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Bette Tweets: I’ll Eat You Last ~ Bette’s Final Meal

Bette Midler ‏@BetteMidler Actually, for my last meal @illeatyoulast I ate fried chicken, potato salad and…

Video: Bette Was First Choice For “I’ll Eat You Last”

I’ll Eat You Last: The Final Meal

Playbill Final Meal: I’ll Eat You Last, Starring Bette Midler as Showbiz Agent Sue Mengers, Closes…

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Bette Tweets: I’ll Eat You Last ~ The End

Bette Midler ‏@BetteMidler Wow, only 3 shows left. What am I going to do with the…

Shinan: Bette Midler does it Sue Mengers’ way on Broadway in I’ll Eat You Last

National Post Shinan: Bette Midler does it Sue Mengers’ way on Broadway in I’ll Eat You…

Video: What If Bette Midler Had Starred In “Misery?”

Just watched Misery so I just had to pull out this Chestnut for old times sake!…

I’ll Eat You Last: Final 3 Performances

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Bette Midler Jukebox ~ July Edition

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Bette Tweets: Paula Deen, GOP

  Bette Midler ‏@BetteMidler 20m The bad news is Paula Deen has dug quite a hole…

‘Body By Jake’ Talks A Little Bette

Shape The Man Behind “Body By Jake” Shares His Best Stories and Advice Tuesday, 6/25/2013 at…

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Broadway’s 2012-13 Scorecard: New Shows Surprisingly Strong

ArtInfo Broadway’s 2012-13 Scorecard: New Shows Surprisingly Strong June 27, 2013 Fallout from the Annual Tony…

13 Actresses Better Suited To Play ‘Miss Hannigan’ In “Annie” Besides Cameron Diaz

Death And Taxes 13 actresses who would be a better Miss Hannigan than Cameron Diaz By…

Photo Quotes: Cherish

I’ll Eat You Last: It’s The Final Countdown

Final Week to See Bette Midler in Broadway’s ‘I’ll Eat You Last…’ By Trish Causey, About.com…

Bette Tweets: SCOTUS

Bette Midler ‏@BetteMidler 8h The new motto of the Supreme Court: “Anyone can accomplish the American…

Bette Tweets: Gay Marriage

Bette Midler ‏@BetteMidler Today’s vote on gay marriage is sure to be as groundbreaking as the…

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Female Buddy Movies: And Bette Is The Queen

Miami Herald Buddy movies: Is it time for women to get their share? Published: June 25,…

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Broadway Plays Performing Strongly

New York Times Broadway Plays Show Surprising Box Office Strength By PATRICK HEALY June 26, 2013…

Bette Tweets: Voting Rights Act Of 1965

Bette Midler ‏@BetteMidler 8h Let’s just turn back the clock to 1859…Judge Roberts loves that year,…

Don Rickles Gets Roasted!

Huffington Post By Regina Weinreich Don Rickles “Rickled” at the Friars Club Roast -eh, Toast Posted:…

Photo Quotes: Flaunt It!

Closing Time On Broadway

Broadway Closing Time for Bette Midler, Tom Hanks & More! Six Great Shows to See Before…

Box Office Strength On Broadway

New York Times Broadway Plays Show Surprising Box Office Strength By PATRICK HEALY June 25, 2013…

Bette Tweets: Obesity

Bette Midler Still mulling over the ruling that obesity is a disease. It’s NOT a disease.…

Alec Baldwin Interviews Rosie

This week, Alec sits down with Rosie O’Donnell who says she “never wanted to be a…

I’ll Eat You Last: Last Week

J-Lo Name Checks Her Idols At Walk Of Fame

Shopping Blog Jennifer Lopez Gets a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame June 24, 2013…

Photo Quotes: Eat Me

BetteBack August 18, 1980: Bette Sets Roots On East Coast

Pacific Stars And Stripes August 18, 1980 While Bette Midler awaits her next film project, she’s…

This Week’s DateBook…

Broadway.com Wendy Williams Wigs Out in Chicago, Darren Criss Drives NYC Wild & Bette Midler Is…

Nice Autographed Playbill Collection (Thanks Jill)

Our critics recommend..

Philly.com By Steven Rea June 23, 2013 Our critics recommend… The Heat A mismatched buddy cop…

Top 10 bars in San Antonio, Texas

The Guardian Top 10 bars in San Antonio, Texas Scott Andrews June 23, 2013 The Friendly…

Video: Bette Midler calls Anna Greenberg to sing her Wind Beneath My Wings (Thanks Stephen!)

