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Mister D’s “I’ve Had Too Many Kiki’s” Playlist

Mister D: Yes, ladies and germs, I’ve had so many kiki’s I can’t even remember what…

BetteBack Concert Review: Bette “Unbelievable” Management “Paranoid”

Alton Telegraph By DOUG THOMPSON Telegraph Leisure Editor August 29, 1973 Bette Midler, music’s female Alice…

Hulaween Tix On Sale

Hulaween L’enfer (I believe this means “Hell”) To benefit Bette Midler‘s New York Restoration Project (NYRP)…

BetteBack: Former Harlette, Melissa Manchester, Heads Out On Her Own

Mister D: Bette did record one of Melissa’s songs, entitled, “Easy” but was never released on…

BetteBack Ad: Yes…Bette Midler Played Mississippi River Festival! ~ August 25, 1973

Mister D:  And the tickets were 2-3 dollars?  LOL

Former Harlette, Gail Kantor, Penning Lyrics To Broadway Bound “I Will, I Can”

Playbill Sammy Davis, Jr. Is Inspiration for New Musical I Will, I Can, With Score by…

Reminder: Donna Maxon ~ “Bette & Barry: Back to the Bathhouse” plays Wednesday and Aug. 15 at the Laurie Beechman Theatre

Mister D: And if I’m not mistaken, our friend Matthew Parker is one of the background…

Illustration: Sunday, January 14, 1973

BetteBack: Where’s Bette Midler?

Daily Journal Personality Plus By Robin Adams Sloan August 28, 1973 Q: Where’s that divine Bette…

BetteBack: “…No gimmick — It’s genuine” ~ August 10, 1973

Lowell Sun Bette Midler-one of a special kind  August 10, 1973   NEW YORK: No one…

Video: Bette On The Boards Presents “Bette Midler – Friends Rehearsal”

BetteBack: Bette Midler Becomes A Speaker ~ June 30, 1973

San Mateo Times Lyon’s Den By LEONARD LYONS June 30, 1973 Bette‘ Midler has been added…

BetteBack: Bette Starts Second Leg Of Tour In August ~ July 25, 1973

San Mateo Times Lyons Den Bv LEONARD LYONS Bette Midler, who is preparing another national tour…

Former Harlette Shayna Steele Plays “Joe’s Pub” Aug 18, 2012

Shayna’s Invite: Dear friends and fans- I’m so excited about this show! I haven’t done a…

Darlene Love Recuperates From Heart Attack

Newsvine Singer Darlene Love recovering from heart attack Fri Jul 27, 2012 NEW YORK — Darlene…

Stars Take To Twitter To For Fabulous Olympic Show Opening Ceremony

Contact Music Stars Congratulate Danny Boyle On Olympic Show 28 July 2012 Ringo Starr, Bette Midler…

Video: Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy ~ Johnny Carson

BetteBack Review: The Divine Miss M ~ May 19, 1973

Dunkirk Evening Observer Flip Disks By Kenneth Wilk May 19, 1973 Bette Midler is a superstar!…

BetteBack Trivia: Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy ~ June 16, 1973

Dunkirk Evening Observer The Gossip Column by Robin Adams Sloan June 16, 1973 Q: My mother…

Jenifer Lewis Review: “…an African-American Bette Midler-plus” ~ July 28, 54 Below

New York Times Self-Aware as a Diva With Showy Peculiarities and Opinions By STEPHEN HOLDEN July…

Win tickets to see Barry Manilow at Wolf Trap ~ Vienna, VA

August 16 & 17 8 pm Wolf Trap Vienna VA Legendary pop star woos and wows…

Bette On The Boards Presents ~ Bette Midler – Rare Footage

1) Bette Midler rehearses “Friends” at the Merriwether Post Pavilion in preparation for the second leg…

BetteBack: Bette Obsessed With Ecology Even Then…April 23, 1973

San Mateo Times Lyon’s Den By LEONARD LYONS May 9, 1973 Bette Midler, who was honored…

Video: Jenifer Lewis ~ Black Don’t Crack

New Yorkers!!! 2 More Nights And 4 Shows With The Great Jenifer Lewis July 27 and 28, 54 Below

