Who Won the 2003
Tony Awards Best Featured Actor Musical

Dick Latessa

("Hairspray")

2002 Tony Awards Best Featured Actor Musical Winner
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2003 Tony Awards Best Featured Actor Musical Winner Dick Latessa News

'Broadway West' is finally a reality — at Smith Center

Las Vegas Review-Journal
But the success of these shows was sporadic. After promising previews, “Hairspray” fell flat. Even with a seasoned Broadway cast led by co-stars Harvey Fierstein and Dick Latessa, “Hairspray” closed after a four-month run. The end of that show shook ...

2003 Tony Awards Best Featured Actor Musical Winner Dick Latessa News

The legends Broadway lost in 2016

New York Post
Dick Latessa, who won a Tony for “Hairspray,” died Dec. 19. Soon after, the theater lost Willa Kim, who designed the stylish and witty costumes for “Sophisticated Ladies” and “The Will Rogers Follies.” She was 99. And Monday, the beloved character ...

2003 Tony Awards Best Featured Actor Musical Winner Dick Latessa News

Photo Flash: Remembering Dick Latessa

Broadway World
As BroadwayWorld sadly reported earlier this week, Tony Award Winner Dick Latessa, who is fondly remembered for his timeless Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning performance as Wilbur Turnblad in the original Broadway production of Hairspray, has ...

2003 Tony Awards Best Featured Actor Musical Winner Dick Latessa News

Remembering Broadway's Dick Latessa

New York Post
When Harvey Fierstein slipped on a housecoat to play Edna in “Hairspray,” his co-star, Dick Latessa, told him he wasn't the first to do a musical in drag: “We did a number in the out-of-town tryout of 'Follies' in drag. Hal [Prince] eventually gave it ...


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