Broadway’s Hello, Dolly! Celebrates Bette Midler’s Birthday in Onstage Surprise

Broadway News   Broadway’s Hello, Dolly! Celebrates Bette Midler’s Birthday in Onstage Surprise
 
Watch the cast toast in song to their leading lady.

On December 1, the cast of Broadway’s Tony-winning revival of Hello, Dolly! surprised leading lady Bette Midler in honor of her 72nd birthday.

Bette Midler
Bette Midler is surprised onstage with a birthday celebration at Broadway's Hello, Dolly! Noam Galai/Getty Images for "Hello, Dolly

The company led the house of the Shubert Theatre in “Happy Birthday” before a champagne toast and giant birthday cake.

The custom cake was decorated with the album cover artwork of The New Broadway Cast Recording of Hello, Dolly!, which recently received a 2017 Grammy Award nomination for Best Musical Theater Album.

Read More: DEAR EVAN HANSEN, COME FROM AWAY, HELLO, DOLLY! CAST ALBUMS AMONG 2018 GRAMMY NOMINATIONS

Midler won the 2017 Tony Award for her performance as Dolly Gallagher Levi.

Bette Midler's birthday cake
Bette Midler's birthday cake Noam Galai/Getty Images for "Hello, Dolly
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