Back to Bacharach in Barnstaple show

North Devon Gazette

Back to Bacharach celebrates the magical music of Burt Bacharach, one of the most accomplished popular composers of the 20th Century, who together with Hal David penned some of the most memorable and iconic hits that stand the test of time. Â

This exciting production touring throughout the U.K. since September 2015 is performed by four of the finest west end singers accompanied by The Magic Moments Orchestra recreating Burt Bacharach's timeless hits. Â

Songs featured in the show include Alfie, Anyone Who Had A Heart, Arthur's Theme, Always Something There To Remind Me, Close To You, I Say A Little Prayer For You, Magic Moments, Walk On By, What’s New Pussycat?, 24 Hours from Tulsa, Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head and many more.Â

Burt Bacharach is a six-time Grammy Award winner and three-time Academy Award winner who has had over 70 Top 40 hits in the US, and over 50 Top 40 hits in the UK, which have been recorded by successful artists - such as Cilla Black, Tom Jones, Dionne Warwick, Aretha Franklin, Dusty Springfield, Gene Pitney, Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, The Beatles and many more. Â

Back To Bacharach is a fantastic show for all ages, friends and family! Â

“One of the nicest nights I’ve had in years, it was with Back to Bacharach, tribute to Burt Bacharach, it was like wall to wall 2 hrs of absolutely fantastic music,” Owen Money BBC Radio Wales.Â

“Burt Bacharach and his music so brilliantly performed by the ‘Back to Bacharach’ Orchestra and singers, songs performed far stronger than the original singers ever did, hitting notes I never knew existed and raising the roof with such precision and power, amazing the audience with every song,” Pete Lucas. Â

“A feelgood show with an excellent soundtrack that never dates, Back to Bacharach is performed with heartfelt passion, energy and meaning, exactly as the songs were originally intended,” Andy Howells Entertainment South Wales. Â

Back to Bacharach is on at the Queen's Theatre in Barnstaple on Friday, 1 April 2022 at 7.30pm.Â

Tickets can be booked on www.queenstheatre-barnstaple.com or by contacting the Box Office (Mon-Sat 10am-4pm) 01271 316 523.Â

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