THEIR FAVORITE THINGS: Tony Winner Harvey Fierstein Shares His Theatregoing Experiences

By Andrew Gans
18 Sep 2013


Bye Bye Birdie


"Speaking of love… Just a year later, 1960, we went to see Bye Bye Birdie and, at the tender age of seven, I experienced my first real celebrity crush. I fell madly in love with Dick Van Dyke. Funny, sexy, warm, adorable. Well, I always did have good taste. And let me not forget to mention Ms. Chita Rivera."