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Date Of Birth:
December 01, 1945 (75)
Birth Place:
Honolulu, HI, USA
Bio:
Winner of the 2017 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her starring role in Hello, Dolly!, Bette Midler made her Broadway debut in Fiddler on the Roof, and even then, she understood the importance of doing matinees. Her remarkable career started while singing in New York bathhouses, where ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: December 01, 1945 (75)

Birth Place: Honolulu, HI, USA

Bio:
Winner of the 2017 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her starring role in Hello, Dolly!, Bette Midler made her Broadway debut in Fiddler on the Roof, and even then, she understood the importance of doing matinees. Her remarkable career started while singing in New York bathhouses, where ... (read complete bio)
Wake Up With BWW 7/1: Cabello, Menzel, and Porter in CINDERELLA Trailer, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/1: Cabello, Menzel, and Porter in CINDERELLA Trailer, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2021

Today's top stories: watch an all new Cinderella trailer starring Camila Cabello, Billy Porter, & Idina Menzel, Trevor the Musical announced a virtual casting call, and more!

The Muny Announces Casting for SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS Photo The Muny Announces Casting for SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2021

The Muny announced today the 12 extraordinary dancers and singers for its third show of its 103rd Season, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, August 12-18. Joining the previously announced Kendra Kassebaum (Milly Bradon) and Edward Watts (Adam Pontipee) are Raymond Baynard (Caleb), Colby Dezelick (Frank), and more.

BWW Interview: How Drag Superstars Jinkx Monsoon & BenDeLaCreme Brought Holiday Magic Photo BWW Interview: How Drag Superstars Jinkx Monsoon & BenDeLaCreme Brought Holiday Magic from Stage to Screen
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 25, 2021

Last summer, when live entertainment everywhere came to a screeching halt, two of the world's most beloved drag queens were looking ahead... to the holidays.

LaChanze and Jennifer Damiano Join Tonight's I'M STILL HERE Benefit; Online Auction a Photo LaChanze and Jennifer Damiano Join Tonight's I'M STILL HERE Benefit; Online Auction and Additional Archival Footage Announced!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2021

Learn more about all of the additional archival footage added to the event, including Ariana Grande (at age 15 making her Broadway debut) and Brynn Williams in 13; Angela Lansbury in Blithe Spirit, Philip Seymour Hoffman in Death of a Salesman, Brian Stokes Mitchell in Ragtime, Sutton Foster in Thoroughly Modern Millie, and more!

Loren Allred to Headline the WE Pride Main Event in NYC Photo Loren Allred to Headline the WE Pride Main Event in NYC
by TV News Desk - Jun 22, 2021

Loren Allred is best known for her jaw-dropping vocal performance of the multi-platinum single “Never Enough” in the Oscar nominated and Grammy award winning “The Greatest Showman.”

THE MUSIC MAN Tickets Are Now On Sale; New Producer Replaces Scott Rudin and Addition Photo THE MUSIC MAN Tickets Are Now On Sale; New Producer Replaces Scott Rudin and Additional Casting Announced
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2021

Learn more about how and where to purchase tickets for the upcoming production, starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster. Preview performances of The Music Man are set to begin on Monday, December 20, 2021, with Opening Night scheduled for Thursday, February 10, 2022 at the Winter Garden Theatre.

Jason Robert Brown, Savion Glover, Priscilla López & More Join NYPL's I'M STLL HER Photo Jason Robert Brown, Savion Glover, Priscilla López & More Join NYPL's I'M STLL HERE Benefit
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 16, 2021

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts announced today that Jason Robert Brown, Savion Glover, Priscilla López, Susan Stroman, Marisha Wallace, and Christopher Wheeldon have joined the growing list of Broadway stars participating in I'm Still Here: A Virtual Benefit for the Billy Rose Theatre Division, airing June 23, 2021 on Broadway On Demand at 8pm EST and 8pm PST. The fundraiser will help raise critical funds for the Library for the Performing Arts' beloved Theatre Division as it celebrates its 90th anniversary this year.

Cynthia Erivo to Lead Remake of THE ROSE Photo Cynthia Erivo to Lead Remake of THE ROSE
by TV News Desk - Jun 16, 2021

The musical romance follows a self-destructive female rock star who struggles to deal with the constant pressures of her career.

BWW Review: THE VARIETY GALA â€" ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL 2021 at Adelaide Festival  Photo BWW Review: THE VARIETY GALA â€" ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL 2021 at Adelaide Festival Theatre, Adelaide Festival Centre
by Barry Lenny - Jun 12, 2021

The Variety Gala marks the beginning of another Cabaret Festival.

