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Video: Bette Midler – Before The Parade Passes By – Hello Dolly

Bette Midler is back on Broadway starring in Hello Dolly in which she says is “one…

BetteBack August 19, 1975: Bette Midler Says Lawrence Welk Dissed Her

Wichita Falls TimesAugust 19, 1975 Bette Midler said in Playgirl magazine that Lawrence Welk was once…

Betty Buckley-Led HELLO, DOLLY! Tour Will Makes Stops in LA, Chicago & More; Full Itinerary Announced

Broadway World Betty Buckley-Led HELLO, DOLLY! Tour Will Makes Stops in LA, Chicago & More; Full…

Bette Midler vs Bernadette Peters With The Critics: In The End It Just Boils Down To Personal Preference – Stop Comparing!

Mister D: I know some of you don’t want to see any comparison reviews because it…

Press Release: BETTE MIDLER’S HISTORIC RUN IN “HELLO DOLLY!” COMES TO A TRIUMPHANT End!

Official Press Release   BETTE MIDLER’S HISTORIC RUN IN “HELLO DOLLY!” COMES TO A TRIUMPHANT CONCLUSION WITH A FINAL GROSS OF $2,436,207.84 OVER…

Hello Dolly! But for now, to wrap up 2017, Bette Midler got the last word: boffo.

Showbiz 411 Seeing Bette Midler for $229 a Pop As She Finishes Her Run in “Hello,…

BetteBack September 4, 1974: Bette Midler Makes Number One On Worst Dressed List

Appleton Post Crescent September 4, 1974 Singer Bette Midler is No. 1 on Mr. Blackwell‘s list…

BetteBack September 3, 1974: Bette Midler Thinks Autographing Is Corny

Lebanon Daily News September 3, 1974 Asked for an autograph during intermission at the droll “Good…

BetteBack May 1, 1973: Bette Midler Receives The Ruby Award

Syracuse Post Standard May 1, 1973 At the Casino Russe, Bette Midler was honored by After…

Bette Midler On Gypsy:

Bette Midler On Gypsy: “Show tunes are such a peculiar thing in American life because most…

Bette Midler On Playing Gypsy Her Way:

Bette Midler On Playing Gypsy Her Way: “I always thought Ethel was funny. I thought I…

On The Ethel Merman Legacy Of Gypsy:

Bette Midler On The Ethel Merman Legacy Of Gypsy: ” I felt the ghost of Ethel…

Playbill: Streisand’s Gypsy “won’t be the theatrical Gypsy” audiences know; Filming to start in 2017

Playbill Barbra Streisand Gypsy Film Script Complete and Aiming for 2017 Start BY MICHAEL GIOIA JUL…

Carol Channing Denies She Will Play Hello, Dolly! Matinees

Playbill Carol Channing Denies She Will Play Hello, Dolly! Matinees BY ROBERT VIAGAS JUL 12, 2016…

Why Barbra Streisand Should Reconsider Starring in ‘Gypsy’

Forward Why Barbra Streisand Should Reconsider Starring in ‘Gypsy’ By Benjamin Ivry June 5, 2016 Just…

Bustle: Fourteen Spring Cleaning Quotes That Say What We’re All Thinking

Bustle 14 Spring Cleaning Quotes That Say What We’re All Thinking By CHELSEY GRASSO April 4,…

BetteBack January 9, 1994: ‘Gypsy’ Soundtrack Review

The Record (Bergen County, NJ) January 9, 1994 | BARBARA JAEGER Bette Midler, “Gypsy — Original…

Bette Midler On How She Hid Her Pregnancy On Outrageous Fortune

Bette Midler On How She Hid Her Pregnancy On Outrageous Fortune: “My trusty old, designed Bob…

Bette Midler To The Audience At Divine Madness Filming While Sick:

Bette Midler To The Audience At Divine Madness Filming While Sick: “I’m sorry, I have bronchitis.…

Bette Midler On Motherhood:

Bette Midler On Motherhood: “Every mother wants to be remembered and I want my daughter to…

BetteBack December 11, 1993: Divine Miss M stars in Gypsy

Medicine Hat News December 11, 1993 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three decades ago, Broadway star Ethel…

BetteBack December 9, 1993: Midler portrays Merman in ‘Gypsy’

Greenville Record Argus December 9, 1993 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three decades ago. Broadway star Ethel…

Bette Has Lunch With Reba At Terrine In L.A.

