Mary Birdsong, Diana DeGarmo to star
The cast has been set for musical revue “Back to Bacharach and David,” which bows in Los Angeles next month.
Mary Birdsong (“Reno 911!”), Diana DeGarmo (“American Idol,” “Hairspray”), Tom Lowe (“Les Miserables”) and Tressa Thomas (“The Five Heartbeats”) will star in the tribute/comedy show, helmed by Kathy Najimy with musical arrangements by Steve Gunderson.
“Back to Bacharach,” which preemed Off Broadway in 1992, features songs that composer Burt Bacharach and lyricist Hal David wrote from 1960-70, including “Don’t Make Me Over,” “Do You Know the Way to San Jose” and “Promises, Promises.”
Limited engagement runs April 15-May 17 at the Music Box @ Fonda, with an opening night skedded for April 19.