Torch Song Trilogy Summary
Harvey Fierstein

Everything you need to understand or teach Torch Song Trilogy by Harvey Fierstein.

  • Torch Song Trilogy Summary & Study Guide
  • 30 Torch Song Trilogy Lessons
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  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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Torch Song Trilogy Summary

Torch Song Trilogy is a play that straddles genres, existing as both a comedy and a melodrama. Harvey Fierstein's play opened at New York's Richard Allen Center in October, 1981, and moved to the Off-Broadway Actors Playhouse in January of 1982. The play opened on Broadway in June, 1983, at the Little Theatre and continued for a long and successful run, having won several awards, including two Antoinette "Tony" Perry Awards.

The work is semi-autobiographical; Fierstein used...

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