Main House

Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story

  • 30 March - 4 April
Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story

Event Information

Monday – Thursday 7.30pm
Friday 5.30pm& 8.30pm
Saturday 7.30pm
Matinees Wednesday & Saturday 2.30pm

Mon 30 Mar — Sat 4 Apr

This sensational multi award-winning West End show opened in 1989 and has been thrilling audiences around the world ever since. Buddy now triumphantly returns to Bath for the first time in seventeen years as part of its landmark 30th Anniversary Tour.

Forget feel good, Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story is FEEL GREAT! Experience the drama, passion and excitement as a cast of phenomenally talented actors and musicians tell Buddy Holly’s story, from his meteoric rise to fame, to his final legendary performance at The Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa.

Featuring two terrific hours of the greatest songs ever written, including That’ll Be The Day, Oh Boy, Rave On, La Bamba, Chantilly Lace, Johnny B. Goode, Raining In My Heart, Everyday, Shout and many, many more, this show is just Peggy Sue-perb!

“The show you will never forget” Daily Mail

“Joyous! I love this show” Sunday Express

“It’s still Buddy brilliant” The Sun “An unashamed rabble-rousing fiesta” Sunday Times

“A tumult of nostalgia and excitement” Evening Standard

“Buddy Holly’s magnificent music undoubtedly ensures that you leave with a smile on your face and a spring in your step” Daily Telegraph

Monday – Thursday 7.30pm
Friday 5.30pm & 8.30pm
Saturday 7.30pm
Matinees Wednesday & Saturday 2.30pm

Tickets from £17 – £45

A booking fee of £1.75 per ticket applies

Box Office phonelines are currently open from 10am – 4pm Monday – Saturday.

Doors open 30 minutes prior to the performance, unless otherwise stated.

Tickets for Main House productions may include a £2 building levy.

Please see the ACCESS page for details regarding our Access Register and associated discounts.

A booking fee of £1.75 per ticket applies to all bookings.

Standby tickets and standing spaces are currently unavailable

There is a lift for wheelchair users from the Theatre foyer to the Stalls and Royal Circle levels. The Dress Circle and Grand Circle are stair access only.

Full booking terms & conditions can be found here