Winner of two Tony awards, three Grammy Awards, three Emmy Awards and four Golden Globes, Bette Midler fans take note. The Divine Miss M is rumoured to be bringing her Tony Award-winning revival of Hello, Dolly! to London in 2019.
The highlight of the 2017 Broadway season, Bette Midler’s Hello, Dolly! wowed critics and theatregoers alike, and was one of the most coveted tickets in America.
Now, it looks like UK audiences have their chance to see Ms Midler in her West End stage debut in the stupendously bright and sassy musical revival of Hello, Dolly!
What is Hello, Dolly! about?
Matchmaker Dolly Levi encounters her toughest case yet when charged with finding a wife for the miserly “well-known unmarried half-a-millionaire” Horace Vandergelder. But is it Horace or her that’s the problem? Could Horace be the man for her? If only her dear departed husband would give her a sign!
When and where is Hello, Dolly! running?
Hello, Dolly! will run at London’s iconic Adelphi Theatre. Dates haven’t been released yet, but we do know it will open in November.
Who is in the Hello, Dolly! cast?
The cast would be led by Hollywood star and singer Bette Midler with a supporting cast that likely includes Charlie Stemp (Half A Sixpence, and soon to be Birt in Mary Poppins).
How to get tickets for Hello, Dolly!
Hold your horses, it hasn’t been announced.Ticket details obviously haven’t been released yet, but check back here for updates and offers.
What did the reviews say about Hello, Dolly!
“Bette Midler is irresistible in a riotous delight” Guardian
“‘Hello, Dolly!’ Is Bright, Brassy and All Bette” New York Times
“Midler hasn’t appeared in a Broadway musical in almost 50 years. It was worth the wait.” Time Out NY
“‘Hello, Dolly!’ proves Bette Midler’s genius” New York Post