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Dietsch’s gifts Midler with ‘Bettezels’

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“Me, I’m just a hack. I’m just a schlepper. I just do what I can do.” –Bette Midler

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Bette Midler’s Absence Wallops Broadway Box Office

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Oh, Donna! ‘Dolly’s Double Divas Drive 8-Show Week To $2.3M: Broadway Box Office

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New Book Out About Bette Midler: One Life: Memoirs of A Star!

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Jimmy Awards host Ben Platt to Bette Midler: Let’s ‘swap’ Broadway roles

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Carol Channing, The Original “Dolly,” Praises Bette Midler’s Tony Win

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Grosses Analysis: Indecent Sees a Bump; Great Comet and Hello, Dolly! Continue to Ride High

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BetteBack December 21, 1974: What is happening with Bette Midler these days? When can we see her in person again?

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“Hello, Dolly!” Surges with Bette Midler – Donna Murphy Combo

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Bette Midler and Her Husband Martin Von Haselberg Almost Called It Quits — Find out What Saved Their Marriage!

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Bette Midler Hosts the New York Restoration Project’s 16th Annual Spring Picnic

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Oh, Donna! ‘Dolly’s Double Divas Drive 8-Show Week To $2.3M: Broadway Box Office

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Goodbye, Dolly: Tony Winner Bette Midler Taking Her First Two Week Vacation

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It’s dangerous to read reviews – the good ones or the bad ones.

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HELLO, DOLLY! Beats Its Own Record For Highest Gross In Shubert Organization History

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Welcome to the turban jungle! Bette Midler shows off her quirky sense of style at an event for her charity the New York Restoration Project

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I think that people should never stop working no matter how old they are. I think there should be no such thing as retirement.

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Bette Midler Has the Best Twitter, Complete with Trump Jokes, Kardashian Jabs and Hocus Pocus Memes

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Our 9 Favorite Moments of the 2016-17 Theater Season

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Bette Midler’s Daughter, Sophie von Haselberg, on Stepping Into the Spotlight

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REVIEW: Hello Dolly!, 2017 Broadway Revival Cast Recording

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People have said nice things about me and incredibly nasty things about me, it’s hard for me – I won’t say it isn’t. But in this business, you can’t play it safe.

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Bette Midler and More at the Tony Awards “Disco Dolly!” After-Party at the Carlyle

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Carol Channing, The Original “Dolly,” Praises Bette Midler’s Tony Win

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I became more sure of myself as a person when I took the anti-advertising stand and decided I wouldn’t let them tell me what personality to have

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After winning a Tony, Bette Midler offers tearful thanks to Hawaii teachers

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The Best (and Worst) of the 2017 Tony Awards

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We’re all divine, but I was the only one who had the nerve to call myself that. And I thought of it first. So there! – Bette Midler

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Tony Awards: Good (Acceptance speeches), bad (Rachel Bloom) and ugly (Midler v. Orchestra)

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BETTE MIDLER STOLE THE SHOW AT THE TONY AWARDS WITH BOLD SPEECH

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Tonys: Bette Midler’s Speech (Continued), Ben Platt’s Advice and More Things You Didn’t See on TV

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We’d Like to Propose a Toast… Play Our 2017 Tony Awards Drinking Game

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Tony Awards 2017: Kevin Spacey, ‘Great Comet,’ Bette Midler, ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ and, of course, Donald Trump

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The Great Tony Awards Debate of 2017: Who Will Win, and Who Should Win

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2017 Tony Award Predictions: Who Will Win?

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Tony Awards: Bette Midler won’t sing but will present as will Orlando Bloom, Josh Groban

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Bette Midler and HELLO, DOLLY! Cast React To Tony Awards Nominations

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Get Ready for Bette Midler vs. Glenn Close: Who Will Scoop Tony Award

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7 Big Predictions About the 2017 Tony Nominations

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‘Hello, Dolly!’ Dominates 2017 Drama Desk Nominations (Full List)

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‘Hello, Dolly!’: Bette Midler delivers a ‘perfect, once-in-a-lifetime’ performance

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On a stage, Midler is all the rainbow you ever need.

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‘Hello, Dolly!’: Theater Review – I can’t recall the last time I felt a crowd so frothed up with excitement at a Broadway show

The Hollywood Reporter ‘Hello, Dolly!‘: Theater Review 5:30 PM PDT 4/20/2017 by David Rooney Bette Midler…

Bette Midler Takes Center Stage as Hello, Dolly! Officially Opens on Broadway Tonight

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BetteBack March 2, 1997: Bette Midler Set To Appear At Oscars 1997

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BetteBack January 19, 1971: Bette Midler Receives ‘Rising Star Of The Year’ Award At The American Guild of Variety Artists on “The Entertainer of the Year Awards

Ed Sullivan Hosts Entertainer Of Year Awards Jacksonville Daily Journal January 19, 1971 Carol Burnett, Sonny…

Who’d play who in Canada’s story?

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