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Bette Honored By “The American Academy in Rome”

NYSD Springing To Life 04/24/07 The American Academy in Rome honored Bette Midler and the Museum of Modern Art at…

Bette To Narrate “The House That Ahmet Built” On PBS, May 2, 2007

Ahmet Ertegun died in December of brain injuries he suffered after slipping and falling backstage at a Rolling Stones concert…

Songs Sung Blue – The Ahmet Ertegun Tribute

Mister D: I just got confirmation of the songs Bette sang at The Ahmet Ertegun Tribute. Here are the songs:…

Bette Designs And Autographs Plate For Parkinson’s Disease: Auction On Ebay

Celebrities support Plates for Parkinson’s – Including Tom Hanks, Bette Midler, Martha Stewart, Dr. Phil, Celine Dion, cast of CSI,…

The Tribute To Ahmet Ertegun

E Online Jagger, Clapton, Midler & More Honor Atlantic’s Ertegun by Natalie Finn Led Zeppelin didn’t reunite, but plenty of…

Rumor Alert: Midler And Dreyfus Movie

Mister D: Just got confirmation that the movie is just a rumor right now, but I couldn’t get a yes…

Ms. Midler To Host The Ahmet Ertegun Memorial In New York

Some of the biggest names in rock music, including Mick Jagger, Eric Clapton, Phil Collins and the surviving members of…

An Event of Note: Laura Nyro Memorial Concert

Mister D: I remember on the Today Show (I think), Bette was talking to Katie Couric about Laura Nyro. Bette…

Nice Take On Ms. Lipman’s “Then She Found Me” Novel

The View Newspaper Lipman’s take on the ties that bind Karen Arnold April 13, 2007 Elinor Lipman’s “Then She Found…

Happy, Happy Easter – Bette-ita, Chita, And Rita -“America” From “West Side Story Video (Thanks To Richie!!)

"America" (from WEST SIDE STORY), performed by Bette Midler, Chita Rivera (original Broadway 'Anita') and Rita Moreno (Oscar winning film…

Reminder’s: Elton’s Special, Scott Steen’s (KMB) New CD, Harlette Rhae Ann’s Auction

Elton John's Concert Airs Tonight Scott Steen's New CD Available "Miss Mill" Harlette, Rhae Ann's Auction Coming To An End…

Keaton To Be Honored; Midler To Attend

Mister D: Looks like two of the First Wives will be united in the house…although the Lincoln Center is a…

More On Midler’s Songs And “DollFace

Mister D: Through my own research I found this in the Poughkeepsie Journal By Kathleen Wereszynski Murray. One of the…

Bette Midler Did Co Write Songs For “DollFace” Years Back:
Take A Look At Audition Notice

Mister D: Make sure to read the post before this one, too. The Center for Performing Arts in Rhinebeck Synopsis:…

Ms. Midler Contributed Two Songs Years Ago To A New Musical:
“DollFace” That Was Originally Going To Be Written For Her

Mister D: I remember vaguely that Bette was working with The Hooters around the recording of “No Frills.” This interesting…

Updates Down Below!

Scott Steen, Bette’s Solo Trumpeteer (KMB) Releases New CD, “Playing Favorites” Harlette Auctioning Off Authentic Tour Jacket Elton John 60th…

Scott Steen, Bette’s Solo Trumpeteer (KMB) Releases New CD, “Playing Favorites”

Scott Steen, Bette's Solo Trumpeteer (KMB) Releases New CD, "Playing Favorites" Harlette Auctioning Off Authentic Tour Jacket Elton John 60th…

Miss Millennium Harlette, Rhae Ann Auctioning Off Authentic Tour Jacket

Miss Millennium Harlette, Rhae Ann Auctioning Off Her Authentic Tour Jacket From “The Divine Miss Millennium” Tour On Ebay. *…

The LowDown On The Elton John Special

Mister D: This all I could find for the US special of Elton’s birthday celebration. I have no idea what…

Small, Small Clip of Bette Talking Elton For His Birthday Concert (Thanks Jonathan!)

Mister D: Photo: Michelle (Thank You) (Bette At Delgreco’s for His Furniture Store and NYRP’s Union) Thanks to Jonathan we…

Composte Queen Visits “Grey Gardens”

New York Post Liz Smith March 27, 2007 CHRISTINE EBERSOLE, the great star of “Grey Gardens,” was recently visited backstage…

Small Pics Of Bette At Elton’s 60th Birthday Party

Bette and Martin arriving at Elton’s 60th Birthday Party: Click Here

Bette Midler Spotted In Hollywood (LA) At Diller’s (Barry, Not Phyllis) Annual Oscar Picnic

Nicke Finke’s Deadline Hollywood Daily February 24, 2006 Ostensibly, it’s in honor of Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter. But if…