Gary Rue is proud to present some of the original cast members from History Theatre’s IVEY-Award-winning production of “Buddy! The Buddy Holly Story” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 10 at Waconia High School Performing Arts Center.
Rue’s solo first set features memorable melodies from three artists who were among the chief beneficiaries of Buddy Holly’s genius: Gene Pitney, Bobby Vee and Crickets’ guitarist Sonny Curtis. Set One will feature a Waconia High School Choir member, Luke Razidlo, singing "That'll Be the Day."
The second set will feature a Nicholas Freeman-led quartet serving up all the Holly hits: "That’ll Be the Day," "Peggy Sue," "Rave On," "Maybe Baby," "Not Fade Away," "Heartbeat," "Everyday," "Words of Love" and "Oh Boy!"
Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students and seniors 60 and older, and can be purchased at isd110.org/district-departments/performing-arts-facilities under "Performance Calendar & Tickets."
Waconia High School Performing Arts Center is located at 1650 Community Drive, Waconia.