Top Female Impersonators Return To The Stage For ICONS • THE ART OF CELEBRITY ILLUS Photo Top Female Impersonators Return To The Stage For ICONS • THE ART OF CELEBRITY ILLUSION
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 11, 2021

Following its successful 2019 sold-out debut, “ICONS • The Art of Celebrity Illusion”, will return to Mizner Park Cultural Center for one night, only, on Friday, August 27, at 8 p.m. “ICONS” boasts a cast of jaw-dropping celebrity illusionist female impersonators who bring famous classic stars to life with uncanny detail as produced and created by South Florida's drag impresario Nicole Halliwell.

Robert Bannon's 'I Think He Knew' Pride Anthem Music Video Passes 40k Views On YouTub Photo Robert Bannon's 'I Think He Knew' Pride Anthem Music Video Passes 40k Views On YouTube
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 11, 2021

Robert Bannon launched a new original video and single, 'I Think He Knew Me.' This riveting video shows the relationship between a father and son where the son reveals to his father that he is gay.

JAMES TAYLOR: CELEBRATING AN AMERICAN STANDARD to be Presented by Live with Carnegie  Photo JAMES TAYLOR: CELEBRATING AN AMERICAN STANDARD to be Presented by Live with Carnegie Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 11, 2021

On July 1 at 7:30 p.m. Live with Carnegie Hall will present James Taylor: Celebrating an American Standard, featuring a never-before-seen stream of a one-night-only historic performance curated by the renowned singer/songwriter in April 2011 to mark Carnegie Hall’s 120th anniversary, kicking off his four-concert Perspectives series that season.

Alan Cumming's Adelaide Cabaret Festival Kicks Off Tonight Photo Alan Cumming's Adelaide Cabaret Festival Kicks Off Tonight
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 10, 2021

Get set to be served a cabaret banquet of the biggest, boldest, and brightest performers at the 21st Adelaide Cabaret Festival, kicking off tonight with the sold-out red-carpet event, The Variety Gala at Adelaide Festival Centre's Festival Theatre.

VIDEO: Watch a HELLO, DOLLY! Game Night on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm! Photo VIDEO: Watch a HELLO, DOLLY! Game Night on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 9, 2021

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm ET) with HELLO, DOLLY! Game Night with Kate Baldwin, Gavin Creel, Taylor Trensch and Beanie Feldstein.​

Tickets Now On Sale For 2021 Summer Concert Series at The John W. Engeman Theater at  Photo Tickets Now On Sale For 2021 Summer Concert Series at The John W. Engeman Theater at Northport
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2021

The series begins with award-winning cabaret and jazz artist Carole J. Bufford honoring songstresses Janis Joplin, Dusty Springfield, Tina Turner, Carole King, Lesley Gore, Dionne Warwick, Cher and more in her solo show YOU DON'T OWN ME: FEARLESS FEMALES OF THE '60s & '70s. July 10 at 8:00 PM.

Summer Concert Series Announced At Engeman Theater In Northport Photo Summer Concert Series Announced At Engeman Theater In Northport
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 7, 2021

Tickets are now on sale for the 2021 Summer Concert Series at the John W. Engeman Theater at Northport.

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Debbie Allen Photo BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Debbie Allen
by Elliot Lanes - Jun 5, 2021

Debbie Allen is one of those arts types that simply doesn’t fit into one category. I think it is safe to say she is an all-around goddess of the arts. Her list of achievements includes being directed by Bob Fosse and Jerome Robbins, directing Cat on a Hot Tin Roof on Broadway, choreographing the Oscars, being an executive producer and actress on the long running Grey’s Anatomy, and running a dance academy that bears her name.

BWW Review: NATALIE JOY JOHNSON Is Comedic Gold at The Green Room 42 Photo BWW Review: NATALIE JOY JOHNSON Is Comedic Gold at The Green Room 42
by Ricky Pope - May 29, 2021

Natalie Joy Johnson sent the crowd home happy from The Green Room 42. Happy and hysterical.

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts Announces 2021â€"22 Season Photo Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts Announces 2021â€"22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2021

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts will present a brand-new season filled with concerts and performances for a wide range of tastes from eclectic to traditional, from Grammy-winning artists in jazz, American roots, classical and global music to Broadway greats and more.

Paper Mill's Brookside Cabaret Returns This Summer With Susan Speidel and Joe Regan,  Photo Paper Mill's Brookside Cabaret Returns This Summer With Susan Speidel and Joe Regan, Gavin Lee, Rema Webb & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2021

Paper Mill has announced the return of its wildly popular Brookside Cabaret starting Wednesday, June 9. The outdoor series, which debuted last summer, features world-class performers and fine dining under the stars at the F.M. Kirby Carriage House Restaurant.

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