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  1. Celebs in Las Vegas for Memorial Day WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    On Friday, May 22, Bette Midler brought her Divine Miss M tour to the MGM Grand Garden Arena singing songs from her iconic career, including "From a Distance" and "Wind Beneath My Wings" as well as material from her new album, "It's The Girls!" DJ Ace, Will Smith's son Trey, had a busy Friday manning the DJ booth at Tao Beach and attending a friend's bachelor party at Lavo. Fabolous wowed the crowd at Tao Nightclub with a 20-minute performance of his hits, including "My Time," "Breathe" and "You Be Killin' Em."


  2. 'Hocus Pocus' Stage Show Is Going To Put A Spell On You At Disney WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Switched

    Hocus Pocus Kathy Najimy, Thora Birch, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler Auch Dani , die Schwester von Max, brauchen die Hexen Mary , Sarah und Winifred zum Leben. After 22 years, "Hocus Pocus" is getting resurrected and this time around a virgin didn't even have to light the black flame candle to bring the Sanderson sisters back.


  3. Bette Midler to bring KeyArena some 'Divine Intervention'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Bette Midler, whose recent album "For the Girls" delights in the music of girl groups, brings her 'Divine Intervention' tour to KeyArena on Monday, June 1. Bette Midler - whose "Divine Intervention" tour floats down to KeyArena on Monday - has been thinking a lot about "girl groups" lately, thanks to her effervescent 2014 album of covers, "It's the Girls." We're not just talking the Supremes here, but the Ronettes, Shangri-Las, Shirelles and Chiffons - and others you may not remember, like the Chordettes and Exciters.


  4. Hocus Pocus Halloween Show Coming to Disney World...Could a Sequel Be Next?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | E! Online

    ... right direction! After all, those Sanderson sisters can will cast a spell over a new generation of youngsters. Bette Midler , Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy have all confirmed they'd up for a Hocus Pocus round 2 , and if the target audience ...


  5. "Hocus Pocus" IS a Getting A Sequel, But It's Not What You ThinkRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Seventeen

    Earlier this month, fans FREAKED out when rumors began swirling that the classic Halloween movie Hocus Pocus was possibly getting a sequel . Original cast member Bette Midler said she was on board and movie posters that looked like they could be the real deal even made their way around the Internet, convincing our favorite witches were returning to the big screen.


  6. Bette Midler doesn't miss a beat amid her Divine Intervention tourRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Bette Midler spills: 'I still have $75,000 worth of pantyhose that nobody ever wore. Can I offer them to you?' 'I wanted to do some new songs and I wanted to hear a blasting band behind me,' Midler on her new road show "I have to sing well, and I have to have a great band," she said recently.


  7. Hocus Pocus Is Getting A Sequel After All! But Not In The Way You'd ImagineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Perez Hilton

    It seems like every year around mid-October, '80s and '90s kids start talking about one thing and one thing only That's because a live stage show version of the Bette Midler , Sarah Jessica Parker , and Kathy Najimy movie is coming to Disney World this Fall. While the movie isn't getting remade into a complete musical, the Sanderson Sisters are set to team up with other Disney villains like Cruella de Vil , Captain Hook , and Jafar to scare up some fun for the park's annual haunted show.


  8. Bette Midler: More divine than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    ... "trust your talent. You don't have to make a whore out of yourself to get ahead. You really don't." Though Bette Midler seems as Manhattan as Woody Allen, she was actually born in Hawaii, of all, places, at the end of the Second World War. Her ...


  9. ICYMI: Bette Midler Responds To The Josh Duggar Molestation ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Perez Hilton

    ... an anti-gay "family" group due to molestation allegations. Kids, is there anything more delicious than irony? - Bette Midler (@BetteMidler) May 26, 2015 Hmm while we wouldn't necessarily use the term "delicious," we definitely think the whole ...


  10. Bette Middler calls Josh Duggar child molestation scandal 'delicious' ironyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Bette Midler is commenting on the scandal surrounding 19 Kids and Counting star Josh Duggar, calling it ironic that he was an anti-gay activist. She took to Twitter on Monday to comment on Duggar's resignation from the Family Research Council in the wake of the allegations coming to light.