The parents of a young Tucson woman who recently died of a rare cancer will honor…

I’ll Eat You Last: Only 10 Performances Left

Photo Quotes: Invasion

The Heat: Could This Be The Best Buddy Movie Since Outrageous Fortune?

Newsday ‘The Heat’: Can Melissa McCarthy and Sandra Bullock make it funny? Originally published: June 18,…

Parents to honor daughter’s memory with Bette Midler

The Star Parents to honor daughter’s memory with Bette Midler June 22, 2013 The parents of…

Can Anybody Identify This Blouse Bette Wore? I Don’t Know The Answer

Photo Quotes: Sex

BetteBack August 5, 1980: Divine Madness To Premiere In Toronto

Salina Journal August 5, 1980 Bette Midler will attend the premiere of her latest film, “Bette…

Billy Crystal Praises Funny Women

The Star Billy Crystal: In praise of funny women June 20, 2013 Billy Crystal has a…

Photo Quotes: Stay With Me

BetteBack July 31, 1980: The Check

Winnipeg Free Press July 31, 1980 While she was autographing copies of her new book, A…

Bette Tweets: James Gandolfini

Bette Midler ‏@BetteMidler The great James Gandolfini passed away today. Only 51. I can’t believe it.

Video: To Deserve You ( Bruno’s Long Remix )

Photo Quotes: Golden Globes

Tourism And Tonys Up The Ante On Broadway

Variety ‘Pippin‘ tops $1 million as ‘Kinky Boots‘ and ‘Matilda’ reap post-kudocast gains Gordon Cox Legit…

I’ll Eat You Last: Only 14 Performances Remain

Photo Quotes: Marriage And Birth

BetteBack July 11, 1980: What Did Bette Do Before “The Rose”

Winnipeg Free Press July 11, 1980 Q. Has Bette Midler done any movies besides The Rose?…

Photo Quotes: The Ballad

BetteBack June 29, 1980: Bette’s Favorite Designer

Santa Fe New Mexican June 29, 1980 FOR BETTE MIDLER, actress, recording star and author of…

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Review: Bruce Vilanch At 54 Below

New York Post Reviewed by Joe Regan Jr. June 13, 2013 Popping up on the 54…

Documentary: “20 Feet From Stardom”

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – For Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer and Darlene Love, fame and fortune were…

Bette Midler Shines In I’ll Eat You Last

Northjersey.com : Arts & Entertainment : Theater Bette Midler shines as Sue Mengers in ‘I’ll Eat…

BetteBack June 3, 1980: Day Of The Child

Syracuse Post Standard June 3, 1980 NEW YORK (UPI) – “The Divine Miss M” did her…

Photo Quotes: Sequins & Fringes…

HBO’s Summer Documentary Series: True Life Tales

RoadRunner HBO’s Summer Documentary Series: True Life Tales Published – Jun 12 2013 02:06AM EST Samantha…

Tim Gunn Plants A Tree For NYRP

Travel + Leisure Travel Tips from Tim Gunn of Project Runway By Mark Orwoll June 11,…

Liz Smith On The Tonys

Huffington Post ‘Kinky Boots’ wins big on Tony Night June 11, 2013 “IT IS a hopeless…

Photo Quotes: Profession

Video: Bette Backstage! June 8, 2013 Booth Theater in Shubert Alley

Five TakeAways From The Tonys

ArtInfo Five Things the Tony Awards Told Us About Broadway June 10, 2013 1) The Tonys…

Photo: Bette Midler in her chauffeured Prius (Thanks Art!)

Photo Quotes: Librarian

BetteBack June 1, 1980: A Masseuse?

Elyria Chronicle Telegram June 1, 1980 Q: By winning an Oscar nomination for tbc film, “The…

Less Time Than Usual To Plan A Party

Vanity Fair Bernadette Peters Was Not Expecting Mike Bloomberg to Auction Off a Date with Her…

BetteBack May 29, 1980: Bette Sets Record For Writer’s Cramp In Los Angeles

Tyrone Daily Herald May 29, 1980 BETTE ESQ.: Bette Midler — on nationwide tour to promote…

Photo Quotes: Celebrate

BetteBack May 21, 1980: Who’s Bette Dating Now?

