He wrote the book for the musical, "La Cage Aux Folles," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with Maxwell Caulfield and James Beaman in the cast. Jerry Herman was composer and lyricist. The musical is based on the play by Jean Poiret.
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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 ...
Gruff yet smooth voice