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A Buddy Holly & Roy Orbison Christmas

Event Date/Time

Dec 15, 2012
7:00 pm until 10:00 pm

Description

This musical tribute will honor some of the biggest singing stars of the 20th century, including Bobby Vee and Roy Orbison. Enjoy some great music from the 50's and 60's along with some of your favorite Christmas carols!

The first set re-enacts the last performance of Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, and the Big Bopper at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa, February 2, 1959, known as "The Day The Music Died."

The second set will play host to additional singing starts of the '50s and '60s including Roy Orbison, Gene Pitney (whose hits include "Town Without Pity," "Only Love Can Break A Heart," and "Liberty Valence") the Everly Brothers, and Richie Valens. The evening will be rounded out with some of the Christmas classics from this decade.

Cost $25 in advance, $30 at the door.
Location

Maplewood Community Center
2100 White Bear Ave.
Maplewood, MN
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Additional Information
SponsorMaplewood Performing Arts
Phone651-249-2103
Contact nameChristine Bernardy
Contact emailchristine.bernardy@ci.maplewood.mn.us
Websitehttp://www.maplewoodarts.com

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