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Book: I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat With Sue Mengers By John Logan – Bette Midler On Broadway

The debut 2013 American production starred Bette Midler. The play, which cost $2.4 million to produce, was a…

Review: Bette Midler As Sue Mengers – Delicious!

Broadway World BWW Reviews: Bette Midler a Triumphant Sue Mengers at the Geffen December 6, 2013…

Review: Bette Midler Gets It Right As Sue Mengers

Variety Geffen Playhouse opens “I’ll Eat You Last” Peter Bart EVP and Editorial Director Sue Mengers,…

Barbra Streisand on Bette Midler’s performance as Sue Mengers

Los Angeles Times Barbra Streisand on Bette Midler‘s performance as Sue Mengers By David Ng December…

Bette Brings “I’ll Eat You Last” To Los Angeles

L.A. Times Bette Midler bringing Sue Mengers play to Geffen Playhouse Sept. 19, 2013 The late…

Poll: Do You Think Bette Will Bring Her Play To California?

Do You Think Bette Will Bring Her Play To California?

Bette Tweets: ‘Eat’ May Play Cali

Bette Midler ‏@BetteMidler Rumor Alert! Last perf of …EAT YOU LAST may not have been the…

‘I’ll Eat You Last,’ with Bette Midler, could come to Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times By David Ng July 4, 2013, 7:16 a.m. “I’ll Eat You Last,” John…

Interview: Bette Midler Hangs Up The Phone On ‘Eat You Last’

New York Times Bette Midler Hangs Up The Phone On ‘Eat You Last” July 2, 2013…

Photo: Bette And Joan Rivers Backstage

Broadway Grosses: Bette Midler and Holland Taylor Say Bye to Broadway with Box Office Bump

Broadway.com Broadway Grosses: Bette Midler and Holland Taylor Say Bye to Broadway with Box Office Bump…

Bette, Nicole Kidman, And Broadway

Huffington Post Brush With Greatness: Bette, Broadway and Bloomingdales By Rachel Braun Scherl Posted: 07/01/2013 12:31…

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…

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…

I’ll Eat You Last: Final 3 Performances

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…

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…

Photo: Stage Door Exit

Broadway Plays Performing Strongly

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

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…

I’ll Eat You Last: Last Week

This Week’s DateBook…

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

I’ll Eat You Last: Only 10 Performances Left

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…

Bette Midler Shines In I’ll Eat You Last

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

Liz Smith On The Tonys

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

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!)

Less Time Than Usual To Plan A Party

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

Review: “Midler is remarkable…”

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

Photo: Stage Door Exit

Photo: Charlotte Bayford

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…

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…

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,…

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…

Video: Bette Midler on playing a Hollywood institution

Photo: Bette Midler On CBS News Sunday Morning

Illustration By Squiggs

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,…

Two Mama Roses In One Place?

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

Midler’s Show Turns Profit After A Mere Eight Weeks

New York Times May 30, 2013, 12:29 pm Who Needs a Tony Nomination? Midler’s One-Woman Show…

Broadway: A Good Season For Laughs

New York Times A Broadway Year of Chuckles if Not Guffaws By JASON ZINOMAN Published: May…

Photos: Stage Door Exit ~ May 26, 2013 ~ (Thanks Michael B,)

 

Stage Door Exit Photos (Thanks Lindsay!)

Photo: Lindsay     Photo: Lindsay   Photo: Lindsay   Photo: Lindsay   Photo: Lindsay  …

As Broadway Fizzles, Bette Sizzles

Business Week Shrinking Audience, Sky-High Prices Darken Broadway Season End By Philip Boroff May 23, 2013…

Bette Greets Fans At “I’ll Eat You Last”

   

Gold Derby: Midler Was Robbed Of Tony Nomination

Gold Derby Bette Midler was robbed of a Tony Awards nomination By Paul Sheehan May 22…

Theater: “Midler charms audiences into enjoying this “Broadway bonbon.”