  Jenifer Lewis WITH Marc Shaiman July 27 and 28 at 8PM & 11PM: Following a twenty-year absence from…

BetteBack Concert: “There isn’t a performer alive who can match her talents”

Syracuse Post Standard Big, Bubbly Bette Charms 3000 Fans By JOHN WISNIEWSKI April 12, 1973 Bette…

Video: BawitaBette

Review: Jenifer Lewis: Black Don’t Crack

TheaterMania Jenifer Lewis: Black Don’t Crack By Frank Scheck • Jul 25, 2012 • New York…

Bette Tweets: Go See Jenifer Lewis At 54 Below!

BetteMidler: Run don’t walk to see Jenifer Lewis @54below. Brilliant, hilarious, only for one week! Formerly a Harlette…

Bette Tweets: Help Bette Get To 5000 “Likes” For NYRP

Bette Midler On Madonna, Pearl Jam, Garth, And Buffett (1994)

Divine Wisdom — Bette Midler Holds Forth On Madonna, Pearl Jam, And The Art Of Entertaining…

2 Articles Take On Lady Gaga And The Tactics Of The Little Monsters

Mister D: I’ll open this up with a snippet from another article from the Huffington Post:…

Photo: Bette Midler Attends Friend’s, Jenifer Lewis, Show In New York

Nathan Lane, Jennifer Lewis and Bette Midler attend the Jennifer Lewis with Marc Shaiman Performance at…

Bette Midler And Martin Von Haselberg Each Give $50,000 To Obama Victory Fund

CNN TRENDING: Celebs open their wallets in White House race, mostly for Obama Posted by CNN…

Bette Tweets: I Said The Same Thing On Facebook!

Mister D: Frank Bruni wrote an op-ed piece on Ms. Bachman about how she is a…

A Don’t Miss For New Yorkers!: Donna Maxon At The Laurie Beechman Theater

Bette and Barry: Back to the Bathhouse at the Laurie Beechman Theater: Nationally known Bette Midler…

Bruce Vilanch Joins Cast Of “At Home Abroad” Monday, October 15 at Peter Norton Symphony Space

Playbill Donna Bullock, Christine Pedi, Bruce Vilanch Set for UnsungMusicalsCo. Concert of At Home Abroad By…

Bette Tweets: More On Gun Violence

Mister D: Miss M has been asking some direct questions in her tweets that any sane…

Who’s The Big Name Opening A Gardening Website Soon? Could It Be Bette?

Mister D: Just got it confirmed…it’s not Bette! Garden Rant “Big Name” Gardening Website Coming Soon…

BetteBack Concert Review: “She’s a killer.” ~ April 11, 1973

Redlands Daily Facts Divine Miss M wails, warbles, bounces her way to a million By MURRAY…

BetteBack Billboard Charts: 3 Divas Top The Album Charts ~ Lagging Behind Donny Osmond And John Wayne?

BetteBack Album Review: “…the first big star of the 70s”

Arcadia Tribune Musical Notes By Randall Dave April 5, 1973 If you’re not hooked on Bette…

Former Harlette Jenifer Lewis And Marc Shaiman In Rehearsals For 54 Below Opening

Playbill By Joseph Marzullo 23 Jul 2012  Jenifer Lewis, who was last seen on Broadway in Hairspray,…

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Video: Bette Talks About Being In A Closet With Mick Jagger And David Bowie

Retrobites: Bette Midler – Mick Jagger and David… by cbctelevision

A Midler Must Read: Global Warmings Terrifying New Math

BetteBack Concert Review ~ March 28, 1973

Lawton Constitiution Concert In Review March 28, 1973 “The Divine Miss M” played to a near…

Reminder: Watch HBO’s “Vito” Documentary Monday Night

The Washington Post HBO’s ‘Vito’: How a movie buff found his own sense of outrage By…

Video: Bette Midler – Chatanooga Choo Choo And Then Some…

BetteBack: Bette Heads For London For A Little PR ~ March 23, 1973

Burlington Daily Times News The Last Word March 23, 1973 “I’ve gotten to come to terms…