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Facebook & Twitter Make Bette Midler ‘Nervous’ to Return to Broadway in Mame or Hello, Dolly!

Facebook & Twitter Make Bette Midler ‘Nervous’ to Return to Broadway in Mame or Hello, Dolly!

OK, Internet haters, you win. You’ve officially scared one of Broadway’s biggest talents to the point that she’s afraid to return to the Great White Way. Nice job. For ages, stage and screen legend Bette Midler has been rumored to be returning to Broadway in a musical—specifically Mame or Hello, Dolly! But the superstar revealed to ...

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Hugh Jackman Almost Wasn't Wolverine, Bette Midler Used to Be a Real Monster & More Lessons of the Week

Hugh Jackman Almost Wasn't Wolverine, Bette Midler Used to Be a Real Monster & More Lessons of the Week

Another week has come and gone on the Great White Way, and as always, we've scoured the recent crop of headlines to deliver the most important lessons we learned. Before scouring the Black Friday sales circulars, feast your eyes on these valuable tidbits!


A Monsoon Is the Best Thing to Ever Happen to Hugh Jackman
Don't try to ...

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I’ll Eat You Last Star Bette Midler on Being ‘Monstrous’ to Fans, Not Eating on Turkey Day & ‘The Meanest Man in Showbiz’

I’ll Eat You Last Star Bette Midler on Being ‘Monstrous’ to Fans, Not Eating on Turkey Day & ‘The Meanest Man in Showbiz’

Broadway.com Audience Choice Award winner Bette Midler is taking the hit show, I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers on the road! To kick off her L.A. engagement, the three-time Grammy winner stopped by The Tonight Show to regale Jay Leno with stories of her days “smoking dope” and opening for comics (who weren’t ...

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Broadway Stars Love a Parade, A Christmas Carol Says Cheers, & Barbra Comes Home in This Week's Datebook

Broadway Stars Love a Parade, A Christmas Carol Says Cheers, & Barbra Comes Home in This Week's Datebook

Ready for the holidays? You will be after chowing down on turkey, cranberry sauce and all the great happenings we've rounded up for you. This week's Datebook goodies include the opening of A Christmas Carol, a stage-centric Dancing with the Stars finale and Broadway faves galore on the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. All in all, there are ...

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Sue Mengers Returns to Hollywood! I’ll Eat You Last, Starring Bette Midler, Sets Dates in L.A.

Sue Mengers Returns to Hollywood! I’ll Eat You Last, Starring Bette Midler, Sets Dates in L.A.

Bette Midler is bringing her Broadway.com Audience Choice Award-winning performance as Tinseltown power player Sue Mengers to Hollywood. Midler will star in the Los Angeles run of John Logan’s one-woman-show I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers at the Geffen Playhouse’s Gil Cates Theater from December 3 through December 22.

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Bette Midler on Taking I’ll Eat You Last to L.A., Being 'Too Old' for Mame and Her 'Hard' Broadway Run

Bette Midler on Taking I’ll Eat You Last to L.A.,  Being 'Too Old' for Mame and Her 'Hard' Broadway Run

Broadway.com Audience Choice Award winner Bette Midler finished up her critically acclaimed run in the one-woman-show I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers on June 30. Though I’ll Eat You Last became a standing-room only event, celeb magnet and box office record-breaker at the Booth Theatre, it did not receive any Tony nominations. So what ...

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Closing Time for Bette Midler, Tom Hanks & More! Six Great Shows to See Before They’re Gone

Closing Time for Bette Midler, Tom Hanks & More! Six Great Shows to See Before They’re Gone

As summer heats up, it’s time to say good-bye to six high-profile Broadway and off-Broadway productions set to close in the next two weeks. Below, our quickie guide to what makes these plays and musicals must-sees. Choose one (or more) and get tickets now!


Reasons to Be Happy
Best Reason to See It: Neil LaBute’s crackling dialogue and ...

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Wendy Williams Wigs Out in Chicago, Darren Criss Drives NYC Wild & Bette Midler Is Hollywood History in This Week's Datebook

Wendy Williams Wigs Out in Chicago, Darren Criss Drives NYC Wild & Bette Midler Is Hollywood History in This Week's Datebook

Looks like there are more stars in New York City this week than in the sky above! Two Broadway.com Audience Choice Award hosts, Glee’s Darren Criss and TV personality Wendy Williams, are making big splashy stage appearances, while screen stars Bette Midler and Holland Taylor wrap up their respective solo shows. Read on below for all the hottest ...

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I’ll Eat You Last’s Bette Midler on the ‘Relief’ of Returning to Broadway in a ‘Fantastic’ Non-Musical

I’ll Eat You Last’s Bette Midler on the ‘Relief’ of Returning to Broadway in a ‘Fantastic’ Non-Musical

Bette Midler raised a few eyebrows when she announced she’d return to Broadway after 30-plus-year absence in a non-musical. The Divine Miss M. decided she’d play it straight as another divine one, Sue Mengers, in Joe Logan’s acclaimed comedy I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers. Midler recently sat down with Mo Rocca for ...

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Simply Divine! I'll Eat You Last Star Bette Midler and Bernadette Peters Go Picnicking for Charity

Simply Divine! I'll Eat You Last Star Bette Midler and Bernadette Peters Go Picnicking for Charity

Two Momma Roses in one place!? This just might be too much for our diva-loving hearts to handle. Gypsy vets Bette Midler and Bernadette Peters looked like they were having an absolutely divine time at Midler's 12th Annual New York Restoration Project Spring Picnic at Gracie Mansion on May 30. The I'll Eat You Last: A Chat With ...

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