Los Angeles Times Bette Midler‘s ‘I’ll Eat You Last’ cashing in at Broadway box office By…

Theater: Bette Laughs All The Way To The Bank

Theatermania Broadway Grosses: Bette Laughs Last May 21, 2013 She may have been snubbed by all…

Theater Review: “…Midler delivers the goods with razor-sharp timing…”

Toronto Star Bette Midler and Alan Cumming go it alone in two very different Broadway shows…

Who Does Bette Midler Turn to for Broadway Advice?

The Advocate Who Does Bette Midler Turn to for Broadway Advice? You knew Nathan Lane would…

PIPPIN and BETTE Break Records

Broadway World INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis – 5/13; PIPPIN and BETTE Break Records Monday, May…

BROADWAY: Bette Midler back on stage after 40 years

APP BROADWAY: Bette Midler back on stage after 40 years May 13, 2013 11:03 AM It’s…

Liz Smith: Audiences adore Bette Midler on Broadway!

Chicago Tribune Audiences adore Bette Midler on Broadway! By Liz Smith, Tribune Media Services 4:30 a.m.…

Interview: Bette Midler On “I’ll Eat You Last”

Playbill Eat, Prey, Love: Bette Midler Returns to Broadway in I’ll Eat You Last By Brandon…

Theater Review: “…now that I’ve seen the show I’m even more surprised Midler wasn’t recognized by the Tonys.”

Huffington Post Theater: Brassy Bette Michael Giltz May 10, 2013 What a treat to see Bette…

Streisand At The Center Of Two Plays

ArtInfo May 10, 2013, 12:29 pm The Legend of Barbra Streisand Shines on the New York…

Theater Review: “…Midler proves that she can still be convincing as someone other than herself”

Theater News Online I’LL EAT YOU LAST: A CHAT WITH SUE MENGERS at the Booth NO…

I’ll Eat You Last – Set Tour

Photos: Exit Stage Left ~ Bette Midler

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Neil Patrick Harris To Host Tony Awards For Fourth Time

Showbiz411 Neil Patrick Harris To Host Tony Awards For Fourth Time 05/09/13 9:21am Roger Friedman Neil…

Theater Review: “For 90 minutes, audiences revel in the talented Midler…”

Huffington Post Stage Door: I’ll Eat You Last Fern Siegel, Deputy Editor, MediaPost The Divine Miss…

Theater Review: “… it takes someone with Midler’s sheer moxie to hold the audience”

Zap2It Tony Awards 2013: Was Bette Midler dissed for ‘I’ll Eat You Last’? By Jacqueline Cutler…

Theater Review: “I don’t think there is anyone on the earth who could take on playing Mengers in the way that Bette Midler inhabits her”

Indiewire Bette Midler on Broadway in I’ll Eat You Last BY MELISSA SILVERSTEIN MAY 6, 2013…

Vote For Bette Midler And “I’ll Eat You Last In The Broadway World Theater Awards

Here are the categories Ms. Midler and the play are nominated: Best Scenic Design Best Lighting…

No Box-Office Boost For Most Tony Nominees, But….

No Box-Office Boost For Most Tony Nominees “So far, only two of the four top-nominated shows”…

Who Needs A Tony Nomination? Bette’s Show Spikes In Sales

EW Broadway box office: Despite Tony snub, Bette Midler sees a big boost in ticket sales…

Bette Midler’s “I’ll Eat You Last” Breaks Records, Attracts Crowds

Broadway.com Broadway Grosses: Bette Midler Breaks Box Office Record with I’ll Eat You Last News By…

Should Bette Host The Tony’s After Being Snubbed?

Gold Derby Hey, Bette Midler: Be a good sport and host the Tonys By Paul Sheehan…

No HBO For Bette Midler’s “I’ll Eat You Last”

I know some of us were really hoping HBO would film Bette Midler’s one woman show,…

Theater Review: Midler’s showmanship, charisma and rapport are amazing to behold.

