Santa Ana Orange County Register
November 1, 1996
“First Wives Club” star Bette Midler will give the first performance of her new national tour in Costa Mesa. The Orange County Performing Arts Center has announced that Midler will appear Dec. 3 and 4.
“The center is certainly very pleased to present Bette Midler at the beginning of her tour. She’s a wonderful artist,” said center spokesman Gregg Patterson.
Midler will be accompanied by an orchestra. Tickets, $4S-$75, will go on sale Sunday at 10 a.m. at the Center Box Office and through Ticketmaster: (714 ) 740-787