The Look of Love fixes it gaze upon Broadway as the musical revue opens May 4 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre. The Roundabout Theatre Company production featuring the songs of Burt Bacharach and Hal David began performances April 4. Originally scheduled to run through June 15, the show extended its run through June 29.
The design team includes
Derek McLane (set), Martin Pakledinaz (costume),
Howell Binkley (lighting) and
Brian Ronan (sound). Music direction and arrangements are by David Loud. Don Sebesky handles orchestrations.
Among the array of tunes audience will hear include some late '60s, early '70s classic — such as "I Say a Little Prayer," "What's New, Pussycat," "What the World Needs Now," "Close to You," "Wishin' and Hopin'," "Walk on By," and the title song. The smooth songs of the duo were made famous by such artists as Tom Jones, The Fifth Dimension, B.J. Thomas, Dusty Springfield and Dionne Warwick.
The complete songlist of musical numbers performed (and who performs them) include: