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Happy Earth Day: This Post Includes The Whole “Earth Day Special” Starring Bette Midler And A Cast Of 100’s – April 22, 1990

New York Times A cynic’s field guide to Earth Day. Weekend Reader for Sunday, April 22.…

The Top 10 Plays and Musicals of 2017

New York Times The Top 10 Plays and Musicals of 2017 By EBEN SHAPIRO December 6,…

Bette And Bruce Springsteen Are The King And Queen Of Broadway

New Yoek Times Top-dollar theatre boom on Broadway is born in the USA By James Dean,…

On The People In The Hollywood Industry: “Everybody {in the industry} is having a rough time because the people in charge are not so sure what stories they want to tell and they don’t really know anything about stories.

On The People In The Hollywood Industry: “Everybody {in the industry} is having a rough time…

On AIDS Circa 1991: “I think it’s a wonderful thing that Magic Johnson came out and said what he had to say.

On AIDS Circa 1991: “I think it’s a wonderful thing that Magic Johnson came out and…

On Women in general: I think women are just the greatest creatures

On Women in general: I think women are just the greatest creatures. “They instinctively understand everything.…

On the meaning of “For The Boys” to her:“The movie is really an examination of the way men feel about war and the way women feel about war.

On the meaning of “For The Boys” to her:“The movie is really an examination of the…

I want Sophie digging in the yard. I want my child to love the earth, to be able to call the birds if she wants to.

“I want Sophie digging in the yard. I want my child to love the earth, to…

We have compost heaps scattered around our teeny weeny little Green Acres.

“We have compost heaps scattered around our teeny weeny little Green Acres. I am a compost…

“I’m a girdle girl!” (The Washington Post, 1991) – Bette Midler

“I’m a girdle girl!” (The Washington Post, 1991) – Bette Midler

Mark Shenton: Why is my theatre ticket so expensive? It’s the economics, stupid

The Stage Mark Shenton: Why is my theatre ticket so expensive? It’s the economics, stupid By…

Broadway Tickets, for the Price of an Economics Lesson – Dynamic Pricing

New York Times Broadway Tickets, for the Price of an Economics Lesson Common Sense By JAMES…

Bette Midler didn’t perform at the Tonys

Entertainment Weekly Bette Midler didn’t perform at the Tonys ISABELLA BIEDENHARN POSTED ON JUNE 11 While…

BetteBack October 20, 1974: Rex Reed On Bette Midler

Independent Press Telegram October 20, 1974 Rex Reed has had his share of difficult and embarrasing…

The Hats That Crowned Broadway

The New York Times The Hats That Crowned Broadway By ERIK PIEPENBURG Photographs by TONY CENICOLA…

1988 – The Making Of Beaches – Flix – Bette Midler

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First Listen: ‘Hello, Dolly!’ New Broadway Cast Recording (Audio)

NPR First Listen: ‘Hello, Dolly!‘ New Broadway Cast Recording By LINDA HOLMES May 8, 2017 The…

Bette Midler ‘knocks em dead’ in new role

Starts At 60 Bette Midler ‘knocks em dead’ in new role 22 Apr 2017 Bette Midler…

New York City Mayor Honors Bette Midler With April 21 ‘Dolly Day’

Playbill New York City Mayor Honors Bette Midler With April 21 ‘Dolly Day’ Proclamation BY ADAM…

BetteBack September 30, 1974: Bette Midler To Roast Johnny Carson At Charity Dinner

Anderson Herald Bulletin September 30, 1974 Anybody surprised that Bob Hope will be emcee at the…

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…

Bette Midler Slams Fox Viewers in Tweet About Bill O’Reilly: ‘No Morality At All’

Mediaite Bette Midler Slams Fox Viewers in Tweet About Bill O’Reilly: ‘No Morality At All’ by…

1995 – Oklahoma – Tribute To Joe Layton – Bette Midler

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BetteBack June 16, 1974: Rex Reed’s ‘People Are Crazy Here’

Suburbanite Economist June 16, 1974 Rex Reed, that international critic, has just written a book called…

Bette Midler On Her Life’s Dream:

Bette Midler On Her Life’s Dream: “I don’t really mean to sound pompous, but I always…

Bette Midler On The First Wive’s Club:

Bette Midler On The First Wive’s Club: “There are a lot of angry women out there,…

Bette Midler On That Old Feeling:

Bette Midler On That Old Feeling: “But you never know if it’s going to be a…

Bette Midler On That Old Feeling:

Bette Midler On That Old Feeling: “Leslie Dixon wrote this for me. We both wanted to…

Bette Midler On Disappointment At Age 51:

Bette Midler On Disappointment At Age 51: “When I was very young and (disappointment) happened to…

Bette Midler On Her Parents:

Bette Midler On Her Parents: “Both my parents are very strong. There’s nothing wishy-washy about them.…