Tag Archives: DOLLY

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Get a Sneak Peek at the Vinyl Cast Album of Hello, Dolly! Starring Bette Midler

Posted in Hello Dolly! | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment


Shop At The Official Bette Midler Store: Click Here

"Find your Light; They can't love you if they can't see you" ~ Bette Midler





* Access the monthly Bette Midler Jukebox: Click Here

This is a scrapbook site devoted to Bette Midler. Absolutely no profits are being made from the posting of this work. It is presented here for educational and historical reasons only. If, however, you are the owner of this work and would like it removed from this website, please contact me and I will comply as soon as I get the message. Thank you for your time and patience. No disrespect intended. Just a huge admirer and collector of all things Bette Midler. You can contact me at: misterd@bootlegbetty.com

 

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Bette Midler’s Week Off from “Hello, Dolly!” Caused Box Office Plunge Below $1 Million

Showbiz 411
Bette Midler’s Week Off from “Hello, Dolly!” Caused Box Office Plunge Below $1 Million
by Roger Friedman – November 8, 2017 8:01 pm

“Hello, Dolly!” is going to have a lot of trouble once Bette Midler leaves for good.

She took last week off and the box office plunged. Not just dropped, but plunged. The take for last week was just $879,369.10. The prior week, with Bette, was $2.3 million.

The drop was $1.48 million.

When I went by the box office last week I was offered seats all over the theater at prices from $99-$169. Bette’s top ticket was $206. I just can’t bring myself to pay that much. I couldn’t even stomach paying the lower price. Read More

Posted in Hello Dolly! | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Bette Midler’s Week Off from “Hello, Dolly!” Caused Box Office Plunge Below $1 Million


Shop At The Official Bette Midler Store: Click Here

"Find your Light; They can't love you if they can't see you" ~ Bette Midler





* Access the monthly Bette Midler Jukebox: Click Here

This is a scrapbook site devoted to Bette Midler. Absolutely no profits are being made from the posting of this work. It is presented here for educational and historical reasons only. If, however, you are the owner of this work and would like it removed from this website, please contact me and I will comply as soon as I get the message. Thank you for your time and patience. No disrespect intended. Just a huge admirer and collector of all things Bette Midler. You can contact me at: misterd@bootlegbetty.com

 

Monday, November 6, 2017

Timing is Everything Says Hello, Dolly! Sound Designer Scott Lehrer

ET Now
Timing is Everything Says Hello, Dolly! Sound Designer Scott Lehrer
20th October 2017

Timing is Everything Says Hello, Dolly! Sound Designer Scott Lehrer

Timing is Everything Says Hello, Dolly! Sound Designer Scott Lehrer

USA – Broadway’s latest revival of the ever-popular Jerry Herman comedy musical, Hello, Dolly! put Bette Midler centre stage as Dolly, the enterprising widow finding her way in an 1890s’ New York City. Directed by Jerry Zaks, with an expansively spatialised sound design by Scott Lehrer, enabled via TiMax SoundHub, the role saw Midler claim her first acting Tony award: Best Leading Actress in a Musical. Read More

Posted in Hello Dolly! | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Timing is Everything Says Hello, Dolly! Sound Designer Scott Lehrer


Shop At The Official Bette Midler Store: Click Here

"Find your Light; They can't love you if they can't see you" ~ Bette Midler





* Access the monthly Bette Midler Jukebox: Click Here

This is a scrapbook site devoted to Bette Midler. Absolutely no profits are being made from the posting of this work. It is presented here for educational and historical reasons only. If, however, you are the owner of this work and would like it removed from this website, please contact me and I will comply as soon as I get the message. Thank you for your time and patience. No disrespect intended. Just a huge admirer and collector of all things Bette Midler. You can contact me at: misterd@bootlegbetty.com

 

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Bette Midler Confirms Final Bow in Broadway’s HELLO, DOLLY!

Broadway World
Bette Midler Confirms Final Bow in Broadway’s HELLO, DOLLY!
by BWW News Desk
Aug. 1, 2017

2017-08-02_2-42-13

HELLO, DOLLY! has confirmed that legendary star Bette Midler will officially depart the Broadway show on January 14th.

No details yet on any potential replacement or other future plans for the hit production, but BroadwayWorld will keep you updated as we learn more.

