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The weather was hot during the day but cooled off substantially after sunset. I wore brought a light jacket for aLate June evening.
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If you take the Shuttle from West Falls Church, put an alarm on your smart phone for 20 minutes before 11, because they leave to make the last train at West Falls Church.
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3.7 average rating
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5 events
5 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 03 2013

Thought it was a great show, enjoyed it enormously.

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4 reviews
5 stars
attended Jul 03 2013

We are actually from Lubbock Texas where Buddy is born and attended school. Lubbock has produced a Buddy Holly Story but the one we saw at Wolf Trap was a bigger production and several more songs. We truly enjoyed the performance.

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Eva
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4 reviews
3 stars
attended Jul 02 2013

We left after 30 minutues. I would not recommend this show, but doubt that there will be another one like this in any way. Lots of publicity, not many peoples. There was much more "talk" than music, very drawn -out. I know it said "story", but...continued

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Website

http://www.wolftrap.org/Home/Find_Performances_and_Events/...

Quotes & Highlights

Watch the video trailer for BUDDY: The Buddy Holly Story.

Description

Twenty of Buddy Holly’s hits along with tracks by Ritchie Valens will have you and Peggy Sue dipping, hopping, and swaying to this beloved jukebox musical that revisits the triumphs and tragedies of rock ’n’ roll’s golden age.

For more information and house rules, please visit the Wolf Trap FAQ page http://www.wolftrap.org/Plan_Your_Visit/Frequently_Asked_Questions.aspx.

About the Ticket Supplier: Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts

Wolf Trap plays a valuable leadership role in both the local and national performing arts communities. Through a wide range of artistic and education programs, Wolf Trap enhances our nation’s cultural life and ensures that the arts remain accessible and affordable to the broadest possible audience.

Wolf Trap is run through a public/private partnership between the Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts and the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service. The Foundation, a 501©(3) nonprofit organization, creates and selects programming; develops education programs; handles ticket sales, marketing, publicity, and public relations; and raises funds to support these programs while keeping ticket prices affordable. The National Park Service maintains the grounds and buildings of Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts and provides technical theater assistance for the Filene Center.