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Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story

Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story

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Seen by over 22 million people worldwide!

This sensational multi award-winning West End and Broadway show first opened in 1989 and has been thrilling audiences around the world ever since. Now it triumphantly returns to Plymouth as part of its 2023 UK Tour.

Forget feel good, Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story is FEEL GREAT! Experience the drama, passion and excitement as a multi-talented cast of actor-musicians tell Buddy Holly’s story, from his Texas rockabilly beginnings to international stardom and his legendary final performance at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa, before his tragic death at the age of just 22.

Featuring two terrific hours of the greatest songs ever written, including That’ll Be The Day, Oh Boy, Rave On, La Bamba, Chantilly Lace, Johnny B. Goode, Raining In My Heart, Everyday, Shout and many many more, this show is just Peggy Sueperb!

Book now for The World’s Most Successful Rock & Roll Musical!

Important information

Running time:
2hrs 30 mins (inc. interval)

Age guideline:

Captioned performance: Thu 01 Jun, 19:30

Audio Described performance: Sat 03 Jun, 14:30

Audio Described notes for Act 1 can be viewed here.

Audio Described notes for Act 2 can be viewed here.

Touch Tour: Sat 03 Jun, 13:30

Content information will become available for this production soon.

Please note – most of our productions feature flashing lights and loud sounds.  

If you require this information prior to booking, please check back for updates or call our Box Office on 01752 267222.

Pure unadulterated fun

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The show you’ll never forget

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