Amy Armstrong and Freddy Allen are entertainers standing out above the rest. The Chicago-based “Dynamic Duo” has been captivating audiences for 20 years.
Amy and Freddy have performed in cities coast to coast, including Los Angeles, New York, Portland, St. Louis, Key West, San Francisco, St. Paul, Seattle, Detroit, Saugatuck, Provincetown, Athens, San Diego, New Orleans, Boston, Copenhagen, Orlando, Denver, Puerto Vallarta, Ft. Lauderdale, Grand Rapids and Chicago.
They have been the opening act for several familiar names including Mary Wilson and the Supremes, Phyllis Diller, Bea Arthur, Jennifer Holiday, Judy Tenuta, Lois Bromfeld, and Judy Gold.
For 16 years, they have been the headline and mainstage act for RSVP Cruise Lines and their many sailings across the globe. RSVP hired Amy and Freddy as their 2006-2009 “Entertainment Ambassadors.”
Originally from Detroit, Amy has been a professional entertainer since she was a young child. Her powerful and soulful voice mesmerizes listeners while her hilarious and risqué humor keeps them doubled over in laughter. Amy made her home in Chicago in 1995 and quickly became one of the Windy City’s hottest talents.
Freddy, Amy’s pianist and music director, has been a professional musician for over twenty-five years. After moving from St. Louis in 1995, Freddy successfully made his name as one of Chicago’s most well known pianists. When he’s not performing with Amy, Freddy works as a freelance musician.
Amy and Freddy have produced four very successful albums; Amy and Freddy- the debut, Life is a Cabaret, Naturally Flawless and Feeling Good. All of the recordings have been recognized nationally, and have received rave reviews.
Amy’s beautiful voice, edgy humor and quick wit, combined with Freddy’s impeccable musical arrangements and sly repartee, create an evening of enjoyable and unforgettable entertainment.