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'Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story'

Lubbock-born Buddy Holly’s destiny became clear the night he saw Elvis Presley in 1955. From there, he developed a signature rockabilly style as both a solo artist and frontman for The Crickets. By 1957, Holly and the Crickets were among the acts bridging the racial divide through music. Penned by Alan Janes, the jukebox musical Buddy follows the early rock ‘n’ roll influencer in the less than two-year period between his quick rise and untimely death by plane crash on February 3, 1959. This performance marks the 56th anniversary of “The Day the Music Died.”

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Pegasus
1402 N. Main Ave., (210) 299-4222, pegasussanantonio.com
This nightclub is one of the friendliest and oldest bars on the North Main Strip, and it's a reliably great spot to catch a drag show and dance the night away. There’s never a dull moment with karaoke nights, contests and DJs, but Pegasus doesn’t stop at offering San Antonio a great night out. They also regularly host fundraisers and benefits to give back to the community.
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