Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story: Musical Info & Synopsis


Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story is a jukebox musical that pays tribute to the legendary rock ‘n’ roll icon. The story follows Buddy Holly’s journey from his early days as a country musician in Lubbock, Texas, to his breakthrough into the rock ‘n’ roll scene with hits like “Peggy Sue” and “That’ll Be the Day.” Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story is a celebration of this pioneer in rock history.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1989)

Cast Size: 20+

Genre: Biography

Setting: 1950s / USA (Various)

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Buddy Holly, Various

Book: Alan Janes

Cast Albums

Original London Cast (1989)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Private➝


1980s, Bands, Biographical, British, College, Jukebox Musical, Rock

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