[Patch.com] - Her song “From a Distance,” recorded by Bette Midler, won a Grammy for Song of the Year in 1991, and provided her with the ability to do what she obviously loves: write music for a living. Gold opened her too-short set with the title song from her new
[Unreality TV] - The first time I met Barbara Knox I went to pieces. I can't help it. It took me five years to persuade her to come on so that was a dream come to true to interview her last year. It was the same with Bette Midler because I'ma huge fan.
[Business Wire (press release)] - “Few performers can entrance an audience like Bette Midler,” Bromiley explained. “In 'Showgirl' she grabs the audience by the hand and takes them on a bawdy and bewitching trip through her storied career. It's an exhilarating tour de force
[Starpulse.com] - Whether it's seeing Bette Midler serenade him, or watching him say one final farewell, the show is a finale for the ages. 1. The entire cast of 'M*A*S*H' – 'Goodbye, Farwell and Amen' – Feb. 28, Maybe I'm cheating again, but so what?
[Hollywood Reporter] - So says Larry Magid, who has promoted and produced more than concerts and live events with the likes of Bette Midler, Stevie Wonder, Billy Crystal, Robin Williams and the Allman Brothers. The live event promoter and producer, who also produced
[Moviefone (blog)] - Even Bette Midler has lamented the lack of funny women gracing the big screen lately. That could explain why so many women are eagerly anticipating this week's release of 'Bridesmaids,' which has been described as 'The Hangover' starring women.
[New York Post] - PICNIC HERE: Soon you'll run into hidden gem Swindler Cove Park, an oasis that's part of Bette Midler's New York Restoration Project. Park by a bench for a picnic with views of the river and the Peter Jay Sharp Boathouse (which hosts an annual regatta)
[Post-Bulletin] - He would appear in a brief segment on a night that featured films from other celebrities, such as Bette Midler and Michael Keaton. When Killebrew's film was bounced because the show ran long, NBC didn't want the cost of the film wasted, so producers
[Pioneer Press] - He had Bette Midler on instead." "Ken said Letterman felt badly about Harmon getting bumped off, so he made it up to him by dedicating a whole show to the former Twins slugger in February "(Twins teammate) Bob Allison was on, and Charley Pride
[Atlantic City Weekly] - Next up was a first dose of Dee's delightful Rivers shtick, followed by Electra's Bette Midler. When Electra gets dramatic while lip-synching to “Wind Beneath My Wings,” a piece of costuming nearly steals the show, a huge set of wings designed by
[Little White Lies] - The art of the make-up artist particularly demands attention when required to age an actor in a film, which you did with great success with Bette Midler in For the Boys and Robert Downey Jr in Chaplin. Is it a difficult process? I have to say
[CNN (blog)] - It was written by the hugely underrated Tom Jans, and I suppose the most famous cover version was done by Bette Midler. If you've never heard this tune, it is a lovely, plaintive song about a person saying he has his mother's eyes.
[Passport Magazine (blog)] - For most, Beaches is most famous for the movie adaptation starring Bette Midler. Dart is currently busy writing the lryics and co-writing the libretto for the musical adaptation. "We are nearly ready to start showing it to producers," Dart said of the
[Toronto Sun] - Bette Midler: She's won three Emmys -- including one for her musical salute to Johnny Carson. But there was no such celebratory send-off for her sitcom Bette, which lasted a mere 16 episodes beginning in (A pre-pre-jail Lindsay Lohan played
[Branford News] of Barry Manilow collaborations with friends and guest stars from all over the mellow-music map, from the 1980s to the present, including Barbra Streisand, Bette Midler, Reba McEntire, Mel Torme, Sheena Easton, Lily Tomlin and The Association.
[The Saratogian] - “All I could think was he's going to make me spend a night singing Bette Midler, Cher, Barbra Streisand and Judy Garland. It's going to be a show about gay anthems.” While a couple of songs made famous by these gay icons are on the play list
[Village Voice (blog)] - Jimmy Electra as Bette Midler (a great friend from way back, he captures Bette's camp and poignancy); Eddie Summers as Patti Labelle (sensational); Frank Moore as Prince (He did the robot and everything!); and Phyl Craig as Liza Minnelli and Nancy
[Gothamist] - Oh, and did we mention that it's written by the author of the Bette Midler-Barbara Hershey weepy classic Beaches? People centers around three generations of Jewish women living together in New York—Bubbie, once the darling of the Yiddish Theatre in
[Eurweb.com] - She first sang Bette Midler's “Wind Beneath My Wings,” which judge Paula Adbul interrupted to ask if she could perform another song. The woman then launched into Martina McBride's “Independence Day” — after debating with Cowell, who thought she should
[Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)] - In the 1970s, he went from being Bette Midler's right-hand man—this was back when Midler was bringing old-fashioned nightclub entertainment back to New York City—to fashioning a solo career from schmaltz. Even though Manilow has occasionally tried to