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Texas Family Musicals Remembers The Night the Music Died

Come dance in the aisles to the music of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper at The Night the Music Died showing at the Uptown Theater July 25-27...
Post Date:06/18/2014 4:30 PM
NEWS RELEASE June 18, 2014

CONTACT: Brent Skiles, 972-237-8786, bskiles@gptx.org

TEXAS FAMILY MUSICALS REMEMBERS THE NIGHT THE MUSIC DIED

GRAND PRAIRIE—Audience members will be dancing in the aisles to the music of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper at The Night the Music Died at Grand Prairie’s Uptown Theater, 120 E. Main St. Performance times are:

7:30 p.m. Friday, July 25
2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 26
2:30 p.m. Sunday, July 27

This Texas Family Musicals (TFM) performance takes the audience back to the fateful night when rock and roll was changed forever— Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake Iowa on Feb. 2, 1959. This will be the 18th consecutive year that the show has been with TFM. This popular show sells out fast, so get your tickets early.

Tickets are $28, $30 and $35 and can be purchased at www.uptowntheatergp.com  or call 800-547-4697.  Text "UPTN" to 90210 for more Uptown Theater information. For 2014 TFM summer season tickets, call 972-905-4555.

TFM is a non-profit organization with the mission of producing quality family- friendly Broadway-style musicals while helping launch careers of young professionals in musical theater. Everyone involved with TFM is actively pursuing a career in theater. More information about TFM can be found at www.texasfamilymusicals.com.
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