Buddy returned to the North Bay Area in early 2020 with a scintillating run at the 180-seat GK Hardt Theatre in Santa Rosa.
Buddy is embarking on an 11-week U.S. tour this February! Produced by New Jersey-based Boebe Productions and directed by Steve Steiner (a member of the original Broadway company of Buddy), the cast are revved-up and ready to go, so be sure to catch them at a theatre near you!
New York, NY
Matt, 20, is an EMC performer based out of NYC, who attended Wagner College, graduating in 2018 with a B.A. in Theatre Performance. He played the role of Jerry Allison (drums) at Highlands Playhouse (Highlands, NC) in their record-breaking production of Buddy in June 2019. Matt also plays electric bass, guitar, piano, and saxophone all to a performance-ready standard.
Buddy definitely 'rocked' in the Rockies during September 2019 at the Yates Memorial Theatre in Lethbridge, leaving audiences raving!
Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Benjamin played Joe B. Mauldin in the well-received Casa Mañana production of Buddy in Fort Worth, Texas, in September 2019, and would love to be considered for other productions. Based in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex, Benjamin is 27, and suitable for Joe B. Mauldin and the 4th Cricket track. He is proficient on upright and electric bass, guitar, and piano.
A magnificent production and fabulous run of Buddy in Indianapolis meant Summer 2019 was a hot and rockin' one for Beef & Boards patrons!
We're almost two weeks into the 30th Anniversary tour, and reviews from Harlow and Plymouth are united in their praise for the show!
New York, NY
New York, NY
30th Anniversary U.K. tour - full cast announced!
The beautiful 399-seat John Engeman Theater heated up Long Island with its production of Buddy over seven incredible weeks in early 2019. Audiences left raving!
This wonderful production kept Stage 773 in Chicago rocking throughout spring and summer 2018, and garnered American Blues Theater an impressive five prestigious Jeff Awards in the process!
Sixty years since Buddy Holly first entered the UK album charts with The Chirping Crickets in 1958, the Rock & Roll pioneer is back in the Top 10, with an album that picks up where he left off at his very last recording session...
The 50th annual Joseph Jefferson Awards, recognizing the work of Equity productions in the Chicago area (held October 22, at the Drury Lane Theatre in Oakbrook, Illinois) saw American Blues Theater take home five Jeff Awards for their 2018 production of Buddy—The Buddy Holly Story, including the prizes for: Best Production, Musical (Midsize); Best Director, Midsize Theater (Lili-Anne Brown); Best Ensemble, Musical; Best Performer in a Principal Role, Musical (Zachary Stevenson); and Best Music Direction (Michael Mahler).