The Buddy Holly Story
Jerry Allison | National Tour
"(Buddy) is backed by fantastic musicians, especially Fred Berman who plays Crickets drummer Jerry Allison.
“Rip-roaring performances were turned in by Steve Friday and Fred Berman as The Crickets."
--The Desert Sun
“Crickets Joe Mauldin (Steve Friday) and horny little drummer Jerry Allison (spunky Fred Berman) add a solid rhythmic bottom…and deliver solid performances."
--Las Vegas Review-Journal
"As Crickets Joe Mauldin and Jerry Allison, Steve Friday and Fred Berman are also spirited musicians."
--The Chicago Sun Times
"The Crickets sound terrific. Steve Friday on bass and Fred Berman on drums help make the early scenes of the show go very well. They add humor and personality."
--The Lansing State Journal
“The actors portraying Buddy (Van Zeiler) and The Crickets (Fred Berman and Steve Friday) are excellent….they successfully portray the bond between Holly and his band…"
--The Salt Lake Tribune
"As The Crickets, Steve Friday and Fred Berman provide great companionship to Buddy and are fun to watch just on their own…"
--The Des Moines Register