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Buddy Holly lands at the Auburn Ave for shows March 7-9

Jim Kleinback, as the Big Bopper, left, and band member Jim Abernathy rock the stage. - Courtesy photo
Jim Kleinback, as the Big Bopper, left, and band member Jim Abernathy rock the stage.
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For the Reporter

Steve Fisher brings the legendary sound of Buddy Holly back to life for three performances in March.

Buddy Holly and Friends graces the stage at the Auburn Avenue Theater for 7:30 p.m. performances March 7 and 8, and 2 p.m. March 9.

The show is a tribute to rock 'n roll pioneers who were tragically taken in a plane crash in 1959.

Rock the night away with Buddy, Ritchie Valens (Paul Eddy) and The Big Bopper (Jim Kleinbeck) backed by a live five-piece band. Hear favorites like "La Bamba", "Chantilly Lace", "That'll be the Day", "Maybe Baby", "Peggy Sue" and "Oh Boy!"

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Showtime

• What: Bravo presents Buddy Holly and Friends

• When: March 7 at 7:30 p.m., March 8 at 7:30 p.m., and March 9 at 2:00 p.m.

• Where: Auburn Avenue Theater, 10 Auburn Ave.

• Tickets: $17 regular, $15 students, seniors. Call 253-931-3043 or online through Brown Paper Tickets at www.auburnwa.gov/arts.

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