We were there for Bette Midler’s coughing fit. In the audience, watching it all go down.
I’m talking about the coughing fit that was reported in:
It was a highly theatrical moment, when the audience took a collective gasp and waited for the lozenge to take effect. Even worse, technical issues at the top of Act 2 caused a delay, while we all sat in fear that Ms. M had fallen too ill to complete the rest of the show. Luckily for us, she was able to make it right back where she belongs.