Jesse Tyler Ferguson When I heard that one of my all time favorites was brunching at…

BetteBack December 10, 1993: Simply Divine // Midler Is a Rose as `Gypsy’

Chicago Sun-Times Simply Divine // Midler Is a Rose as `Gypsy‘ December 10, 1993 | Lon…

BetteBack December 10, 1993: BETTE MIDLER, DARYL HANNAH TACKLE LARGER-THAN-LIFE ROLES

The Buffalo News (Buffalo, NY) BETTE MIDLER, DARYL HANNAH TACKLE LARGER-THAN-LIFE ROLES December 10, 1993 |…

BetteBack December 12, 1993: BETTE MIDLER FULFILLS HER DREAM OF PLAYING ‘GYPSY’S’ MAMA ROSE (Interview)

The Buffalo News (Buffalo, NY) BETTE MIDLER FULFILLS HER DREAM OF PLAYING ‘GYPSY‘S’ MAMA ROSE December…

BetteBack August 1, 1993: Bette Midler is hoping for magic with CBS’ ‘Gypsy’

Burlington Times News Bette Midler is hoping for magic with CBS’ ‘Gypsy’ By HAL BOEDEKER Knight-Ridder…

BetteBack July 24, 1993: Midler Revives “Gypsy” For Television

Lethbridge Herald Gypsy Revived July 24, 1993 LOS ANGELES (CP) – The outrageous Bette Midler wants…

BetteBack July 21, 1993: Bette Midler Takes Her Rightful Place Among The Greats In “Gypsy” (Interview)

Panama City News Bette Midler to play Mama Rose in CBS’ adaptation of ‘Gypsy‘ July 21,…

BetteBack March 20, 1993: ‘Gypsy’ Casting And A Return To The Concert Circuit For Miss M

Indiana Gazette March 20, 1993 Bette Midler makes her dramatic television film debut later this year…

BetteBack April 11, 1992: Liz Smith – All Other Divas Sit Down…Bette Midler Signs On To Gypsy

Indiana Gazette April 11, 1992 FLASH! Rights were closed last Friday for a CBS three-hour prime-time…

BetteBack April 9, 1992: Bette Midler And CBS Close To A Deal To Film ‘Gypsy’

Aiken Standard April 9, 1992 Bette Midler and CBS are close to a deal for a…

Review: Bruce Vilanch At 54 Below

New York Post Reviewed by Joe Regan Jr. June 13, 2013 Popping up on the 54…

BetteBack August 24, 1978: Is Bette Midler Taking A Break Already From Movies?

Salina Journal August 24, 1978 Q: With concert dates set in England and Australia, is Bette…

BetteBack June 30, 1977: Live At Last ~ Bette Follows In Some Pretty Big Footsteps

Sentinel And Enterprise June 30, 1977   BETTE MIDLER — Live At Last (Atlantic) – Midler…

This Day In History: BETTE MIDLER HEADLINES TV’S ‘GYPSY’ (December 12)

On this day in 1993, CBS presented a telefilm version of the Broadway musical, Gypsy, starring…

BetteBack 1975: Wanna See My Bosom?

Lima News NY parties going strong October 27, 1975 NEW YORK – New Yorkers are far…

BetteBack January 12, 1994: Bette And Soup…Hmm! Hmm! Good! – Soup Facts

Hutchinson News Souper Facts January 12, 1994 • The f i r st archaelogical evidence of…

BetteBack December 12, 1993: “I never thought I would get old enough to play it….But I did.”

Hutchinson News The divine Miss M plays the lead role in ‘Gypsy‘ December 12, 1993 HOLLYWOOD…

BetteBack December 2, 1993: “Show tunes are such a peculiar thing in American life…”

Kokomo Tribune Showstopper Bette Midler opts for ‘Gypsy’s’ show tunes December 2, 1993 “GYPSY” was a…

BetteBack December 10, 1993: “Gypsy” Almost Never Made It To Television

Harrisonburg Daily News Record Bette Midler Stars In ‘Gypsy‘ Revival December 10, 1993 Bette Midler stars…

BetteBack September 3,1993: Midler magic in ‘Gypsy*

Chronicle-Telegram Midler magic in ‘Gypsy* Hal Boedeker September 3,1993 The TV musical, a rare but beloved…

BetteBack August 23, 1993: The Divine Miss Gypsy – Bette Midler

Syracuse Post Standard Divine Miss Gypsy By Tom Shales August 23, 1993 WASHINGTON — Bette Midler…

BetteBack April 11, 1992: There’s Only One Mama Rose Girls!!!

Los Angeles Times Scoop By Liz Smith April 11, 1992 FLASH! Rights were closed last Friday…

BetteBack – Monday, November 6,1989: Writers Of Gypsy Turn Down Streisand, Midler, And Madonna

Winnipeg Free Press Authors of Gypsy rebuff bids to remake film with Streisand Monday, November 6,1989…

BetteBack Review – January 14, 1989: Beaches

Winnipeg Free Press Beaches balances brassy Midler, classy Hershey By Paul McKie January 14, 1989 Co-starring…

BetteBack: A Rose Is A Rose Is A Rose

‘GYPSY’ A DIVINE DREAM FOR BETTE MIDLER.(TELEVISION) Article from:Albany Times Union (Albany, NY) Article date:December 12,…

BetteBack: The High Priestess Of Pop Culture

New York Times September 16, 1993 Review/Pop; Midler, Closer to the Mainstream But Still Creating Quite…

BetteBack: “Experience the Divine”

STILL DIVINE AFTER ALL THESE YEARS; The Indomitable Miss M on Disney, Stardom, Roz Russell and…