Inquirer Charm offensive from Bette Midler By Rito P. Asilo Philippine Daily Inquirer May 3, 2013…

Theater Review: Bette Midler delivers a live-wire impersonation

Beverly Hills Courier George Christy Talks About Bette Midler, Sue Mengers, John Logan’s I’ll Eat You…

Tony Snubbed Shows Taking Back Free Tickets From Voters

New York Times I’ll Seat You Last: Tony-Snubbed Shows Take Back Free Tickets By PATRICK HEALY…

Fans Outraged By Tony Snubs Of Bette Midler, Alan Cumming, And Lilla Crawford

Broadway.com Tony Poll Top Three: Fans Outraged Alan Cumming, Lilla Crawford & Bette Midler Were Snubbed…

Theater Review: Midler hosts the most enjoyable party in town

Slant Holding Court: Bette Midler in I’ll Eat You Last BY JON MAGARIL ON APRIL 30, 2013   Photo:…

The Bette Bounce Theories

New York Post A sure Bette? Not for Tony By MICHAEL RIEDEL Last Updated: 2:04 AM,…

The Tony’s Snub The Hollywood Connection

Los Angeles Times By Steven Zeitchik April 30, 2013, 9:59 a.m. Bette with Ali MacGraw NEW…

Seven Biggest Tony Award Snubs: From Bette Midler to Jessica Chastain

The Wrap 7 Biggest Tony Award Snubs: From Bette Midler to Jessica Chastain April 30, 2013…

No Nomination For Bette At The Tony’s

New York Times April 30, 2013, 7:49 am 1 Comment ‘Kinky Boots’ Leads With 13 Tony…

Theater Review: The Divine Miss M Never More Divine

Huffington Post Rex Reed I’ll Eat You Last Posted: 04/29/2013 11:40 am ...  Read More

Rebel Wilson Visits Bette Midler Backstage….

Video: Bette Midler Always First Choice for I’ll Eat You Last

Playbill Bette Midler Always First Choice for I’ll Eat You Last April 29, 2013 Playbill was…

Bette Midler Nominated For Drama Desk Award

Contact Music Tom Hanks, Bette Midler and Nathan Lane‘s latest theatre turns in New York have…

Liz Smith: Bette Midler Brings Sue Back To Life

Bette Midler: She’ll eat you last if you don’t see her first GOSSIP LIZ SMITH Liz…

Tony Award Nominations To Be Announced April 30, 2013 8:30 a.m. ET on Tuesday

Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Sutton Foster to Announce 2013 Tony Nominations on April 30, Live at…

Video: PLAYBILL VIDEO WEEK IN REVIEW: Pippin, Macbeth, Bette Midler, Leslie Kritzer and More

PLAYBILL VIDEO WEEK IN REVIEW: Pippin, Macbeth, Bette Midler, Leslie Kritzer and More By Playbill Staff…

Shows Come In Fast In Time For Tony Consideration

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS PUBLISHED: SUNDAY, APRIL 28, 2013, 2:00 AM UPDATED: SUNDAY, APRIL 28, 2013,…

This Week On Stage: Bette Midler, Alan Cumming, Fiona Shaw, and Cicely Tyson take the stage

This Week On Stage: Bette Midler, Alan Cumming, Fiona Shaw, and Cicely Tyson take the stage…

Video: Bette Midler on ‘Great Broads’ and Her Return to Broadway – 2013

Theater Review: Bette Midler Gives A Gleefully Engaging Performance

Towleroad Bette Midler Opens On Broadway In ‘I’ll Eat You Last:’ REVIEW BY NAVEEN KUMAR 04/26/2013…

Variety: Bette Midler Turns ‘I’ll Eat You Last’ into Laugh Feast

Variety Diva makes B’way debut as late superagent Sue Mengers Gordon Cox Photo: Bruce Glikas In…

Midler Devours Broadway

Next Avenue Bette Midler Devours Broadway The Divine Miss M dishes out tales of a Hollywood…

STAGE PORTRAIT: Bette Midler in I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat With Sue Mengers

Playbill 26 Apr 2013 Acclaimed illustrator Ken Fallin’s drawings of the greatest stars and scenes of…

Photo: Bette With Long Time Buddy, Marc Shaiman….

Photo: Bruce Glikas

Photo: Bette And Babs Walters ~ “I’ll Eat You Last” Broadway Opening

Photo: Bruce Glikas

Why Bette Midler Deserves A Tony Nomination…

The Huffington Post The Present Is a Lot of Laughs — Streisand, Midler & More Cara…

Video: Watch Playbill.com’s opening night interview with Bette below.

