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Beaches, The Musical, Is Coming To The London Theater…But Just Without The Same Songs…

QX MagazineBeaches The Musical Is Coming To The UK Theater To Work Out Some KinksMarch 27, 2019 Beaches The Musical:…

CARPE LIBRUM: Taking on the best beach reads this season, Including “Beaches II”

Encore CARPE LIBRUM: Taking on the best beach reads this season By GWENYFAR ROHLER JUL 17 Welcome to Carpe Librum,…

‘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. ET April 13, 2018…

‘Beaches’ Musical Expected to Play London in 2019 Before Coming to Broadway

‘Beaches’ Musical Expected to Play London in 2019 Before Coming to Broadway (Exclusive) Entertainment Tonight Leigh Scheps? March 26, 2018…

New York Times: ‘Beaches’ Remake Review

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

I’d make a wonderful Lady Macbeth. I’ll wear a pair of platform shoes or something…

“I’d make a wonderful Lady Macbeth. I’ll wear a pair of platform shoes or something.” ―Bette Midler

BetteBack May 23, 1993: “It’s going to be thrilling to play live again”

Pacific Stars And Stripes May 23, 1993 BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — In a show that will span her entire recording…

BetteBack May 22, 1993: Midler Announces She’s Going Back On Tour After A Decade

Kokomo Tribune May 22, 1993 BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Bette Midler launched her film career playing a character a…

BetteBack January 18, 1993: Was Bette Midler Dissed By The Clintons?

Daily Herald Suburban Chicago January 18, 1993   Be grateful for small favors — like you aren’t in Washington, D.C.,…

BetteBack December 22, 1992: HAPPY BIRTHDAY, HBO

Indiana Gazette December 22, 1992 HAPPY BIRTHDAY, HBO: It’s been 20 years since the cable channel debuted with a 1972…

BetteBack June 18, 1992: Bette Midler On The Subject Of Longevity

Daily Herald Suburban Chicago June 18, 1992 Entertainer Bette Midler, 45, on the subject of longevity: “ I want to…

BetteBack February 15, 1992: Bette Midler Closes On Deal To Make ‘That Old Feeling’

Cedar Rapids Gazette February 15, 1992 HOLLYWOOD — Bette Midler’s been very vocal about her disappointment with the box-office response…

BetteBack February 13, 1992: Has Bette lost many of her fans to AIDS?

Lethbridge Herald February 13, 1992 We all know that Bette Midler owes a lot of her early career success to…

BetteBack October 4, 1991: Disney Passes On Beaches II And Rights Go To Barbara Eden (I Dream Of Jeannie)

Cedar Rapids Gazette October 4, 1991 HOLLYWOOD — Disney has relinquished its rights to “I’ll Be There,” the sequel to…

Bette Midler: Beaches Facts And Trivia

Beaches Facts And Trivia What does Hillary go to school to study? Law.  Hillary became a lawyer for the ACLU. What…

BetteBack Dec. 31, 1972: Bette Midler – Eyeball to Eyeball

Chicago Tribune Bette Midler – Eyeball to Eyeball By Tom Hall Dec. 31, 1972 I SHOULDN’T even have been there…

Divine Intervention: An Odd Mix Of Brilliance And WTF Moments

Houston Press BETTE MIDLER’S ‘DIVINE INTERVENTION’: BRILLIANCE, WITH OCCASIONAL NONSENSE BY OLIVIA FLORES ALVAREZTUESDAY, MAY 19, 2015 Bette Midler‘s “Divine…

The Advocate: Bette Midler: Still ‘divine’ at 69

The Advocate Bette Midler: Still ‘divine’ at 69 BY JOHN WIRT May 17, 2015 Bette Midler named her current 22-city…

BetteHead Review: Review – Bette Midler – Divine Intervention by Jennifer Cook

To see the entire article with photos: Click Here Bette Midler brings out an emotion response in me that is…

Musical ‘Beaches’ by Iris Rainer Dart to wash ashore in Chicago starring Shoshana Bean

U.S. News By MARK KENNEDY, AP Drama Writer May 11, 2015 NEW YORK (AP) — Chicagoans, get out your hankies…

Tampa Review: May we all enjoy a twilight so divine

Tampa Bay Times Review: Bette Midler as vivacious (and bawdy!) as ever at Tampa‘s Amalie Arena Monday, May 11, 2015…

BetteBack December 21, 1988: Beaches – A Friendship, On and Off the Rocks

New York Times By JANET MASLIN Published: December 21, 1988 There are a few indications that ”Beaches,” the story of…

Beaches: Variety Review

  Story of this engaging tearjerker [from the novel by Iris Rainer Dart] is one of a profound friendship, from…

BetteBack January 20, 1989: Beaches’ Bette’s Personal Star Making Vehicle

Daily Herald Suburban Chicago January 20, 1989 “ Beaches” — Bette Midler makes a personal star vehicle out of this…

BetteBack January 12, 1989: Bette Midler Is The Show In Beaches

Altoona Mirror January 12, 1989 Bette Midler is the show here in a story of two women who meet as…

BetteBack January 6, 1989: Midler’s at her sassy best in ‘Beaches’

Corbin Times Tribune January 6, 1989 BEIACHES (PG-13) From her very first scene, Bette Midler takes this movie, puts it…

BetteBack Review – Saturday, January 14,1989: Beaches

The Winchester Star Midler, Hershey Pass Test of Time In ‘Beaches‘ Film By ED BLANK Saturday, January 14,1989 Like the…

BetteBack – Sunday, January 15, 1989: Bette Profile On Beaches

THE Intelligencer RECORD Actress turns from funny bone to heart in ‘Beaches‘ By Lou Gaul Sunday, January 15, 1989 LOS…

BetteBack: An Interview With Barbara Hershey

Winnipeg Free Press Hershey runs risks in choice of film roles Wednesday, January 4,1989 Forget the Oscars. If you really…

More On “Beaches” Heading To Broadway

London Theater Direct GOSSIP: BEACHES – THE MUSICAL HEADING TO BROADWAY? 25 May 2011 A MUSICAL ADAPTATION OF THE MUCH-LOVED…