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Arts Center pays tribute to Buddy Holly
Aaron Tessis portrays Buddy Holly in a tribute show at the Arts Center on April 9 at 7:30 p.m.

Slap on your dancing shoes! Roll up those faded jeans! And get ready Teddy to go back in time to the late 1950s, to what the world looked like through the visionary eyes of the late, great, father of rock and roll, Buddy Holly.
This jam packed, fast-paced tribute show will have you singing and clapping along to all of Buddy’s greatest hits. You’ll hear stories from his life and you will leave knowing how this soft-spoken, humble young man from rural Texas became the legend as we know him today.
Aaron Tessis brings to the stage his unique style of entertainment he calls “Essenating" April 9 at 7:30 p.m.
The Canadian, Nashville-based artist began performing at the age of six. From rock and roll shows to Broadway musicals, to recording studios, Aaron Tessis has traveled the world bringing his high-energy, electrifying talent to North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Australia and the high seas.
Tickets are $15 and may be purchased by calling the box office at 615-563-2787 Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. or online at
The Arts Center is located at 1424 John Bragg Highway, just west of the town of Woodbury, approximately 20 minutes from Murfreesboro, Manchester, and McMinnville and one hour southeast of Nashville
Office hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. For more information check or call 615-563-(ARTS) 2787.
Founded in 1990, the award-winning Arts Center of Cannon County is a unique model for rural arts organizations. The Arts Center annually attracts more than 40,000 visitors from a region covering over a 100-mile radius. Drawing on the blue-collar roots of its community, the organization focuses on self-sufficiency, fiscal responsibility and social entrepreneurship. The Arts Center is partially funded by the Tennessee Arts Commission, Southern Arts Federation and the National Endowment for the Arts.