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  • Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story on Thursday, April 16, 2020 @ 8:00 PM, Brown Theatre
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  • Location: Brown Theatre, 315 W Broadway - GET DIRECTIONS
  • Date(s): Thursday, April 16th @ 8:00 PM
  • Ages: All ages
  • Price: Tickets start at $35.00 
    Group pricing is available in select areas. Call (502) 566-5152 for details.
  • Running Time: Approximately 2 hours 30 minutes, including intermission 
  • Access Services: Accessible Seating, Assistive Listening System
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The Kentucky Center presents
Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story

Now in its 30th amazing year, the "World's Most Successful Rock 'n' Roll Musical" continues to thrill audiences around the world. Viewed by more than 22 million people worldwide, Buddy opened in London's West End in 1989, and has been seen on Broadway, throughout Canada, the U.S., Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Germany, Scandinavia, South Africa, the Netherlands and Singapore; winning numerous awards along the way.  Buddy tells the story of Buddy Holly through his short yet spectacular career, and features the classic songs, That'll Be The Day, Not Fade Away, Oh Boy, Ritchie Valens' La Bamba, The Big Bopper's Chantilly Lace and many more! This show is just Peggy Sue-perb!

"Terrific…Even the chandeliers start to swing."
-- Chicago Tribune

"Sends people out of the theater on an unstoppable high...sensational."
--The Boston Globe

"Forget about feel-good.  Buddy is feel-great, leaving its audience roaring for more."
--Vancouver Sun

“I fell for this show in a big way.”
-- CBS St. Louis


Kentucky Center Members, order through the Hotlines to receive your FULL BENEFITS, including waived fees. MembersFirst ($100-499 donors), call (502) 566-5144. CenterCircle Members ($500+), call (502) 566-5195. Hotlines are open M-F, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Members can purchase tickets for this show starting Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 9:00 AM by calling the Membership Hotline.