Theater: Musicals

Production: TX, 'Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story,' Tour

Male Performers (Supporting)

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Production Details

Theater of the Stars (Atlanta, GA), is casting "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story," which tells the story in words and music of the last few years of Buddy Holly's life.

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Seeking

Male, ages 18-64, All Ethnicities

Role Description

Male Performers: (Supporting)

Full Character Breakdown

Buddy Holly: 6 ft tall or over, preferably under 23. Must play guitar, sing and act with a rock and roll feel. Singer-songwriter and star from Lubbock, Texas. Buddy is intelligent and charismatic. Must possess serious star potential and have the desire to live as a rock 'n' roll superstar every night. PREPARATION NOTE: must sing either "That'll Be The Day", "Everyday" or "Oh, Boy" and accompany themselves on guitar. Actors should be familiar with all three songs.

Tommy Alsopp: 6 ft tall or over, preferably under 23. Must play guitar, sing and act with a rock and roll feel. PREPARATION NOTE: must sing either "That'll Be The Day", "Everyday" or "Oh, Boy" and accompany themselves on guitar. Actors should be familiar with all three songs.

Joe B Mauldin: Preferably under 23. Serious character with musical ability from Lubbock, Texas. Must be able to sing, act and play the Double Bass. PREPARATION NOTE: should sing either "That'll Be The Day", "Everyday" or "Oh, Boy" or a similar rock and roll number.

Jerry Allison: Preferably under 23. Good looking. Must be able to play the drums and bring own sticks. Must have cheeky humor and ability to act. Must be able to sing. Character is from Lubbock, Texas. PREPARATION NOTE: should sing either "That'll Be The Day", "Everyday" or "Oh, Boy" or a similar rock and roll number.

J.P. Richardson (The Big Bopper): Preferably 6ft tall or over. Must command the stage, be able to act, play a musical instrument and possess a comedic flair. Character is a former DJ from Texas with an irrepressible larger-than-life character. His key song is "Chantilly Lace". PREPARATION NOTE: Must sing "Chantilly Lace" and play a musical instrument.

Ritchie Valens: Preferably under 25 of a Hispanic-American heritage. Must be able to act, sing and play a musical instrument. Good looking character with serious charisma, a dedicated eye for women and the ability to command the stage with his presence. His key song is "La Bamba". Preparation Note: Must sing "La Bamba" and play a musical instrument.