Contact: Tonya Lowentritt
Date: February 20, 2013
HAMMOND – The Tangi Chapter of the Southeastern Louisiana University Alumni Association is
sponsoring a dinner theatre for the Jefferson Performing Arts Society's presentation
of "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" on March 7.
Tickets are $55 per person and include dinner and a ticket to see the Buddy Holly Story. A cash bar will also be available.
Scheduled at the Columbia Theatre for the Peforming Arts in downtown Hammond, the dinner is scheduled from 6 – 7 p.m. in the Conference Center, with the production following at 7:30 p.m. in the John J. Hainkel Performance Hall.
"Limited seats are available for this amazing production, so don't wait to get your tickets," said Alumni Director Kathy Pittman. "You don't have to be a Southeastern alumnus to take advantage of this great opportunity. Anyone can join us for a fun, entertaining night."
The production tells the tale of the three years in which Holly became the world's top recording artist with a show that features over 20 of Buddy Holly's greatest hits, including "Peggy Sue," "That'll Be the Day," "Oh Boy," "Not Fade Away," "Everyday," "Rave On," "Maybe Baby," "Raining in My Heart," Ritchie Valens' "La Bamba," and the Big Bopper's "Chantilly Lace."
Columbia Theatre season ticket holders are welcome and should call 985-549-2150 for more information.
For all other inquiries or to RSVP, call the Alumni Association at 985-549-2150.