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  1. Actors rock out in a Buddy a " The Buddy Holly StoryaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Wichita Eagle

    You'd think that after playing legendary rocker Buddy Holly in 17 different productions of "Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story" since 2007 - including the Theater League tour that comes through Wichita this week - Todd Meredith might begin to worry about being taken over by the character. But Meredith, a native New Yorker from Albany, is quick to note that while he's known for channeling the lanky, bespectacled Texan in the show as well as with a separate tribute band, the Rave-Ons, he's still his own person and in demand for other things.

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  2. Buddy: The Buddy Holly StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

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  3. A performer returns to P.G.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Prince George Citizen

    Kym Gouchie moved back to her home Lheidli Territory in time to perform at the First Nations pavilion at the Canada Winter Games and rejoin her musical brother Buddy Gouchie. - Citizen Photo by Frank Peebles Kym Gouchie moved back to her home Lheidli Territory in time to perform at the First Nations pavilion at the Canada Winter Games and rejoin her musical brother Buddy Gouchie.

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  4. Buddy Holly legacy lives on in musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Fairfield Ledger

    The legacy of Buddy Holly lives on in the musical "Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story" playing Saturday at the Fairfield Arts & Convention Center's Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts. "Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story" tells the true story of Buddy's meteoric rise to fame, from the moment in 1957 when "That'll Be the Day" hit the airwaves until his tragic death less than two years later in Clear Lake on "The Day the Music Died."

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  5. Harris Center Presents Buddy - the Buddy Holly Story, 3/09-10Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY will be performed at the Harris Center on Monday, March 9, 2015 at 7:30 pm and Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 2 & 7:30 pm. Tickets are priced at $39-$59; Premium $69; 10% Discount on Tuesday Matinee Single Tickets.

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  6. Theater Talk: 'Gigi' needs work; 'Buddy' & 'Beau' delightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | WNED

    ... things before opening on Broadway. Meanwhile you have only through Sunday, March 8th to enjoy Musicalfare Theater's "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" starring the young Zak Ward wearing those iconic black glasses. Equally delightful in a local ...

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  7. Buddy: the Buddy Holly Story to Play Gallo Center, 3/8Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Considered 'the world's most successful rock ' roll musical' after more than 25 years of continuous touring, "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" arrives at the Gallo Center for the Arts for one performance at 3 pm on Sunday, March 8. More than 20 million people worldwide have seen the musical since its debut in London's West End a quarter century ago. Tickets are $19 to $89, and may be purchased online at www.galloarts.org , by calling 338-2100 , or from the Gallo Center ticket office at 1000 I Street in downtown Modesto.

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  8. Spirited Buddy Holly Revival Overplays Texas AccentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Houston Press

    While the well-heeled, mostly gray-to-graying crowd was quite happy with Society of Performing Arts' presentation of Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story at Jones Hall Friday night, one nagging issue hampered the performance.

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  9. Buddy Holly's widow recalls 'the day the music died'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | The Capital-Journal

    Maria Elena Santiago-Holly, the widow of Buddy Holly, poses with a portrait of the late rock 'n' roll icon after Holly received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Sept. 7, 2011, in Los Angeles.

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  10. Theater Talk: Last chance for Lion, Lovers, and CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | WNED

    ... at the birth of rock'n'roll. It's at Shea's but for two days only. Continuing plays about famous entertainers include "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" at MusicalFare and "A Public Reading of an Unproduced Screenplay about the Death of Walt Disney" at ...

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  11. Buddy - the Buddy Holly Story Comes to Houston This WeekendRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Travel back in time when the musical Buddy -- The Buddy Holly Story comes to the Jones Hall stage for three performances, presented by Society for the Performing Arts. Performances will be at 8 p.m., tonight, Feb. 6; and 2 and 8 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 7. Before The Beatles, The Beach Boys or The Rolling Stones ever played a note, rock 'n' roll was forever changed by Buddy Holly , a 19-year-old kid from Lubbock, Texas.

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  12. Buddy -- the Buddy Holly Story. Tour Starts Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | Scoop

    Producers of BUDDY - THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY today announce that the star of the show will come direct from playing the role in the United Kingdom. Musical theatre veteran Glen Jospeh has just completed a 48-week tour of the production and will begin a 21-venue tour of New Zealand starting next month.

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  13. Theater Talk: From 8 to 80, there's good theater for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WNED

    ... one night only, at Kleinhans Music Hall this Saturday. And Rock'n'Roll returns to Buffalo on Wednesday with "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" at MusicalFare Theatre in Amherst, while Shea's has a very short run of "Million Dollar Quartet" (the story of ...

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  14. The Simon And Garfunkel Story, 50th Anniversary Tour, Grand Opera House, York, June 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | York Press

    ... with a recreation of the 1981 Central Park reunion concert in New York. Dean Elliott, who has starred in the musical Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story, takes the role of Paul Simon, while singer, multi-instrumentalist and actor Jonny Smart is playing ...

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  15. 'Jekyll & Hyde' tour cancels musical's Saturday stop at TPACRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    ... events." Those coming attractions include two other touring musicals, "Menopause, The Musical" on Feb. 21, and "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Musical" on March 26, and two concert, singer-songwriter Don Williams on Feb. 26 and the a cappella group Straight ...

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  16. Buddy - the Buddy Holly Story to Play Civic Arts Plaza, 3/12-15Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY plays Thursday-Sunday, March 12-15 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. Tickets are on sale now and are available online at theaterleague.com and Ticketmaster.com , by visiting the Civic Arts Plaza box office, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd, by calling Ticketmaster at 800.745.3000 or by visiting any Ticketmaster outlet.

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  17. Red Bank: Buddy of EvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Red Bank Green

    The timeless songs and stage persona of Buddy Holly - as well as his tourmates The Big Bopper and Richie Valens - are conjured into colorful life in BUDDY, the touring jukebox musical that visits the Count Basie on Tuesday. It was very nearly 56 years ago that the Winter Dance Party rock and roll tour headlined by Buddy Holly ended in disaster, when the small plane containing the singer-songwriter and two of his chart-topping tourmates - Richie Valens and The Big Bopper - crashed in an Iowa cornfield; a tragedy that came to be known as The Day the Music Died.

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  18. 'Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story' at the Palace - My ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Patch.com

    This show marked the first time that I have reviewed a touring company production of a piece that I had already seen at a local theater. The dates that "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" tour hit Waterbury coincided with a winter storm warning posted for the second of their two day run at the Palace Theater.

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  19. Echoes from the 60s in The Simon and Garfunkel StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... Dean, who was nominated for an Olivier award for his critically-acclaimed portrayal of the title character in Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story. "A lot of people have this relationship with Simon and Garfunkel. Their music is so engraved in the public ...

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  20. Candlelight's "Buddy" musical is coming your wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Claremont Courier

    The Candlelight Pavilion is presenting "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story," a musical celebration of one of the greatest rock 'n roll legends of all time, now through February 22. The production tells the story of how more than 55 years ago, Buddy and his high school friends The Crickets turned country music upside down and created a unique style of sound that some called "the devil's music." From Buddy's frustrations at Decca Records to his success at the Apollo Theatre, "Buddy" portrays the music and the man who forever changed the nation.

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