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Sunday, November 19, 2017

BetteBack March 21, 1975: Is Bette Midler Filming A TV Series?

Charleston Gazette March 21, 1975 378564_232163656857279_221327031274275_565944_1474240949_n Q. — I was told that Bette Midler is going to appear on TV as a regular on a show without singing. Is this possible? — P.B., Bridgeport, Conn. A. It’s possible, but it’s not about to happen. Bette Midler has not been signed to star in a straight non-musical TV series. However.she is a capable actress and would probably do well playing an offbeat character in a TV series. Bette’s current plans do not involve TV … she is readying Broadway revue in which she will star. Bette Midler’s ‘Hello, Dolly!’ Rounds Out Its Broadway Cast Funny Business: An Interview With Bruce Vilanch On The Occasion Of MOTOWN & MORE: On AIDS, Body-Shaming, Eartha Kitt & That Bette Midler Caitlyn Jenner Joke Stage Voices: BETTE MIDLER SCORES BEST FIRST DAY SALES IN BROADWAY HISTORY FOR “HELLO, DOLLY!” REVIVAL

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Saturday, September 9, 2017

BetteBack March 3, 1975: Is Bette Midler going to appear on TV as a regular on a show without singing?

News Journal Mansfield March 3, 1975 Bette Midler Q. – I was told that Bette Midler is going to appear on TV as a regular on a show without singing. Is this possible?  P.B., Bridgeport, Conn. A. – It’s possible, but it’s not about to happen. Bette Midler has not signed to star in a straight non – musical TV series. However, she is a capable actress and would probably do well playing an offbeat character in a TV series. Bette’s current plans do not involve TV … she is readying a Broadway revue in which she will star.

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    Saturday, March 25, 2017

    BetteBack August 12, 1974: Scarecrow In A Garden Of Cucumbers (Music By Bette Midler)

    Edwardsville Intelligencer August 12, 1974 scarecrow-garden-cucumbers-publicity Two experimental films — “Scarecrow in a Garden of Cucumbers” and “The Virgin President”—start off this week’s series of Mississippi River Festival events. The film program starts at 8:30 p.m. today at the MRF site on the campus of Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. Tonight’s first experimental film, “Scarecrow in a Garden of Cucumbers,” directed by Robert Kadam with music by Bette Midler, is a “delightful spoof on everything from women’s lib to the ‘in crowd’ “, says “Modern Screen.” Holly Woodlawn stars as Eve Harrington, who achieves tinsel stardom and a broken heart as she tries to become a Broadway Star. “The Virgin President” chronicles the state of the nation •when a monumental incompetent becomes president, it features Chicago’s Second City Company and is directed by Graime Ferguson BetteBack October 30, 1994: Was Bette A Cigar Afficianado? BetteBack February 23, 1991: Styx, Bette Midler songs become anthems of war BetteBack June 6, 1993: For Concert Tour Atlantic Records To Release 20 Song Greatest Hit Compilation BetteBack August 16, 1991: Bruce Vilanch Goes It Alone

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    Saturday, October 27, 2012

    BetteBack 1975: What’s In The MailBag?

    Alton Telegraph Mailbag July 26, 1975 Q. – Is Bette Midler going to have her own TV series next year? She’s got that offbeat personality which should appeal to viewers. — J.C., Bridgeport. Conn. A. – As of now. Bette Midler is not set to star in a TV series. However, there is talk every now and then of a TV special.
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