Bette Midler joined her Hocus Pocus teammates Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy for a meeting Friday in support of the New York Restoration Project.
The 74-year-old actress wore full makeup and disguises as the witch Winifred ‘Winnie’ Sanderson from the 1993 Disney film Hocus Pocus as the three stars performed in front of a blue screen.
The trio were back in action to help raise funds for the New York Restoration Project (NYRP), which helps create parks and green spaces in underfunded New York City communities.
Latest Look: Bette Midler, 74, shared one final photo from her Hocus Pocus reunion with Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy on Friday ahead of their performance at the New York Restoration Project.
Midler’s photo showed her making sinister gestures while flashing her cartoonish false teeth, while Najimy and Parker seemed to be pulling something unseen.
The theater legend was dressed in a green and purple costume, while the other actresses both wore red and orange dresses with purple skirts.
‘It’s time! The reunion of all meetings is very close, ” Midler wrote, before reminding 1.2 million subscribers to check in at 8 p.m. ET.
After the show, the First Wives Club star shared a text message in her Instagram Stories thanking her viewers.
“THANK YOU to everyone who watched, participated in or contributed to the creation of #HocusPocus #NYRPHulaween for the benefit of @nyrp,” she wrote.
“I am amazed at the outpouring of love and goodwill for the return of the Sanderson Sisters, extraordinary witches!”
‘Flabbergasted’: After the show, the First Wives Club star shared a text message in her Instagram Stories thanking her viewers
Sarah Jessica Parker posted three images from her recent Hocus Pocus reunion on Monday to promote the Advantage on Instagram.
“ The candle was lit, ” the 55-year-old actress said in the caption. “For the best possible reason. In support of [New York Restoration Project]”.
Parker, who played Sarah Sanderson in the 1993 Disney movie, added, “ We laughed, messed around and even sang a little song that might be familiar. ”
Promotion: Sarah Jessica Parker, 55, posted three photos from the reunion on Monday
She tagged the post #NYRPHulaween and added: $ 10 tickets and all the details available with a link to the project’s website, adding a pair of more photos from the promotional shoot.
The post came a day after Midler shared a photo of the trio in costume as the Sanderson sisters from the film to promote the event on the eve of Halloween.
Midler posted the photo on his Instagram and wrote alongside: ‘Your 3 favorite witches – @sarahjessicaparker @kathynajimy & ME – are coming back for one night only on 10/30 at 8 p.m. ET! ”
She added, “ In Search of the Sanderson Sisters ” is the best thing that could happen to #Halloween since Hocus Pocus + Reeses Pieces. ”
Jubilant: Parker played Sarah Sanderson in the 1993 Disney movie
Fun day: She said of the outing, ‘We laughed, messed around and even sang a little song that might be familiar’
Hocus Pocus: On Sunday Midler shared a photo of herself, Najimy and Parker returning in costume as the Sanderson sisters to promote a charitable fundraiser
The New York Restoration Project. the nonprofit was founded by Midler and partners with communities to ensure all New Yorkers have access to the benefits of nature, through its environmental justice work.
In Search of the Sanderson Sisters: A Hocus Pocus Hulaween Takeover will be an hour-long virtual show hosted by Elvira, Mistress of Darkness.
Celebrities such as Glenn Close, Jennifer Hudson, Adam Lambert, John Stamos, Meryl Streep, Billy Crystal, Martin Short and Sarah Silverman.
For a good cause: ‘In Search of the Sanderson Sisters: A Hocus Pocus Hulaween Takeover will be an hour-long virtual show hosted by Elvira, Mistress of the Dark
Tickets are $ 10 and there are Hocus Pocus-themed merchandise available for purchase as well.
Hocus Pocus was released in 1993, and the comedy followed the Sanderson sisters who returned from the dead to terrorize Salem, Massachusetts, on Halloween.
The film was directed by Kenny Ortega and has become a cult classic, especially around Halloween, although it was initially a commercial flop and met with mixed reviews from critics.
Cult classic: Hocus Pocus was released in 1993 and the comedy followed the Sanderson sisters who return from the dead to terrorize Salem, Massachusetts on Halloween