Salina Journal May 21, 1980 Q: Has Bette Midler finally decided to limit herself to one,…

Review: “Midler is remarkable…”

Hollywood Soap Box LAST CHANCE: Bette Midler tries her best in Sue Mengers bio sketch By…

Reminder: Bruce Vilanch Six Time Emmy Award Winner to Appear at 54 Below

Examiner Bruce Vilanch Six Time Emmy Award Winner to Appear at 54 Below PERFORMING ARTSJUNE 6,…

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More Spring Picnic 2013 Coverage

NYSD Restoration and Revival June 7, 2012   New York Restoration Project (NYRP), founded by award-winning…

Bette Slams California Lawmakers Over Plastic Bag Issue

Mail Online Bette Midler slams California lawmakers after celeb cabal fails to convince them to ban…

Theater Vets Overtake Hollywood At This Year’s Tonys

Seattle PI Theater vets crowd out Hollywood stars at Tonys By MARK KENNEDY, AP Drama Writer…

Photo Quotes: Clitoris

Spring Picnic: Bette and Friends sing Show Me The Way To Go Home and Margaritaville…(Thanks Charlotte!)

Bette and Friends sing Show Me The Way To Go Home and Margaritaville…. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=10152901543380484&comment_id=41011836

Photo Quotes: Feel Like A Million

Mayor Bloomberg Thanks Bette Midler…At The Tony Nominee’s Luncheon!

New York Post And the special Tony honor goes to … Mayor Bloomberg By MICHAEL RIEDEL…

“Casting By” Premieres: Aug. 5 on HBO

“Casting By” Premieres: Aug. 5 on HBO Why It’s Worth Watching: Casting directors rarely get the…

Photo Quotes: SuperWoman

Billy Crystal talks about getting old, working with Bette Midler and the pressure of Twitter

Metro Billy Crystal: Bette Milder and I are like a pair of old shoes Wednesday 5…

NYRP Raises 1.28 Million At Spring Picnic Gala

Just got confirmation that NYRP Raised 1.28 Million At The Spring Picnic Gala! Congrats to Bette’s…

Photo Quotes: Fuck Em’

Broadway Worlds Fans’ Choice Award For Best Actress In A Play Goes To Bette Midler

BroadwayWorld 2013 BroadwayWorld.com Award Results Are In with RECORD Number of Votes; MATILDA, KINKY BOOTS, PIPPIN,…

Photo Quotes: Cherish Forever

Bette Midler ~ NYRP 18th Annual Spring Picnic at Gracie Mansion

Examiner Bette Midler shines at NYRP 18th Annual Spring Picnic at Gracie Mansion June 4, 2013…

Bette Midler praises Michael Douglas

Contact Music Bette Midler praises Michael Douglas June 3, 2013 Bette Midler has praised Michael Douglas…

Liz Smith: The Divine One Scored Twice In One 48 Hour Period

Huffington Post Bette Midler — Tony Snubbed Her, But Audiences Proved Her Box Office Power! By…

Bette Tweets: “I would look great coming down that staircase…”

Broadway World Twitter Watch: Bette Midler Says She’d ‘Look Great’ Coming Down the HELLO, DOLLY! Staircase…

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Photo: With John Lennon & Ahmet Ertegun

BetteBack May 14, 1980: Another Bookstore Riot

Winnipeg Free Press May 14, 1980 Bette Midler sold 750 copies of her book A View…

Video: Bette Midler On CBS Sunday Morning

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Video: Bette Midler on playing a Hollywood institution

Photo: Bette Midler On CBS News Sunday Morning

PLAYBILL PICKS: Readers Share Their Wish List for Bette Midler’s Next Broadway Show

Playbill PLAYBILL PICKS: Readers Share Their Wish List for Bette Midler‘s Next Broadway Show By Playbill…

Bette Tweets: Jean Stapleton

Hollywood Life Jean Stapleton Dies: Bette Midler & More React To Actress’ Death Sat, June 1,…

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Bette Midler and Tom Hanks Brighten a Dismal Season

ArtInfo MAY 31, 2013, 4:21 PM Bette Midler and Tom Hanks Brighten a Dismal Season By…

Reminder: Bette Midler to Chat I’LL EAT YOU LAST on CBS SUNDAY MORNING This Weekend, 6/2

Broadway World Bette Midler to Chat I’LL EAT YOU LAST on CBS SUNDAY MORNING This Weekend,…

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Two Mama Roses In One Place?

Broadway.com Simply Divine! I’ll Eat You Last Star Bette Midler and Bernadette Peters Go Picnicking for…