  11. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | KFYI-AM Phoenix

    Producer Lauren was one of the many people who blew up Mike's phone Sunday night after witnessing Bette Midler mention Mike's name on stage during her show at the Casino Arizona-formerly-U.S. Airways Arena. The mention occurred during "I Put a Spell on You."


  12. Rise 'N Shine with Bette & Juliette Continues TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 |

    "Rise 'n Shine with Bette & Juliette" toasts The Grand Dames of The Great White Way! The May 26th episode is a salute to the The First Ladies of The American Theatre: The Broads of Broadway! Dedicated to the Divas, the Ladies Who Lunch, and the Broadway Babies who prove There's No Business Like Show Business! Live musical performances, on-stage reunions, and celebrity interviews are just a few examples of what your favorite 'morning' show hosts have in store for you. So hold your hats and Hallelujah! These mamas are gonna show it to ya! On this special Broadway edition episode, Bette Midler will be joined by special guest co-host Bernadette Peters .


  13. Bette Midler's Divine Intervention Tour is classic BetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The Arizona Republic

    Bette Midler's Divine Intervention Tour is classic Bette The Divine Intervention Tour brought Bette Midler to Phoenix Sunday for a show that played like classic Midler. Check out this story on Bette Midler gets the Leonardo touch on the curtain before her concert Sunday, May 24, at US Airways Center in Phoenix.


  14. Celebrity preview: DJs galore, Bette, Diddy, T-Pain, The Eagles,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... the agenda this weekend. If you want music, the list is long and varied and includes the Divine Miss M herself, Bette Midler , at MGM Grand along with The Eagles ; The Band Perry, Montgomery Gentry, Dee Jay Silver and more at the inaugural PBR ...


  15. Great Speeches And Interviews: Too Many People?, Segment 1Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... Wants To Rule The World, JFK 6-10-1963, Woody Guthrie - Jesus Christ, Playing for Change - A Music Revolution, Bette Midler - From a Distance, Matrix movie - A Slave, Dave Puls - We Won't Be Here Forever, Wizard Of Oz movie - If I Only Had A Heart, ...


  16. Bette Midler Talks the Rose In New Clip From Criterion Collection Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 |

    Stage and screen mega-star Bette Midler headlines popular big screen musical THE ROSE and it arrives on Blu-ray for the very first time via a brand new edition from the Criterion Collection, now available. The official description of THE ROSE is as follows: " Bette Midler exploded onto the screen with her take-no-prisoners performance in this quintessential film about fame and addiction from director Mark Rydell .


  17. FILM: Winning BetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Artforum Intl.

    NEARLY ALL THE PRESS COVERAGE of Mark Rydell 's The Rose , the 1979 Bette Midler juggernaut, started off by mentioning that the film, about a self-destructive, monstrously talented rocker, was inspired by the too-short life of Janis Joplin - a comparison that Midler was compelled to either acknowledge or disavow when doing the publicity rounds for her debut screen performance. Yet watching The Rose for the first time, thirty-six years after its release, I was perplexed - though quite pleasantly so - to discover that the star trajectory being dramatized wasn't so much that of the singer known as Pearl but of the woman who once went by the sobriquet Bathhouse Betty.


  18. 10 essential Bette Midler songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Arizona Republic

    Check out this story on With Bette Midler headed to Phoenix for a US Airways Center concert, here's a playlist of Midler essentials, from the chart-topping ballad "Wind Beneath My Wings" to "The Rose" and "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy." It's kind of weird that Midler's biggest mainstream moments are this sort of heavy, emotional ballad that couldn't be further removed from the bawdy camp appeal of such classic performance pieces as "The Vicki Eydie Show," as captured on her classic "Live at Last."


  19. LOVERRO: David Letterman's memorable moments were often tied in with sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Washington Times

    ... players of his time - to appear on his NBC show. But he wound up getting bumped that night in favor of singer Bette Midler. To make up for it, Letterman held a "Harmon Killebrew Night" two years later on the show. They had a ceremony hanging ...


  20. 'some say Link, it is a hunger, an endless aching need...a a'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 |

    ... of misleading but the actual point by point content / argument is terrific 1979 to Go Criterion Collection got Bette Midler to reminisce about The Rose (1979) for a dvd release!!! Take a look.