BUDDY: THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY
by Alan Janes and Rob Bettinson.
Upstairs at The Gatehouse Highgate Village N6 4BD To 18 April 2010.
Tue–Sat 7:30pm. Sun 4pm.
Runs 2hr 20min One interval.
TICKETS: 020 8340 3488.
Review: Geoff Ambler 16 March.
The music lives on at The Gatehouse. Upstairs.
BuddyÃ¢Â€Â™s first fringe production opened Upstairs At The Gatehouse with all the energy and joy its bigger budget West End buddy enjoyed. A melange of biography and 50Ã¢Â€Â™s rock concert, it tells the story of Buddy Holly who, with the Crickets, took a world just discovering a new style of music by storm.
Buddy HollyÃ¢Â€Â™s short career was filled with seriously memorable music, most of which makes it into the show. Discovered amid the country music scene that dominated in Texas when rock music