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2017
SUNDAY, JUNE 11, 2017
Live at Radio City Musical Hall

Bette Midler — Nominee for Best Leading Actress in a Musical

Show:
Hello, Dolly!

Role:
Miss Dolly Gallagher Levi, an outspoken matchmaker and jack of all trades.

Bio Brief:
During her career, Midler has earned three Grammys, four Golden Globes, three Emmys, an honorary Tony and three Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards. Midler made her Great White Way debut in the original production of Fiddler on the Roof and later appeared on the Main Stem with three concert engagements, as well as 2013's I’ll Eat You Last. Her many film credits include Ruthless People, The First Wives' Club, Beaches, For the Boys, Hocus Pocus, Gypsy, The Stepford Wives, The Rose and Scenes from a Mall.

Other Honors For This Role:
—Broadway.com Audience Choice Award for Favorite Leading Actress in a Musical
—Broadway.com Audience Choice Award for Favorite Diva Performance
—Broadway.com Audience Choice Award nomination for Favorite Funny Performance
—Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical
—Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical

Tony History:
1974: Tony Award Special Award for adding lustre to the Broadway season

Other Nominees for Best Leading Actress in a Musical