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Tuesday, January 31, 2017

BetteBack December 7, 1973: Bette Midler – the biggest grosser in the history of the Palace

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December 7, 1973

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NEW YORKBette Midler will haul down about $300,000 for three weeks of doing her “ trash with flash” act at the Palace Theater
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Ias Vegas salaries have come to New York. That’s $100,000 a week. Six shows a week, $10.HOT a show. .Jimmy Nederlander, the personable proprietor of the Palace, said as we watched the unbelievable opening night lobby scene, “ Bette Midler is the biggest grosser in the history of the Palace.” Read More

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Friday, January 27, 2017

The Ladies of HELLO, DOLLY! Stand Up for Women’s Rights

Broadway World
The Ladies of HELLO, DOLLY! Stand Up for Women’s Rights
by BWW News Desk Jan. 21, 2017

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Cast members from the highly anticipated Broadway revival of HELLO, DOLLY joined women across the nation in support of women’s rights today.

Joined by friends and other members of the upcoming production, Jessica Lee Goldyn posted this photo on Instagram with the caption “The Dolly Ladies are Broadway Strong!! Love these women!!! #broadwaystrong #womensrights @hellodollybway #hellodollybroadway #bettemidler”. Read More

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Sunday, January 22, 2017

BETTE MIDLER’S ‘HELLO, DOLLY!’ HAS ALREADY SET BOX OFFICE RECORDS

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BETTE MIDLER’S ‘HELLO, DOLLY!’ HAS ALREADY SET BOX OFFICE RECORDS
By Stacey Cole
January 21, 2017

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Bette Midler turned up for the Hello, Dolly! rehearsals this week and, being the consummate professional everyone knows her to be, she already knew the dance routines. Hello, Dolly! is going to be a very hot number on Broadway this year, and Page 6 reported that even before rehearsals officially began, Midler had spent weeks learning the dance numbers.

Hello, Dolly! has already set box office records, with first-day receipts of more than $9 million and advance sales estimated at $30 million. Read More

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