Internationally recognized performer, Billy McGuigan, leads his 14-piece rock and roll big band through a high-energy experience that features music from the greats – Frank Sinatra, Duke Ellington, Harry Connick Jr., to The Doors, Chuck Berry, Billy Joel to British Invasion hits and One-Hit-Wonders! Rock Twist’s all original arrangements breathe new life into audience favorites and Billy’s passion, charisma, stage presence, and unmatched energy will excite your audience and leave them screaming for more!
Billy McGuigan has received national attention and critical acclaim for his dynamic portrayal of the legendary Buddy Holly in his show Rave On! The Buddy Holly Experience and has been recognized for having one of the most innovative shows touring the country, Yesterday and Today: The Interactive Beatles Experience. He has sold out theaters all across North America and has broken box office and attendance records in several theaters across the country. Billy’s Yesterday and Today holds the record for the longest running show in the history of the Howard Drew Theatre at the Omaha Community Playhouse. Billy has won countless awards for his work including the Spotlight Award for Best Actor in a Musical, an Omaha Entertainment and Arts Award, he was the recipient of the Midland Business Journals 40 under 40 award, and was awarded the Alumni Award for Excellence in Public Service by the Faculty and Staff at the University of Nebraska.