Mercedes Ruehl

Born: February 28, 1948 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA

I went to New York to study acting the summer I was 21 and like thousands of actors before me and thousands of actors after me, I went through the usual scores of moonlighting jobs and the usual scores of rejection and the usual legions of prophets of doom who were always there and always at the ready to give you the up-to-minute odds against you ever making anything of yourself in this business. 162 more words

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Edward Albee Memorial Brings Tributes From John Guare, Mercedes Ruehl, Richard Thomas & Rosemary Harris

Broadway’s August Wilson Theatre was filled Tuesday afternoon with friends, fans and colleagues of Edward Albee, who died September 16 at 88. Onstage to recall the much-laureled author of… 321 more words

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