Legendary Performer Bette Midler Launches North American Tour at Hard Rock Live on Friday, May 8 and Saturday May 9, 2015

Tickets on Sale Monday, December 8 at 10 a.m.

 Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood Exclusive Social Media Presale Begins Friday, December 5 at 10 a.m.

 Hollywood, Fla. (December 3, 2014) – Multiple Grammy Award®-winning singer and legendary performer Bette Midler kicks off her 22-city North American Tour at Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino with two shows on Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9, 2015. Both shows begin at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale Monday, December 8 at 10 a.m. Fans will have access to presale tickets beginning Friday, December 5 at 10 a.m. through Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood’s Facebook, Twitter and Google+ pages.

The tour will feature material from Midler’s iconic career and material from her new album, “It’s The Girls!” – a glorious tribute to girl groups through the ages. “It’s The Girls!” features the swinging sounds of WWII-era Andrews Sisters, to ’60s super-groups like the Supremes and the Shirelles, to ’90s hit makers TLC. The album was released on November 4 on Warner Bros. Records and East West Records / Warner Music UK on November 17, 2014.

“It’s The Girls!” reunites Bette Midler with long-time collaborator and Award-winning composer Marc Shaiman who produced the album, along with Scott M. Riesett. The album effortlessly showcases Midler’s distinctive and versatile vocal range while honoring timeless classic melodic harmonies.

One of the world’s best-loved and most versatile entertainers, Bette Midler has garnered accolades in all quarters of show business. She’s earned four Grammy Awards including Song of the Year (1989: Wind Beneath My Wings; 1990: From A Distance) and Record of the Year (1989: Wind Beneath My Wings); two Academy Award nominations, three Emmy Awards, one Tony Award, three Golden Globe Awards, and nine American Comedy Awards. Bette Midler has sold over 30 million albums worldwide.

The tour is produced by Live Nation and Larry Magid Entertainment Group.

Tickets cost $454, $354, $254 and $154;* all seats are reserved and available at all Ticketmaster outlets online at www.myhrl.com, www.ticketmaster.com or charge by phone: 1-800-745-3000. Doors open one-hour prior to show start time. *Additional fees may apply.