Monthly Archives: January 2009

Buddy Holly Lives

Buddy Holly,

“The Concert That Never Was”

Comes to Kirby Theater Stage in Roxboro, NC


With a Fender Stratocaster strapped across Sunday best sweater, Billy McGuigan gazes from behind those legendary black glasses. The current that feeds his guitar seems to electrify him, as well. McGuigan opens the show by asking the audience to confirm its commitment.“Do you believe in rock ‘n’ roll?” he cries.“Yeah!” they shout back. If Buddy Holly was a rock and roll pioneer, Billy McGuigan is a rock and roll evangelist. His audiences—from those who heard Holly on 1950s radio to their grandchildren—can’t help but become true believers in the boy from Lubbock who forever changed Continue reading


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Auditions to be held for Oliver! The Musical


Audition to be in the The Roxboro Little Theater production of “Oliver! The Musical”.

Auditions will be held for leading and supporting roles on January 12, 13, & 15 at 6:30 PM at the Kirby Theater in downtown Roxboro.

Auditions will be held for Middle School and High School students on January 29 & 30 at 6:30 at the Kirby Theater, as well.

More information on this event can be found here:

This production is a joint effort by Piedmont Community College, Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks, Person High School, Person County Arts Council and Roxboro Little Theatre.

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