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‘Beaches’ author heats things up with two Broadway-aimed musicals

APP ‘Beaches’ author heats things up with two Broadway-aimed musicals Ilana Keller, @ilanakeller Published 5:29 a.m.…

BetteBack July 1, 1975: ‘Clams’ Breaks Broadway’s Box Office Record

Stroudsburg Pocono Record July 1, 1975 All we can conscientiously say about Bette Midler is you…

BetteBack June 3, 1975: Bette Midler To Record Gospel Song

Arkansas City Traveler June 3, 1975 The gospel song Bette Midler sings in her Broadway show…

BetteBack April 20, 1975: Bette Midler’s ‘Clams’ Will Be A Rave

Colorado Springs Gazette April 20, 1975 Will the divine Miss M — Bette Midler, succeed or…

BetteBack March 8, 1975: Was Bette Midler In A Broadway Show?

Alton Telegraph March 8, 1975 Q. – Bette Midler was in the musical on Broadway. “Fiddler…

Viva la diva: How divas are dominating Broadway

Hypable Viva la diva: How divas are dominating Broadway BY IRVIN K AUGUST 24, 2017 There…

I love Barbara Hershey and Lainie Kazan. I had no idea “Beaches” was an ‘uberweepie’! The nerve!

I love Barbara Hershey and Lainie Kazan. I had no idea “Beaches” was an ‘uberweepie’! The…

BetteBack December 25, 1974: Is the Bette Midler movie, “The Divine Mr. J,” going to play on TV?

News Journal Mansfield December 25, 1974 Q.  Is the Bette Midler movie, “The Divine Mr. J,”…

BetteBack November 30, 1974: What’s Bette Midler Like?

Dunkirk Evening Observer November 30, 1974 WILL THE REAL BETTE MIDLER . . .? What’s she…

BetteBack September 2, 1974: Who’ll Play Carmen Miranda On Broadway?

Chester Delaware County Daily Times September 2, 1974 In 1946 Carmen Miranda was the highest-paid woman…

BetteBack August 26, 1974: Bette Midler Gets Pirated

Denton Record August 26, 1974 HOLLYWOOD (UPI> – Hold it! That EJvis Presley tape cartridge you’re…

Bette Midler On If She’d Like To Do Movies:

Bette Midler On If She’d Like To Do Movies:”Yes, some day. There have been offers but…

BetteBack July 14, 1974: Bette Midler Instrumental In J.J. Walker’s Career

Bakersfield Californian July 14, 1974 Jimmie Walker is making up for lost time and he’s unstoppable.…

BetteBack October 18, 1973: On Bette Midler’s Upcoming Album, Bette Midler

Phoenix Arizona Republic October 18, 1973 That new Bette Midler album, which will be called simply…

In Honor Of The New ‘Beaches,’ Watch The Old ‘Beaches’

WEAA In Honor Of The New ‘Beaches,’ Watch The Old ‘Beaches’ By LINDA HOLMES January 21,…

New York Times: ‘Beaches’ Remake Review

The New York Times Review: They’ve, Sob, Remade ‘Beaches’ By MIKE HALEJAN. 20, 2017 “Beaches,” directed…

Soapy new ‘Beaches’ still pulls heartstrings

New York Post Soapy new ‘Beaches’ still pulls heartstrings By Robert Rorke January 19, 2017 Lifetime’s…

We Watched the New ‘Beaches’: We Argued. We Cried. We Missed Bette. Two Gay Guys vs The New ‘Beaches’

The Daily Beast We Watched the New ‘Beaches’: We Argued. We Cried. We Missed Bette. Lifetime’s…

Nia Long Dishes on the Upcoming “Beaches” Remake and Working with Co-Star Idina Menzel

WJBD Radio Nia Long Dishes on the Upcoming “Beaches” Remake and Working with Co-Star Idina Menzel…

Idina Menzel Talks ‘Daunting’ ‘Beaches’ Remake, Bette Midler and Wedding Planning (Video, too)

As she prepares for audiences to see her rendition of Bette Midler’s “Wind Beneath My Wings”…

Idina Menzel Talks ‘Beaches’ Soundtrack, Tackling Bette Midler Role On Lifetime

Deadline Hollywood Idina Menzel Talks ‘Beaches’ Soundtrack, Tackling Bette Midler Role On Lifetime – TCA by…

Entertainment Weekly Review: Beaches, A Lifetime Movie

Entertainment Weekly Beaches By Tim Stack January 14, 2017 The original 1988 Bette Midler/Barbara Hershey  film…

Idina Menzel tackles Bette Midler role in ‘Beaches’ remake

Seattle Times Idina Menzel tackles Bette Midler role in ‘Beaches’ remake Originally published January 13, 2017…

Betteback October 17, 1973: “I’m the last of the truly tacky women!”

Madison Wisconsin State Journal October 17, 1973 The reigning resident kook of showbiz, Bette Midler, unloosed…

‘Beaches’: What we know so far about the Lifetime remake

Newsday ‘Beaches’: What we know so far about the Lifetime remake January 12, 2017 9:59 AM…

BetteBack February 16, 1974: The Divine Mr. M – The Man Behind Bette Midler (Barry Manilow)

Winnipeg Free Press February 16, 1974 He has become known as the Divine Mr M because…

BetteBack October 8, 1973: It had been a bad few days for Bette Midler

Albuquerque Journal October 8, 1973 By the time Bette Midler began the second half of her…

5 Must-See TV Shows in 2017

Forward 5 Must-See TV Shows in 2017 December 22, 2016 By Thea Glassman Time to borrow…

Idina Menzel and Nia Long span lifetime of friendship in new extended trailer for TV remake of 1988 tearjerker Beaches

Daily Mail Idina Menzel and Nia Long span lifetime of friendship in new extended trailer for…

Photo Flash: First Look – Idina Menzel, Nia Long Star in BEACHES on Lifetime

Broadway World Photo Flash: First Look – Idina Menzel, Nia Long Star in BEACHES on Lifetime…