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  1. Jake Shimabukuro, master of the ukulele, takes music to new placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... a big deal for me," he said, reflecting on some of his favorite collaborators. "I'm a huge fan of what he does. Bette Midler is one of my favorite singers. Jimmy Buffett ... it's always fun to have different genres. It's fun to see where the ukulele ...

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  2. Grammy, Tony and Emmy award-winning recording artist Barry Manilow.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Cincinnati.com

    ... call, comparing his retirement to a prostitute's. Manilow: I've had such history with this city. I started with Bette Midler. I was her arranger in 1973. And then I got my own record career, and I think I've played Cincinnati every place that you've ...

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  3. Jake Shimabukuro Coming to Boulder Theater, 3/10Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the YouTube clip aired, Jake has collaborated with an array of artists that include Yo-Yo Ma , Jimmy Buffett , Bette Midler , Cyndi Lauper , Jack Johnson , Ziggy Marley , Dave Koz , Michael McDonald , Bela Fleck and The Flecktones, Tommy Emma nuel, ...

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  4. Why We Need a New Saul Bellow...and Many Other New ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Forward

    ... on the college newspaper and fancied ourselves witty. We need a new Eliot to dare us to eat peaches, and a new Bette Midler for an all-new "Beaches." Our needs are many, and they outweigh the needs of the new. We need to need neediness. We need a ...

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  5. Bette Midler Fast FactsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | GantDaily.com

    ... special "Diva Las Vegas." 2003 - Joins forces with Barry Manilow for the first time since the 1970s to record "Bette Midler Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook." February 20, 2008 - "Bette Midler: The Showgirl Must Go On" debuts at Caesar's Palace ...

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  6. Feldberg: Well 'Hello' BetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | NorthJersey.com

    ... was interesting - if not really surprising - to see the enthusiastic response to last week's announcement that Bette Midler would take the role in a revival scheduled to open next year. (The plan is to begin previews, at a theater to be named, on ...

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  7. Bette Midler Says Hello, Dolly! Is "Irresistible"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Playbill

    Earlier this week it was announced that stage and screen star Bette Midler will return to The Great White Way in 2017 in Jerry Herman 's Hello, Dolly! , the first production of the classic musical to open on Broadway without its original star, Carol Channing . In an interview with The New York Times , Midler spoke about the role - matchmaker Dolly Gallagher Levi - that will bring her back to the New York stage.

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  8. Stage Tube: Christine Pedi Channels Broadway's Greatest Divas in Hello, Dolly! AuditionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    NEWSical The Musical and Christine Pedi have brought together some of her best loved celebrity impressions to take you inside the audition room for the highly anticipated Broadway revival of Hello Dolly starring Bette Midler . Check it out below! NEWsical the Musical, the 2011 winner of the Off-Broadway Alliance Award, recently celebrated its 2000th performance at Theatre Row.

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  9. It Takes a Woman! Bette Midler on Why She Said 'Yes' to HELLO, DOLLYRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    BroadwayWorld has heard from Carol Channing , our amazing readers , and more since Bette Midler was announced for the role of 'Dolly Gallagher Levi' in the Broadway return of one of the most cherished shows in musical theater history, HELLO, DOLLY! And now the diva herself has chimed in on coming back to the Great White Way in an interview with The New York Times . "It has an enormous amount of weight, and the score is irresistible," Midler told the Times on why she agreed to star in the show.

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  10. Well "Hello, Dolly!" ...AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    Bette Midler basically gave the game away in a tweet last night but today it's official: The Divine Miss M will be taking over Carol Channing's signature role Dolly Levi in a Broadway revival of "Hello, Dolly!" due in the Spring of 2017. Carol Channing made a huge enduring career out of the role, of course, playing it three different times across four decades on Broadway and touring with it, too.

