A Divine Intervention from the Dairy Gods
If you missed commemorating Bette Midlerâ€™s 100th performance of the â€śThe Showgirl Must Go Onâ€ť, not to worry thereâ€™s a decadent way to make up for it. Miss Midlerâ€™s 100th show may have been June 7th, but you can still celebrate all-things-Bette with â€śThe Divine Sundaeâ€ť at sweet shop and eatery Serendipity 3 at Caesars Palace.
Created by one of Betteâ€™s adoring fans in honor of her recent milestone, this sundae was born from a contest on Facebook, which earned the winner two free tickets to the show, as well as the addition of her ice cream creation on the Serendipity 3 menu. The sundae features strawberry and vanilla ice cream in addition to an array of fruit that honors Betteâ€™s Hawaiian heritage. We haven’t had a chance to try it yet, but we understand it’s Truly Scrumptious.
If you havenâ€™t seen the show yet you are in for more than just a sweet treat because not only does the Divine Miss M. sing everything from â€śThe Roseâ€ť to â€śThe Wind Beneath My Wingsâ€ť, but she also prances the stage offering a big dose of her bawdy personality and even bawdier jokes. For those who arenâ€™t in it for just dessert, you can take advantage of special 100th show pricing of $100 rear orchestra tickets (normally priced at $190) that runs now through June 26 (offer dates subject to availability).
Finally, if want to make a full-blown evening of it, Bradley Ogden restaurant inside Caesars Palace is offering show-goers a chance to indulge in a three-course spring prix-fix dinner menu through the entire month of June. Diners can choose from decadent choices for the first and main courses such as the twice baked Maytag blue cheese soufflĂ© or the pan roasted sturgeon as well as tasty dessert options, such as the banana upside-down cake or black forest mousse. Guests who purchase this package will also get to see â€śThe Showgirl Must Go Onâ€ť in mezzanine seating, all for $100 plus tax and fees ($135 per person total).
For tickets, call 1-877-7BETTEM (723-8836) or log onto Ticketmaster.com keyword â€ś100Betteâ€ť. 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.
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