Roy Orbison Returns Tribute Concert

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Date & Time

Fri, Apr 14 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Address (map)

33 E Canon Perdido St

Venue (website)

Lobero Theatre

Running Scared Productions presents a dynamic musical evening: ROY ORBISON RETURNS at Santa Barbara’s Lobero Theatre Friday, April 14, 2023, at 7:30 p.m.

Featuring popular national touring group, Wiley Ray & The Big O Band, this sweeping multimedia concert will delve into hit songs (“Crying,” “Pretty Woman,” “Only the Lonely” and more), real-life moments, and career achievement highlights of the legendary country singer/songwriter, Roy Orbison.

Backed by his 5-piece band, frontman, and bandleader Wiley Ray is committed to paying high tribute to Roy Orbison, keeping him alive in the memories of all those who had loved his music for decades, while introducing a new generation to Orbison’s magic and music. The 90-minute show includes 30+ years of musical history from his earliest rockabilly through the ‘60s, ’70s & ‘80s, including the legendary singer/songwriter’s many collaborations.

ROY ORBISON RETURNS is a fully-scripted musical theater re-creation of Roy Orbison’s concert years, complete with lively stories, humor, costumes, dramatic lighting, and staging – all the while being faithful to Orbison’s set lists and musical arrangements.

Tickets range from $36-56 + handling fees.

Artist website:

Band Videos:


 Anthony Powell Voice-over:”Wiley Ray and The Big O Band.”

Promo with Orbison History Overview





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