PLAYBILL PICKS: Readers Share Their Wish List for Bette Midler's Next Broadway Show
02 Jun 2013
Photo by Jonathan Pushnik
Earlier this week, the New York Post reported that producers were eager to lure Bette Midler back to Broadway, possibly in a revival of Hello, Dolly! following her current engagement in I'll Eat You Last: A Chat With Sue Mengers.
It's been over 30 years since Midler shared her musical talents on the Broadway stage, and the prospect of having the Divine Miss M bite into a musical role got the Playbill staff thinking about the various shows and roles we'd like to see her tackle. We opened up the dialogue with our readers, who shared their picks for Midler's stage return.
Click through to read the picks for Midler dream casting.
Set in the magical world of La Belle Epoque Paris, where fashion, glamour, and passion prevail, Lerner and Loewe's celebrated musical is a romantic comedy about one young woman's journey to find her true self... and her true love.