He wrote the book for the musical stage adaptation, "Newsies", at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey. Alan Menken was the composer. Jack Feldman was lyricist. Christopher Gattelli was choreographer. Jeff Calhoun was director.
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Has won four Tony Awards from only four nominations: two in 1983, as Best Actor (Play) and Author of Best Play for "Torch Song Trilogy", a performance he recreated in the film version of the same title, Torch Song Trilogy
(1988); a third in 1984, the Book (Musical) Tony for writing the libretto of "La Cage aux Folles"; and the fourth in 2003, as Best Actor (Musical) in the Divine
role of Edna ...