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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Halloween movies that aren’t scary for the scaredy-cats who hate scary movies

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Halloween movies that aren’t scary for the scaredy-cats who hate scary movies
BY REBECCA DZIDA
OCTOBER 16, 2017

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Want to have a Halloween movie night, but don’t want to be afraid of the dark? Here is a list of Halloween movies that aren’t scary.

They won’t make you flinch at every creak in your house or cry yourself to sleep. No horror films, no slashers, no thrillers. Just pure fun, spooky, Halloween glee.

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What happens when a virgin lights the black-flame candle on Halloween night? Well, you might just wake up Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy as the Sanderson sisters. The three witches need to suck the lives out of little children to stay young and beautiful forever. Oh, and they sing a great rendition of “I Put a Spell on You.” The definitive Halloween movie, and the greatest of all time. Read More

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Bette Midler and HELLO DOLLY! Continue to Blast Shubert & House Record

Broadway World
Bette Midler and HELLO DOLLY! Continue to Blast Shubert & House Record
by BWW News Desk
Oct. 16, 2017

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The new Broadway production of Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler celebrates its second consecutive week of breaking the box office records for both the Shubert Theatre (225 West 44th Street) and The Shubert Organization.

The final gross of $2,371,088.47, over eight performances, marks the sixth time Hello, Dolly! has broken The Shubert Organization’s all-time record and the eighth time the show has set the box office record at the Shubert Theatre. Additionally, the production holds the record for the largest pre-performance advance sale in Broadway history. Read More

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

HELLO, DOLLY! Once Again Shatters All-Time Shubert & House Records

Broadway World
HELLO, DOLLY! Once Again Shatters All-Time Shubert & House Records
by BWW News Desk
Oct. 9, 2017

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Holy cabooses! The new Broadway production of Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler celebrates another monumental week as it yet again breaks its own box office records with the highest gross in the history of both the Shubert Theatre (225 West 44th Street) and The Shubert Organization.

The final gross of $2,346,834.78, over eight performances, marks the fifth time Hello, Dolly! has broken The Shubert Organization‘s all-time record and the seventh time the show has set the box office record at the Shubert Theatre. Additionally, the production holds the record for the largest pre-performance advance sale in Broadway history. Read More

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

Bette Midler Hello, Dolly! Cast Recording Will Be Released On Vinyl November 17

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Bette Midler Hello, Dolly! Cast Recording Will Be Released On Vinyl
BY LOGAN CULWELL-BLOCK
OCT 04, 2017

The vinyl edition from Masterworks Broadway will feature 20 pages of photos and liner notes.

The current revival of Hello, Dolly!, starring Bette Midler in her Tony-winning Broadway return, will release its cast album on vinyl November 17.

The Masterworks Broadway release will feature a gate-fold package and a 20-page book featuring production photos, lyrics, and liner notes.

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Hello, Dolly! Revival Album Vinyl Art

The album will feature cover art that pays even more homage to the 1964 Broadway cast album than the CD release did, returning to the original color scheme. Read More

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Midler on the word “Diva”: “You know, I popularized that word diva.

Midler on the word “Diva”: “You know, I popularized that word diva. But I think that term is misused now. Every other filly out of the gate is called a diva nowadays. And you know what? They ain’t divas to me!” And I do not like the competition! Not that I have any.” (1991, Los Angeles Times) – Bette Midler

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

On talk of an Oscar nomination for “For The Boys”: “We’ll see. Who the hell knows? I mean, I think I should have been nominated for ‘Beaches.’

On talk of an Oscar nomination for “For The Boys”: “We’ll see. Who the hell knows? I mean, I think I should have been nominated for ‘Beaches.’ The critics didn’t like it, but the people sure adored it.” (1991, Los Angeles Times)

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On playing Dixie Leonard In “For The Boys: “This character is the most exciting I’ve ever played. | BootLeg Betty Read More

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Monday, October 2, 2017

On Acting: “For me, there are no challenges as far as acting is concerned.

On Acting: “For me, there are no challenges as far as acting is concerned. I just get up in the morning and do.it. I never wake up and say, ‘Oh my God, this is so hard!’ Oh no no no, that’s not me. At this point in my life, I feel I can do ANYTHING.” (1991, Los Angeles Times) – Bette Midler

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Sunday, October 1, 2017

Former Harlette, black-ish star, and Mega – Diva, Jenifer Lewis Has A Memoir Out Now: The Mother of Black Hollywood: A Memoir

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The “Mega Diva” and legendary star of Black-ish looks back on her memorable journey to fame and the unforgettable life lessons she learned along the way.

Jenifer Lewis keeps it real in this provocative and touching memoir by a mid-western girl with a dream whose journey from poverty to Hollywood will move, shock, and inspire readers.

Told in the audacious voice her fans adore, Jenifer describes a road to fame made treacherous by dysfunction and undiagnosed mental illness, including a sex addiction. Yet, supported by loving friends and strengthened by “inner soldiers,” Jenifer never stopped entertaining and creating. Read More

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Saturday, September 30, 2017

She Kissed A Girl: Jill Sobule – Bette Midler Recorded One Of Her Songs – Never Released

Out
She Kissed A Girl: Jill Sobule
BY BELISSA COHEN
FRI, 2017-09-15 11:56

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This article originally appeared in the June 1995 issue of OUT.

It’s the sort of daydream around which Jill Sobule might fashion one of her whimsical songs: she was hanging around her house in Los Angeles, in her pajamas, when a talent scout who had acquired her demo tape purely by accident called to invite her to perform at the Atlantic Records office the next day. Two days later, he called again—from an airplane— to tell Sobule she was as good as signed. All this as a result of “demos that my previous manager, who dropped me, said were ‘Terrible! You’re never gonna get anywhere!’” Read More

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

On why she started touring again in 1993: “I think I do really good work, but it doesn’t always wind up on the screen and so it’s disappointing.

On why she started touring again in 1993: “I think I do really good work, but it doesn’t always wind up on the screen and so it’s disappointing. I’ve been disappointed a lot, and I’m tired of being disappointed.” (1993, Chicago TribuneBette Midler

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