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  11. Bette Midler to star in 'Hello, Dolly!' on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Berkshire Eagle

    Bette Midler will return to her stage roots next year to star in a new Broadway production of "Hello, Dolly!" "I am looking forward to portraying one of the most beloved characters in all of American Musical Comedy, Dolly Levi ... in Hello, Dolly!" Midler posted on Twitter. Midler's half-century career of making movies and records started off-Broadway, then moved to Broadway with roles in "Fiddler on the Roof" and other shows in the late 1960s.

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  12. Bette Midler to Star in Broadway Revival of "Hello, Dolly!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | WJXA-FM Nashville

    Bette Midler is returning to Broadway. The singer will be starring in the revival of Hello, Dolly! , set to hit the Great White Way in 2017.

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  13. From John Lithgow to Kevin Kline- Fans Chime in on the Ideal Horace for HELLO, DOLLYRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    As announced on BroadwayWorld , The Divine Miss D will returning to Broadway next season in the guise of The Divine Miss M, as Bette Midler struts down the staircase of Harmonia Gardens in a brand-spanking new revival of HELLO, DOLLY! As is the case when any beloved old musical is plucked for a revival, the guessing game now begins where theatre fans pick their dream casts to fill out the show's supporting roles. What makes the game a little more interesting this time is that a high-profile star like Bette Midler may attract bigger names into the casting pool.

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  14. BWW Exclusive: Dolly on Dolly- Carol Channing Chimes in on Bette Midler's Casting NewsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Dolly!, and toured with it extensively throughout the United States. As BroadwayWorld reported this morning, Bette Midler will indeed return to Broadway in one of the most cherished shows in musical theater history when she takes on the role of ...

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  15. Hello, Bette! Take Your Afternoon Coffee Break with Broadway's Next Dolly LeviRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Bette's coming home, and she'll never go away again. As BroadwayWorld reported this morning, Bette Midler will indeed return to Broadway in one of the most cherished shows in musical theater history when she takes on the role of Dolly Gallagher Levi in Michael Stewart 's and Jerry Herman 's masterpiece, Hello, Dolly! .

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  16. Bette Midler To Star In Broadway Revival Of 'Hello, Dolly!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | ContactMusic.com

    Bette Midler is to be the star of a Broadway revival of the classic musical 'Hello, Dolly!' due to start next year, with the iconic performer taking the lead role of Dolly Gallagher Levi. The production will be produced by Scott Rudin, a veteran of both screen and stage with production credits on projects as varied as Moneyball , There Will Be Blood and 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time'.

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  17. Bette Midler, Broadway and 'Hello, Dolly!' are a perfect matRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | New York Daily News

    The Divine Miss M will star in "Hello, Dolly!" which will play to her strengths as a performer and star. Word that Bette Midler will be back on Broadway next year to headline "Hello, Dolly!" was a warm, sweet air kiss amid the current arctic deep freeze.

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  18. From Channing to Grable to Merman, Don't Miss These Rare Vintage Shots From Hello, DollyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Playbill

    ... especially the singular, outsized personality that I was looking for in a 21st century Dolly? Only one person: Bette Midler . Only Bette could bring Dolly brilliantly back to 'the lights of 14th Street!'" The title role, one of the greatest leading ...

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  19. A Perfect Match: Bette Midler To Lead 2017 a Hello, Dollya RevivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    After an exhaustive search for the perfect star, theater producer Scott Rudin told the Associated Press today that Bette Midler will lead a 2017 revival of Hello, Dolly. The show first opened on Broadway in 1964 and starred Carol Channing, who went on to win the Tony for Best Performance by a Leading Actress.

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  20. Bette Midler To Star In Hello, Dolly! RevivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | ContactMusic.com

    The Beaches star will take on the role of matchmaker and meddler Dolly Levi, who tries to find a suitable wife for a grumpy rich man, in the 2017 production. Dolly was originally played by veteran actress Carol Channing in the 1964 production and subsequent Broadway revivals in 1978 and 1995.

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