Theater Review: Midler dives into the role with predictable relish

USA Today ‘I’ll Eat You Last’: Bette Midler at her tastiest Elysa Gardner, USA TODAY11:46 a.m.…

Friends and Colleagues Remember Sue Mengers

WWD Friends and Colleagues Toast Sue Mengers at Broadway Show‘s After Party April 26, 2013 REMEMBER…

I’ll Eat You Last: Devilishly Delicious

Huffington Post First Nighter: Bette Midler Divine in I’ll Eat You Last April 25, 2013 Tuning…

Midler wins raves on Broadway as Hollywood agent Sue Mengers

CA-ENTERTAINMENT Summary Midler wins raves on Broadway as Hollywood agent Sue Mengers April 25, 2013 NEW…

Theater Review: Bette Midler at her tastiest

courier-journal ‘I’ll Eat You Last’: Bette Midler at her tastiest April 25, 2013 NEW YORK —…

Theater Review: Bette And Sue ~ A Match Made In Heaven ~ a bravura performance

Huffington Post Bette Midler as Sue Mengers: A Match Made in Heaven Patricia Bosworth Posted: 04/25/2013…

Theater Review: mud is flung tonight!

New York Post ‘I’ll Eat You Last’ is a sassy and sure Bette By ELISABETH VINCENTELLI…

Photo: Bette Midler And Kathy Griffin: Opening Night Of “I’ll Eat You Last”

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Video: Did Our Word of Mouth Panelists Devour Bette Midler in I’ll Eat You Last? (Thanks Andy!)

Did Our Word of Mouth Panelists Devour Bette Midler in I’ll Eat You Last? Bette Midler…

Michael Musto Review: “Midler’s star power and timing have once again proved incomparable…”

Village Voice Bette Midler As Superagent Sue Mengers: My Review By Michael Musto April 25, 2013…

Review: Bette Midler Is Back

Newsday ‘I’ll Eat You Last’ review: Bette Midler is back Published: April 23, 2013 5:54 PM…

Review: Bette Midler Is A Riot

Telegraph Bette Midler in I’ll Eat You Last, A Chat With Sue Mengers, Booth Theatre, New…

Bette Midler Wins Stellar Reviews For “I’ll Eat You Last”

Contact Music Bette Midler – Bette Midler Wins Stellar Reviews As Talent Agent Sue Mengers 25…

Review: “Midler’s keen instincts as a comedian prove invaluable…”

Newsroom Jersey ‘I’ll Eat You Last’ Broadway Review: Bette Midler Twinkles as a Legendary Hollywood Star-Maker…

Review: Midler manages a fabulous feat

Entertainment Weekly Reviewed by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Apr 24, 2013 The curtain rises on the delicious…

Review: Bette Midler ~ “…she makes this role her bitch”

Hollywood Reporter ‘ll Eat You Last: A Chat With Sue Mengers: Theater Review 6:00 PM PDT…

Review: “…an evening with Midler is always special”

Associated Press Review: Bette Midler gets to make fun of Hollywood April 24, 2013 NEW YORK…

Theater Review: “The role fits Midler like a glove…”

AM New York ’ll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers By MATT WINDMAN 3…

Video: Kathy Griffin on Bette Midler playing Sue Mengers

Review: Bette Midler makes ‘I’ll Eat You Last’ fun

By Charles McNulty, Los Angeles Times Theater Critic Los Angeles Times Review: Bette Midler makes ‘I’ll…

Dueling Divas Tonight: Bette Midler vs Barbra Streisand

Showbiz411 NYC Dueling Divas Tonight: Streisand vs. Midler for the Championship April 24, 2013 Tonight the…

Not attending our Opening Night on Broadway? Don’t worry, darlings.

Not attending our Opening Night on Broadway? Don’t worry, darlings. Tune in on Facebook and Twitter…

Why I’m Still A Star…

Queerty Bette Midler Explains Why She’s Still A Star April 24, 2013 It’s been a quarter…

Sue Mengers: The Agent Left Out In The Cold

Los Angeles Times ‘I’ll Eat You Last’ chronicles Sue Mengers‘ old Hollywood By Rebecca Keegan, Los…