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Kerns: Blanas includes decline of Petty-Holly friendship in 'King of Clovis'
For years, most assumed, if not outright declared, that the late Buddy Holly agreed to participate in an ill-planned 1959 Winter Dance Party tour only because he was strapped for cash.
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
Shirley Jones in 'Music Man' concert to start Broadway series at TPAC
The 2014-15 Broadway Season at the Topeka Performing Arts Center, 214 S.E. 8th, will begin Sept.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Return to sender! Elvis impersonators at funeral carry rock n' roll fan's coffin
Pallbearers dressed as Elvis Presley showed Amazing Grace when they escorted a rock n' roll fan on his final journey.
Spotlight shines on Buddy Holly's legacy
Mick Jagger. John Lennon. Elvis Costello. They all cite Buddy Holly as a major influence in their lives.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
You Don't Know What You Been A-Missin': The Buddy Holly Story at Belcourt
Oh, children. How do I explain that the professional wingnut who pimps himself out to reality shows and commercials was once a top-notch character actor with serious leading man potential? I could provide a rundown of the early Gary Busey filmography, from '70s cult classics The Last American Hero and Thunderbolt and Lightfoot to the amazing Dustin ... (more)
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Laguna Playhouse Presents Buddy - the Buddy Holly Story, Now thru 8/10
The Laguna Playhouse Executive and Artistic Directors, Karen Wood and Ann E. Wareham in association with Boebe Productions are thrilled to present the first show of their 2014-2015 season, BUDDY - THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY, featuring over twenty of Buddy Holly 's and rock & roll's greatest hits and directed by Steve Steiner .
The Northern Scot
Buddy's a Stars In Their Eyes winner
BUDDY Holly A Legend Reborn, featuring the hits of the eponymous star and fellow legends Elvis Presley and Eddie Cochran, will have audiences rocking and rolling in the aisles at the Music Hall in Aberdeen in October.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
The London Free Press
My London: Crown Imperials drove London's Buddy Holly Sound
The Crown Imperials recorded The Buddy Holly Sound in one afternoon c. 1962 for Toronto's Arc Records label.
BWW Reviews: Zju Theatre Group Goes Sexy for a Midsummer Night's Dream
It never ceases to amaze me how effectively the members of Zombie Joe 's Underground Theatre Group can create an atmosphere in their incredibly intimate - make that tiny - black box.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Austin American Statesman
Austin Scoop: Sunday's Pick: Buddy! The Buddy Holly Story
The day the music died, most famously referenced by Don McLean in his song "American Pie," was the day that Buddy Holly, along with Ritchie Valence and The Big Bopper, was taken away too early in an airplane crash.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Buddy Holly musical celebrates 25 years
Celebrating its silver anniversary year, the hit rock 'n' roll musical, Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story shimmys to the New Victoria Theatre, Woking from Monday to Saturday July 14 to 19. Joining a small, but lauded number of iconic musicals including Les MisA©rables, Phantom of the Opera, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Miss ... (more)
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Our View: Performing arts center fitting way to honor legacy of Buddy Holly
The decision to name the new performing arts center after Buddy Holly was a defining moment for Lubbock and anyone who fondly remembers the rock 'n' roll legend.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
The actor determined to Rave On as Buddy Holly
Around two-thirds of the new homes will be on brownfield land with the rest on greenfield but opponents say the plan is a 'broken promise' Roger Rowley is taking on the leading role in the Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story which comes to Wales next week Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story, the multi award-winning West End production, returns to Cardiff next ... (more)
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Silver City Sun-News
Pulse: 'American Pie' singer Don McLean headlines July 4 entertainment in Las Cruces
The City of Las Cruces' Fourth of July celebration kicks off Thursday with a 5K and the downtown Electric Light Parade, and continues Friday with live entertainment, the annual fireworks display and more at the Field of Dreams.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Hall, Playhouse present 'The Buddy Holly Story'
An important and historic partnership between two of New England's most revered theaters comes to life in just a few weeks when The Music Hall and the Ogunquit Playhouse join forces to bring "The Buddy Holly Story" to Portsmouth.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Chevy works with South Plains Food Bank in food drive inspired by Holly's former eye doctor
When the South Plains Food Bank was looking to add a spark to its 2014 summer food drive, Chevy trucks and Buddy Holly's former optometrist came together.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Buddy: the Buddy Holly Story to Play Music Hall's Historic Theater, 7/9-13
Excitement is mounting for the toe-tapping, hand-clapping, rock & roll musical that has captivated audiences worldwide and is now bringing Broadway to The Music Hall's Historic Theater in Portsmouth, NH, July 9-13.
Sun Jun 15, 2014
Now Playing Onstage in Maine - Week of 6/15/2014
ONE MAN STAR WARS TRILOGY Maine State Music Theatre 6/16-6/16/2014 The extremely talented Canadian actor Charles Ross will stun you with this one man show.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
Planned downtown Lubbock performing arts center to be named for Buddy Holly
Tim Collins, chairman of the Lubbock Entertainment/Performing Arts Association, and Maria Elena Holly unveil the name of the downtown Lubbock performing arts center on Saturday.