"You Can't Stop The Showgirl"LAS VEGAS (Dec. 10, 2008) - Before the opening of her super successful Vegas spectacular, Bette Midler promised the biggest show of her career with plenty of hits and glitz. Since then, she's delivered on her pledge during every energetic performance of The Showgirl Must Go On, and now, Vegas' favorite showgirl continues her high-profile act at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace by announcing 10 additional performance dates in spring 2009.
"This showgirl not only goes on, she loves every minute of it... I'm giving Sin City a roasting and toasting she'll never forget," said The Divine Miss M.
On Sunday, Dec. 14, the following performance dates for The Showgirl Must Go On will be available for sale: March 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 31 and April 1, 3, 4, and 5.
Tickets for The Showgirl Must Go On are priced at $95, $140, $175 and $250 and can be purchased by calling 1-877-7BETTEM (723-8836) or logging on to www.ticketmaster.com, keyword "Bette Midler". Tickets may also be purchased in person at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Box Office, which is open daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Critics have hailed The Showgirl Must Go On as "a razzle dazzle spectacular," according to Daily Variety. The Los Angeles Times proclaimed, "Bette Midler is brash, funny, schmaltzy, surprising, poignant, charming, provocative, witty, bawdy and, of course, Divine," and the New York Daily News says Miss M. "hits the jackpot" with the most exciting show of her career.
The Showgirl Must Go On is performed approximately 100 times a year, five nights per week at 7:30 p.m.; the show is dark on Mondays and Thursdays. Visit bette.aeglive.com for more information on The Showgirl Must Go On at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. For additional information on The Divine Miss M., please visit her Web site www.bettemidler.com.