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Call on Bernadette: Broadway's "Hello, Dolly!"

I’ve never been a huge fan of Jerry Herman’s Hello, Dolly! despite its lofty reputation. To be fair I’ve seen only local productions, as well as the overstuffed movie version (which nevertheless features a great star turn by Barbra Streisand and an exhilarating cameo from Louis Armstrong). 879 more words

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Bernadette Peters Changed Her Name When She Was Five

The ‘Mozart in the Jungle’ star’s given last name was too long to fit on marquee so her mother went with ‘Peters.’

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Bernadette Peters Is Not a Child

Even Bernadette Peters, as talented and beloved and powerful as ever, has been underestimated for decades as eternally cute and impossibly naïve.

In honor of Peters’ 70th birthday, … 419 more words


On This Day -- February 28th

February 28th is the 59th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. There are 306 days remaining until the end of the year (307 in leap years). 164 more words

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Broadway Review: Bernadette Peters in 'Hello, Dolly!'

Bernadette Peters’ return to Broadway puts the “doll” back in “Hello, Dolly!” Tiny, trim, and in terrific voice, the Tony Award-winning diva tops off previous triumphs like “Mack and Mabel” and “Sunday in the Park with George” with yet another beautifully sung (and sensitively felt) star performance, stepping into the show that Bette Midler turned into a smash. 488 more words


NYC Trip Days 1 & 2

I know, I know, this is LONG overdue, but as you know, I’ve been super busy with moving and house projects, so I’m just now getting around to this. 1,383 more words

HELLO, BERNADETTE! Bernadette Peters' PERFECT return to Broadway in Hello Dolly! (REVIEW)

Ms Bernadette Peters is back where she belongs! That’s right! Peters recently succeeded Bette Midler in the revival of Hello Dolly, currently playing in the Shubert Theatre. 2,385 more words