He serves on the Young Professional’s Board of Family Bridges. bringing bilingual plays, videos and podcasts to multicultural audiences.
In addition to directing large-scale theatre productions in Chicago and Joliet, Freddie has produced plays in Illinois & New Mexico. He’s also collaborated on international productions in Augsburg & Osaka as an ensemble member of the German theatre troupe Bluespots Productions.
For a list of his theatrical, film and VO roles, see below.
MIDWEST EMMY AWARDS (NOMINATION) – PRODUCER – ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT – PROGRAM
ALLIANCE OF LATINX THEATER ARTISTS – OUTSTANDING PRODUCTION – DIRECTOR/WRITER/PRODUCER – “LA BODA”
PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS – BEST FAMILY FRIENDLY PODCAST – WRITER/PRODUCER – “THE STRUGGLE IS REAL”
TELLY AWARDS – GOLD WINNER (2014, 2015 & 2016) – ONLINE, CRAFT-WRITING
“Nostalgia isn’t the main attraction here. That would be the performances by Freddie Beckley…” – Chicago Reader, Whiskey Radio Hour
“The romantic counter to this tireless heroine is the lovable Dink, played with conviction by Freddie Beckley.” – The Times of Northwest Indiana, Thismia Americana