VAN WERT — John Mueller’s “Winter Dance Party” will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center, 10700 state Route 118 S, Van Wert.
The show is an official live and authentic re-creation of the final tour by Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper.
Tickets are $25 to $35 at npacvw.org, 419-238-6722 or at the box office.
Courtesy of Niswonger Performing Arts Center:
John Mueller’s “Winter Dance Party” ® is the official live and authentic re-creation of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper’s final tour and the only show endorsed by the Holly, Valens and Richardson estates. Each live concert performance includes unbridled, high voltage entertainment featuring all the hit songs of the 50’s era: That’ll Be The Day, Peggy Sue, Oh, Boy, Rave on, La Bamba, Chantilly Lace, and many, many more.
John Mueller, the critically acclaimed former star of the U.S. touring version of the London/Broadway hit musical Buddy..the Buddy Holly Story, performs as Buddy Holly with Linwood Sasser as the Big Bopper and Ray Anthony as Ritchie Valens. The very authentic and energetic four-piece band (guitar, drums, stand up bass and sax) includes Grammy award-winning Mike Acostaon saxophone.