April 9, 2013

After two years of research, LEPAA reveals plans for a state-of-the-art performing arts venue.
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May 5, 2013

The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal editorial board publishes support for LEPAA’s efforts.
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June 4, 2013

Initial donations from The CH Foundation and the Helen Jones Foundation, and the work of a dedicated founding board, put the wheels in motion to build this center.
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June 26, 2013

Lubbock City Council considers city-owned land, currently the Department of Public Safety headquarters, for the future performing arts center.
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July 5, 2013

Lubbock City Council hears second request for soon-to-be-vacant Department of Public Safety headquarter site to house Lubbock’s new performing arts center.
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July 10, 2013

The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal prints second editorial supporting LEPAA’s efforts.
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September 15, 2013

LEPAA Ambassador cocktail celebration launches auxiliary group ideas and planning for ongoing support.
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December 6, 2013

DPS vacates downtown location as LEPAA continues efforts for construction-ready site.
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March 13, 2014

Lubbock Area Foundation makes $100,000 donation.
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March 26, 2014

LEPAA reaches first fundraising benchmark with $47.6 million announcement.
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June 14, 2014

LEPAA unveils the name of the future performing arts center. Introducing The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences.
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August 8, 2014

LEPAA Announces Diamond Schmitt As Design Architect; First-Class Development Team Complete
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December 10, 2014

Demolition begins on the old DPS building in preparation for the future home of the Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences.
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January 22, 2015

A memorandum of understanding has been approved by Lubbock ISD Board of Trustees to join with LEPAA in partnership of the Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences.
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March 25, 2015

LEPAA unveils the finalized designs of The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences at a press conference held at PlainsCapital Bank.
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August 5, 2015

LEPAA announces the partnership with world-renowned facility management company, SMG, as the operator of The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences.
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November 12, 2015

LEPAA and Ballet Lubbock announce their partnership, along with the news that Ballet Lubbock will be a resident inside the north east wing of The Buddy Holly Hall.
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April 7, 2016

Upon reaching $81 million in donations and pledges, LEPAA holds a press conference to preview a new fly-through video, as well as a 3D model of Buddy Holly Hall.
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March 31, 2017

LEPAA Announces United Family as partner for Buddy Holly Hall.
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April 20, 2017

LEPAA breaks ground on the future site of The Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences
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April 22, 2017

Artist Paul Milosevich unveils “The Crickets, the Road and the Lubbock Skyline” at the Lubbock Arts Festival.
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September 7, 2017

Maria Elena Holly and board members of the Buddy Holly Educational Foundation visit the Buddy Holly Hall construction site on a special day, what would have been Buddy’s 81st birthday.
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June 6, 2018

Community members celebrated construction progress and signed a beam that was placed in the balcony of BHH.
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August 28, 2018

Lee Lewis Construction and LEPAA held a Topping Out Ceremony to thank the construction crews and commemorate the last piece of high steel beam placed at BHH.
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June 17, 2019

SMG and LEPAA name Charlton Northington as General Manager of The Buddy Holly Hall
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June 17, 2019

American Theatre Guild will present Broadway at The Buddy Holly Hall beginning the 2020-2021 season.
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