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  1. Hello, Dolly! starring Bette Midler is Broadway blissRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Seattle Gay News

    ... with Thornton Wilder's original 1938 production of 'The Merchant of Yonkers.' In 1955, the play (re-titled 'The Matchmaker') had a hit revival starring Ruth Gordon and in 1958 Shirley Booth starred in a film adaptation. In 1964, Gower Champion ...

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  2. Bette Midler Makes Rousing Return to Broadway in 'Hello, Dolly!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | The Daily Millbury

    Bette Midler has come back to Broadway in a big way in the title role in Hello, Dolly!, the musical version of Thornton Wilder's play The Matchmaker. It's the perfect marriage of performer and role: Dolly is a huge part that requires someone who can sing and dance and deliver comic lines-all of which Midler can do.

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  3. Sandra Giles, Actress in 'Daddy-O' and 'It Happened at the World's Fair,' Dies at 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... roll in Daddy-O (1958), which was scored by John Williams in his feature debut. The starlet also appeared in The Matchmaker , A Lust to Kill and Lost, Lonely and Vicious that year. She later could be seen in Black Spurs (1965); with Raquel Welch in ...

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  4. Birthday quiz: Funny ladyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | KMIZ

    1964: Actress and comedian Janeane Garofalo ("The Truth About Cats & Dogs," "Reality Bites," "The MatchMaker") is born in Newton, New Jersey. 1964: Actress and comedian Janeane Garofalo ("The Truth About Cats & Dogs," "Reality Bites," "The MatchMaker") is born in Newton, New Jersey.

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