Buddy Holly

June 22 – July 21, 2018

Springer Theatre


A Rock & Roll Musical

Celebrate the life of a music pioneer during the golden days of rock & roll. See the man, hear the music, and re-live the legend’s meteoric rise to fame in a toe-tapping, hand-clapping extravaganza featuring over 20 of his greatest hits.

Produced in association with Western Canada Theatre, Kamloops, BC. 

  • Written by Alan Janes
  • Director James MacDonald
  • Music Director Kraig Waye
  • Set/Costume Designer Robin Fisher
  • Stage Manager AJ Laflamme
  • Assistant Stage Manager Madison Henry
  • Apprentice Stage Manager Meghan Froebelius


June 22 - July 21
Tuesday | 7:30pm
Wednesday | 2pm & 7:30pm
Thursday | 7:30pm
Friday | 8:00pm
Saturday | 2pm & 8pm
Sunday | 2pm

Running Time
2 hours 25 minutes (includes intermission)

Beyond the Stage
Dock Talks: Wednesday | 1pm
Cinq à Sept: Thursday | 5pm


BUY ONLINE Regular Ticket: $35
Senior Ticket (65+): $33
Youth Ticket (Under 30): $19

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Box Office

185 South Street, Gananoque, ON K7G 1A1
Call: 613-382-7020
E-mail: boxoffice@1000islandsplayhouse.com

The box office is open every day from 11am – 5pm and 2 hours before performances.


  • Tzeitel AbregoMaria Elena
  • Isaac BellTommy Allsup
  • Sheldon BergstromBig Bopper
  • Montgomery BjornsonHipockets Duncan
  • Scott CarmichaelNorman Petty
  • Nathan CarrollBuddy Holly
  • Masae DayMary Lou Sokoloff
  • Nick FontaineJerry Allison
  • Hal Wesley RogersTyrone Jones
  • Alex WardJoe B. Mauldin
  • Meredith ZwickerVi Petty

Creative Team

  • James MacDonaldDirector
  • Kraig WayeMusic Director
  • Robin FisherSet & Costume Designer
  • Rebecca PicherackLighting Designer
  • Ben MaloneSound Designer
  • AJ LaflammeStage Manager
  • Madison HenryAssistant Stage Manager
  • Meghan FroebeliusApprentice Stage Manager


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