THE SCREENING ROOM: Patti LuPone, Bernadette Peters, Liza Minnelli and More Sing "Everything's Coming Up Roses" (Video)

The 2008 revival of Stephen Sondheim, Arthur Laurents and Jule Styne's iconic musical Gypsy took its final bow on Broadway Jan. 11, 2009. Here, we take a look at various divas who took on the first-act finale, "Everything's Coming Up Roses."

From Ethel Merman, who originated the role of Rose in the 1959 Broadway production of Gypsy and received a Tony nomination for her performance, to Patti LuPone, Broadway's most recent Rose, who took home the 2008 Tony for her turn, offers a handful of performances from Gypsy.


Patti LuPone at the Tony Awards:


Bette Midler:

Rosalind Russell:

Angela Lansbury:

Lansbury at the Tony Awards:

Ethel Merman:

Audio of Tyne Daly:

Bernadette Peters:

Audio of Peters in the 2003 revival:

Ruthie Henshall:

Liza Minnelli on "The Muppet Show":