Sage Creek High School Presents
Bye Bye Birdie
Bye Bye Birdie is Sage Creek High School's 3rd annual winter musical. The cast is made up of 50 freshman-seniors and is a high-energy, fun show. Conrad Birdie, Albert, Rosie, Kim MacAffe and Mr. MacAfee as well as several other parts are played this year by Sage Creek High School's first graduating class.
Dates: Feb. 23rd at 7PM, Feb 24th at 7PM and Feb. 25th at 2PM and 7PM.
Please note venue is off campus at the Cultural Arts Center on the campus of Carlsbad High School.
Tickets are $15: email firstname.lastname@example.org
for reserved seats, or get them at the box office.
Promo Video: https://youtu.be/BcB2xogorhE
Bye Bye Birdie is a stage musical with a book by Michael Stewart, lyrics by Lee Adams, and music by Charles Strouse.
Originally titled Let's Go Steady, Bye Bye Birdie is set in 1958. The story was inspired by the phenomenon of popular singer Elvis Presley and his draft notice into the Army in 1957. The rock star character's name, "Conrad Birdie", is word play on the name of Conway
Twitty. Twitty is best remembered today for his long career as a country music star, but in the late 1950s, he was one of Presley's rock 'n' roll rivals.