Audience members will be dancing in the aisles to the music of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper at The Night the Music Died performed at Grand Prairie's Uptown Theater, 120 E. Main St.
Performance times are:
2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Friday, August 9
2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, August 10
2:30 p.m. Sunday, August 11
This Texas Family Musicals performance takes the audience back to the fateful night when the rock and roll legends performed in their last concert at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake Iowa on Feb. 2, 1959. This will be the seventh consecutive year that the show has been with Texas Family Musicals. This year Kevin Kratzke will be playing the legendary Buddy Holly. This popular show sells out fast, so get your tickets early.
Tickets are $28, $30 and $33 and can be purchased at www.uptowntheatergp.com or by calling 972-237-8786. For 2013 Texas Family Musicals summer season tickets, call 972-905-4555.
Texas Family Musicals (TFM), a non-profit organization with the mission of producing quality family- friendly Broadway-style musicals while helping launch careers of young professionals in musical theater. Everyone involved with TFM is actively pursuing a career in theater. More information about TFM can be found at www.texasfamilymusicals.com