The Kat & Dave Show, Starring David Foster & Katharine McPhee
The viral Instagram sensation
Sixteen-time Grammy award-winning musician, songwriter, and producer DAVID FOSTER and acclaimed singer, television and Broadway star KATHARINE MCPHEE are bringing their viral Instagram show on the road. From their living room back to the mainstage, this intimate show with the powerhouse duo will be packed with David’s hits made famous by Whitney Houston, Céline Dion, Josh Groban, Chicago, and Michael Bublé, and Kat’s show-stoppers from American Idol, Smash and Waitress. Plus some of their favorites that they just love!
DAVID FOSTER is one of the most illustrious composers of our time. With 16 Grammy Awards, including three for Producer of the Year, an Emmy Award, a Golden Globe, and three Oscar nominations for “Best Original Song,” Foster has earned a reputation as a keen spotter of new talent, playing a key role in the discovery and career launches of Céline Dion, Josh Groban, and Michael Bublé. He has also created hit songs for a diverse array of artists including Barbra Streisand, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, Madonna, Andrea Bocelli, Rod Stewart, Stevie Wonder, Diana Krall, Natalie Cole, Michael Bolton, Seal, Chaka Khan, Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton, Chicago, Hall & Oates, Brandy, ’N Sync, Boz Scaggs, Gloria Estefan, and Earth, Wind & Fire. Foster is gearing up to take on Broadway with several projects including writing the music for a new musical about the iconic animated character Betty Boop. He is also writing the music for a musical based on the Amy Bloom novel and New York Times bestseller Lucky Us.
KATHARINE MCPHEE can most recently be seen starring in the Netflix Original Series Country Comfort. Previously she starred as Paige Dineen on the CBS spy drama Scorpion and was featured in NBC’s award-winning musical series Smash, executive produced by Steven Spielberg. Her other television credits include CSI: NY, Community, and Family Guy. Katharine appeared on the big screen in Columbia’s romantic comedy The House Bunny. In addition to her acting career, she finds great success in the music space after her turn on Season 5 of American Idol. Katharine’s first single debuted at #2 on Billboard’s Hot Singles Sales chart. Her debut album landed on the Billboard 200 chart and went gold in 2008. Katharine also has a presence in theatre, having starred in both the Broadway and West End productions of Waitress.
Presented by Attila Glatz Concert Productions