Legendary, six-time Grammy Award-winning recording artist Dionne Warwick and recent recipient of a Kennedy Center Honor has announced today a very special series of UK dates. ‘Don’t Make Me Over’ has Dionne guiding you through her remarkable life story from her humble beginnings as a gospel singer in New Jersey, USA to worldwide superstardom making her one of the most recognisable and successful female voices of our time.
Dionne says “I’m so thrilled to be coming back to the UK and bringing a brand-new show to my fans. I’ll be sharing stories & personal anecdotes from my life along with footage from my recent documentary, ‘Don’t Make Me Over.’ And of course I’ll be singing some of my favourite songs from my career.”
The UK tour will kick off at The Glasshouse in Gateshead on Sunday 5th May 2024 and travel across the UK visiting Edinburgh, Glasgow, Birmingham, Salford, Bristol, Southend, and the Theatre Royal Drury Lane on Tuesday 14th May 2024.
The evening will feature live performance of many of hits and a salute to her unimpeachable catalogue of music including a selection of classic Warwick/Burt Bacharach/Hal David songs such as ‘I Say A Little Prayer’, ‘Do You Know The Way To San Jose’ and ‘Walk On By.’
Dionne will be joined on stage with interviewer Dave Wooley, her band plus a multimedia set up with LED screen which will show highlights from Dionne’s Award-Winning documentary ‘Don’t Make Me Over’ by Dave Wooley.