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Tuesday, Jul 11, 2017

Donna Murphy Takes Over for Bette Midler in 'Hello, Dolly'

Donna Murphy Takes Over for Bette Midler in 'Hello, Dolly'

An energetic and delightful Donna Murphy steps into the title role of "Hello, Dolly" — taking over for Bette Midler in the Tony-winning revival one show a week

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017

Bette on Broadway: You're Lookin' Swell, 'Dolly!'

Bette on Broadway: You're Lookin' Swell, 'Dolly!'<br />

The Divine Miss M finally puts her stamp on the matchmaker role made famous by Carol Channing. A revival that strikes a sumptuous balance between realism and misty nostalgia.

Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017

First Look: Bette Midler in 'Hello, Dolly!'

First Look: Bette Midler in 'Hello, Dolly!'

The 71-year-old actress begins performances in the title role of Jerry Herman's classic musical on Wednesday.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

David Hyde Pierce Joins 'Hello, Dolly!' Revival

David Hyde Pierce Joins 'Hello, Dolly!' Revival

The four-time Emmy winner returns to the stage alongside Bette Midler in Jerry Herman's classic musical.

Friday, Dec 27, 2013

Babs and Bette Get Together

Babs and Bette Get Together

Plus the “Kinky Boots” replacements are here, Hugh Jackman disappears from 'Houdini" and meet the “Bronx Bombers.”

Friday, May 31, 2013

Midler's "I'll Eat You Last" Recoups Investment

Midler's "I'll Eat You Last" Recoups Investment

Producers say the one-woman comedy earned back its $2.4 million initial cost in eight weeks, despite snub from Tony voters

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013

Midler to Play Talent Agent Sue Mengers

Midler to Play Talent Agent Sue Mengers

After a 30-year absence, the Divine Miss M. will return to Broadway, as legendary Hollywood agent Sue Mengers in a new play by the writer of "Skyfall"

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

“Priscilla” Star Discovers Green Is His Color

“Priscilla” Star Discovers Green Is His Color

Tony Sheldon is royalty at home in Australia, and he made it big on Broadway with “Priscilla.” But what’s his future in the U.S. without a “frock”? He’s about to find out.

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Pieces of Once-Mighty Tappan Zee Get New Life in Rural Towns
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Rain Moves Out, But Watch Out for Potentially Dangerous Wind
Rain Moves Out, But Watch Out for Potentially Dangerous Wind

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Trump Jr.'s WikiLeaks Relationship Focus of 'SNL' Cold Open

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Moore Critic: Alabama Senate Race a Battle for Nation's Soul
Moore Critic: Alabama Senate Race a Battle for Nation's Soul

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Yes, There Is a Santa Claus. But He's Reservation-Only
Yes, There Is a Santa Claus. But He's Reservation-Only

Santa Claus may be coming to town, but you'll need a reservation to see him.