Legendary Buddy Holly is commemorated in Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story, a show that has been doing the rounds for many years has landed at the Regent Theatre.
Buddy features performances of most of his beloved songs (including That’ll Be The Day, Peggy Sue, Heartbeat and Everyday) “Buddy” is magnificent in the lead role and a captivating presence on stage. He throws himself into the part with complete commitment and conviction, and his vocals skilfully evoke Holly’s.
The spotlight also falls on Holly’s fellow plane-crash victims The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens. If you like feel-good musical theatre with songs to clap and tap along to, you’ll love Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story.
“Buddy” is now showing until Saturday 8th March. Tickets available from the Regent Theatre box office or online http://www.atgtickets.com/shows/buddy/regent-theatre/