The new Broadway production of Hello, Dolly! nabbed four Tony Award wins this year, including Best Revival of a Musical, Best Actress in a Musical (Ms. Midler), Best Featured Actor in a Musical (Gavin Creel), and Best Costume Design of a Musical (Santo Loquasto). Read More

Posted in Hello Dolly! | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments


Shop At The Official Bette Midler Store: Click Here

"Find your Light; They can't love you if they can't see you" ~ Bette Midler





* Access the monthly Bette Midler Jukebox: Click Here

This is a scrapbook site devoted to Bette Midler. Absolutely no profits are being made from the posting of this work. It is presented here for educational and historical reasons only. If, however, you are the owner of this work and would like it removed from this website, please contact me and I will comply as soon as I get the message. Thank you for your time and patience. No disrespect intended. Just a huge admirer and collector of all things Bette Midler. You can contact me at: misterd@bootlegbetty.com

 

Monday, December 7, 2015

BetteBack February 4, 1993: Bette Midler Nominated For People’s Choice Award 1993

Elyria Chronicle Telegram
February 4, 1993

images (1)

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Jack Nicholson, Michelle Pfeiffer, Roseanne Arnold, Bill Cosby and Dolly Parton were among the performers nominated Wednesday for the 19th annual People’s Choice Awards.

The top vote-getters were determined by a Gallup Poll of more than 5,000 people nationwide.

They were asked to list their favorite music, TV shows and movies.

Winners of the awards — billed as the only ones spanning television, film and music in which the public votes — will be announced March 9 on a CBS-TV special. Read More

Posted in Awards & Ceremonies, BetteBack, General | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on BetteBack February 4, 1993: Bette Midler Nominated For People’s Choice Award 1993


Shop At The Official Bette Midler Store: Click Here

"Find your Light; They can't love you if they can't see you" ~ Bette Midler





* Access the monthly Bette Midler Jukebox: Click Here

This is a scrapbook site devoted to Bette Midler. Absolutely no profits are being made from the posting of this work. It is presented here for educational and historical reasons only. If, however, you are the owner of this work and would like it removed from this website, please contact me and I will comply as soon as I get the message. Thank you for your time and patience. No disrespect intended. Just a huge admirer and collector of all things Bette Midler. You can contact me at: misterd@bootlegbetty.com

 

Monday, November 16, 2015

BetteBack April 12, 1992: A Dolly Parton/Bette Midler Movie Collaboration?

Mister D: This would have been so good!

Syracuse Herald Journal
April 12, 1992

l

In Development: “Where There’s a Will,” featuring Dolly Parton and Bette Midler as never-introduced sisters who must live togethar to inherit their father’s fortune and who wind up as singing partners.

Posted in BetteBack, Movies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment


Shop At The Official Bette Midler Store: Click Here

"Find your Light; They can't love you if they can't see you" ~ Bette Midler





* Access the monthly Bette Midler Jukebox: Click Here

This is a scrapbook site devoted to Bette Midler. Absolutely no profits are being made from the posting of this work. It is presented here for educational and historical reasons only. If, however, you are the owner of this work and would like it removed from this website, please contact me and I will comply as soon as I get the message. Thank you for your time and patience. No disrespect intended. Just a huge admirer and collector of all things Bette Midler. You can contact me at: misterd@bootlegbetty.com

 

Friday, July 12, 2013

Jerry Herman Wants Bette Midler for Broadway Revival of HELLO, DOLLY!

Broadway World
Jerry Herman Wants Bette Midler for Broadway Revival of HELLO, DOLLY!
Thursday, July 11, 2013; 05:07 PM

12-25-2010 2-24-35 AM

In The Courant’s feature story about Goodspeed’s current production of HELLO, DOLLY!, the musical’s composer and lyricist Jerry Herman reminisced about the show’s original opening on Broadway in 1964 and talked about the possibility of a revival on the Great White Way — with a new star.

“I would toss my hat in the air if Bette Midler ever decided to do it,” Herman told the newspaper. Read More

Posted in Articles/Essays, Broadway | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments


Shop At The Official Bette Midler Store: Click Here

"Find your Light; They can't love you if they can't see you" ~ Bette Midler





* Access the monthly Bette Midler Jukebox: Click Here

This is a scrapbook site devoted to Bette Midler. Absolutely no profits are being made from the posting of this work. It is presented here for educational and historical reasons only. If, however, you are the owner of this work and would like it removed from this website, please contact me and I will comply as soon as I get the message. Thank you for your time and patience. No disrespect intended. Just a huge admirer and collector of all things Bette Midler. You can contact me at: misterd@bootlegbetty.com