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Bette Middler at The Geffen; "Parfunerie" at Wallis!

Jay Weston | Posted 02.04.2014 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

The live theatre scene in Los Angles is alive and well. All over town dramatic stage performances are springing up, and the prospects of seeing a ...

Bette Midler Hosts a Lunch for Twenty Feet from Stardom

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.30.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Now prominent among music legends, Bette Midler reminisces about her stint as a Harlette back in the day in the much celebrated documentary Twenty Fee...

Brush With Greatness: Bette, Broadway and Bloomingdales

Rachel Braun Scherl | Posted 08.31.2013 | New York
Rachel Braun Scherl

The other night I saw, "I'll Eat You Last," the one-woman show starring Bette Midler. In the 90-minute monologue, Bette Midler brilliantly portrays the spirit, the grit and the brashness of legendary Hollywood agent, Sue Mengers.

Broadway Audiences Adore Bette Midler!

Liz Smith | Posted 07.13.2013 | Entertainment
Liz Smith

On the day the Drama Desk announced a nomination for Bette Midler's one-person show about the Hollywood agent, Sue Mengers, the audience at the Wednesday matinee last week exploded into applause and laughter again and again.

'I'm A Jewish Princess, And I Don't Give A Sh*t!'

Rex Reed | Posted 06.29.2013 | Arts
Rex Reed

Aside from the fact that she doesn't sing, the only trepidation I've encountered about Bette Midler's sensational one-woman show I'll Eat You Last, about the sassy, splashy, tart-tongued Hollywood super agent Sue Mengers, is the concern that the Divine Miss M might be playing a colorful "insider" so obscure that the general public has never heard of her. Well, the show is such a smash and the Divine Miss M never more divine that you'll be lucky if you can beg, borrow or steal a ticket to get in.

Bette Midler as Sue Mengers: A Match Made in Heaven

Patricia Bosworth | Posted 06.25.2013 | Arts
Patricia Bosworth

Last night Bette Midler made a triumphant return to Broadway for the first time in 30 years, playing the brash superagent Sue Mengers in John Logan's one-woman show I'll Eat You Last. It was a bravura performance.

Edie Falco -- Her Defining Roles Do Not Define Her -- Real, Rare Gems -- Angela Cummings -- Tom Hanks -- Bette Midler

Liz Smith | Posted 06.16.2013 | Entertainment
Liz Smith

Edie Falco -- Her Defining Roles Do Not Define Her -- Real, Rare Gems -- Angela Cummings -- Tom Hanks -- Bette Midler

Digesting a Three Dimensional Bette Midler...

Carol Smaldino | Posted 06.15.2013 | Entertainment
Carol Smaldino

I have one piece of advice for Ms. Midler, which I hope she takes. I hope she can refrain from obsessing about the roles she should have taken, because while she might have played it safe in some ways, she was a pioneer in others. She is full of life and she is still developing.

Bette Is Back On Broadway!

AP | By MARK KENNEDY | Posted 01.07.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- The Divine Miss M is returning to Broadway, and not as just a producer. Bette Midler will star in John Logan's new play "I'll Eat You Las...