Bette Midler is making a return to Broadway after a 30 year absence. She’ll be starring as Sue Mengers in I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat With Sue Mengers. Mengers is still regarding as the most powerful female talent agent in Hollywood history. She was groomed many of the biggest stars of the70s and 80s including Barbara Streisand. Mengers also was a Jewish refugee during WWII. She passed away in 2011.
Midler will make her triumphant return to Broadway on April 24. She is currently starring in Parental Guidance with Billy Crystal.
Bette Midler Returns to Broadway as Uber-Agent Sue Mengers (The Hollywood Reporter)