BootLeg Betty

Director William Friedkin: Bette’s Mae West Will Be A Musical

Indiewire William Friedkin Makes a Midler Musical, Defends Digital, Restores ‘Sorcerer,’ Reveres Old Studios INTERVIEWS BY…

BetteBack March 1, 1986: Will Bette Play In “Down And Out” Series?

Winnipeg Free Press March 1, 1986 Ingenuity, as well you know, never lets up in Hollywood…

Bette Midler Visits Her Former Harlette Linda Hart & the Cast of Piece of My Heart

    Bette Midler took a field trip to the Pershing Square Signature Center to catch Piece…

BetteBack January 31, 1986: Roger Ebert Reviews “Down And Out”

Roger Ebert January 31, 1986 Buddy Hackett once said that the problem with Beverly Hills is,…

Today Is The Re-Release Of “Songs For The New Depression”

Watch “Beaches” Performed By This Gay Comic In Less Than Four Minutes (Thanks Andy!)

Some queens will look for any reason to show off their Bette Midler impersonations. Add out…

Help Bette Reach Her Goal!

  Whew! We’ve passed the  $30,000.00 mark on our Stages For Success fundraiser and I’m absolutely…

**~BetteUcation~** ~ Rocky

**~BetteUcation~** Bette was offered the role of Adrian in Rocky. “One supporting role I should have…

BetteBack February 14, 1986: Comedy is down but not out in new film

Joplin Globe Comedy is down but not out in new film February 14, 1986 Dave Whiteman…

BetteBack January 28, 1986: ‘You mean I won’t live forever?’

Bette Midler in the fast track Bette Midler interviews are funny, witty, stimulating. By David Hinckley…

Don’t forget to check out July’s Bette Midler Jukebox

Don’t forget to check out July’s Bette Midler Jukebox before I change it out in August:…

Bette Tweets: Bette Still Needs Our Help

Going great on #crowdrise/stagesforsuccess http://t.co/JOkdXioH8c; but we still need your help. This is more important than…

Musicians: Streaming will sweep us into poverty

By ERIK SHERMAN MONEYWATCH July 23, 2014, 6:00 AM Musicians: Streaming will sweep us into poverty…

BetteBack January 26, 1986: Will Bette Play Mae West?

Hutchinson News January 26, 1986 Q. Will  onscreen sex be accentuated in the upcoming ...  Read More

The greatest mirror moments in film

Telegraph The greatest mirror moments in film From jump-scares to comedy bits, Anne Billson reflects on…

First Wive’s Club Musical Gets New Script

NYP ‘Wives’ tale is Broadway-bound By Cindy Adams July 21, 2014 | 1:05am Apologies to Henry…

**~NEWS~**

**~NEWS~** We’ve just had confirmation the BBC Imagine documentary Bette was spotted filming at the Imperial…

Bette spotted filming at the Imperial Theatre in NY for BBC documentary series Imagine

Bette spotted filming at the Imperial Theatre in NY for BBC documentary series Imagine

31 Things That Defined the Summer of 1989

People 31 Things That Defined the Summer of 1989 By NATE JONES UPDATED 07/13/2014 Despite what…

Bette Tweets: Bette Wishes Me Happy Birthday!!!

HAPPY, HAPPY HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE ADORABLE @DIVINEMISTERD, WHO HAS HAD MY BACK FOR YEEEEEEAAAAAAARRRRRRRSSSSS!!! http://t.co/piWcRsDYjs—…

How Doth the Garden Grow: Radical Rehabs, Before and After

Architectural Digest How Doth the Garden Grow: Radical Rehabs, Before and After Monday, July 14, 2014,…

Bette Midler Really Doesn’t Want You To Do Crack, Plus Four Other PSAs By Gay Icons

Every now and then celebrities feel compelled to use their platform to make a difference in…

BetteBack January 11, 1986: Bette Midler isn’t really Down and Out

Alton Telegraph January 11, 1986 NEW YORK (AP) – Bette Midler hasn’t lost any of her…

Bette Midler: Bootleg Betty

What’s Bette Reading?

Reading Blood Feud can lead to loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, headache, bloating, weight gain, palpitations,…

BetteBack January 10, 1986: Bette And Dustin

Medicine Hat News January 10, 1986 Q. Doesn’t Dustin Hoffman have a secret yearning to be…

BetteBack January 3, 1986: Diabolical, Mudslinging Miss M

Farmington Daily Times January 3, 1986 NEW YORK (AP) – Bette Midler hasn’t lost any of…

Florida Studio Theatre to Celebrate Garland & Midler with SOMEWHERE OVER THE ROSE,

Broadway World Florida Studio Theatre to Celebrate Garland & Midler with SOMEWHERE OVER THE ROSE, 8/5-31…

Quotes: I Married A German!

BetteBack December 23, 1985: Disney Receives Its First “R” Rating

Salina Journal December 23, 1985 ...  Read More

Downton Abbey star Lesley Nicol on how she never follows the rules

Daily Mirror Downton Abbey star Lesley Nicol on how she never follows the rules Jun 21,…

Bette Midler: Bootleg Betty

A Conversation With Paul Mazursky

NPR ‘Fresh Air’ Remembers Screenwriter Paul Mazursky ...  Read More

BetteBack December 23, 1985: ‘Down And Out’ Previews On New Years Eve

Santa Ana Orange County Register December 23, 1985 No plans for New Year‘s Eve? How about…

BetteBack December 21, 1985: One Critic Not Fond Of Mud Flung

Lethbridge Herald December 21, 1985 Without half trying, Bette Midler can be as catty as a…

Update: It’s The Girls

According to Bette‘s Official Page, her next album will be out in November and entitled, It’s…

Bette Midler: Bootleg Betty

BetteBack December 23, 1985: Midler On Marriage At 40

Santa Fe New Mexican December 23, 1985 Midler on marriage … A year ago, after a…

Bette-Toon By Scott Clarke

GAY ICONOGRAPHY: BETTE’S DIVINE LEGACY

Towleroad 6/28/2014 GAY ICONOGRAPHY: BETTE’S DIVINE LEGACY BY BOBBY HANKINSON Summer is camp season, and there…

Filmmaker Paul Mazursky dies at 84

Jewish Journal Filmmaker Paul Mazursky dies at 84 by Tom Tugend July 3, 2014 Filmmaker Paul…

VIP meet and greet tickets to Hulaween

  VIP meet and greet tickets to Hulaween on 10/31 going to the Stages for Success…

The July Bette Midler JukeBox Is Open!

  The July Bette Midler JukeBox Is Open just in time for the Holiday Weekend! Hope…

First Wives Club Might Be Headed to Broadway

Time First Wives Club Might Be Headed to Broadway Charlotte Alter @charlottealter June 30, 2014 The…

HEY BETTE MIDLER, SARAH JESSICA PARKER & KATHY NAJIMY: PLEASE DO THE ‘HOCUS POCUS’ SEQUEL

Mister D: Although this sequel has been debunked within a day, this still is a nice…