The Pecan Cracker

The Pecan Cracker

Music and Lyrics by: Bob Bruce 

NORD Ty Tracy Theatre    12/18/2003 - 1/10/2004 (schedule)

Category:  Musical · Comedy · Community · World Premiere

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A distinctly New Orleans retelling of the classic tale of "The Nutcracker", prodigiously talented Ricky Graham wrote and yet another local musical treasure alongside his frequent collaborators Bob Bruce and the NORD Theatre's creator and guiding force for more than 30 years, Ty Tracy.

"While it ain't exactly the Nutcracker" exclaimed theatre reviewer David Cuthbert in the Times-Picayune, audiences enjoyed the distinctive Graham slant on the storyline, which utilized the concept of a play within a play.

Sadly, this was to be Ty Tracy's last production. The beloved director and producer of the theatre in Gallier Hall passed away suddenly ...Read More

Brian Sterling.... Lucien *
Carlos Gonzalez.... Svetlana Somonovitch *
Diana Macera.... Tammie Labare *
Gia Rabito DiLeo.... Lorraine Genivieve *
Helen Blanke.... Ms. Margie *
Rudy Rasmussen.... Mr. Anthony Kleinpeter *
Terrell Robinson.... Frank *
Flannery Peters Broach.... Bunny
Harold Jenkins.... George Jefferson
*=featured role

Ty Tracy ....  Director
Leo Jones ....  Choreographer
Melissa Lyons ....  Asst. Choreographer
Ricky Graham ....  Asst. Director; Writer - Music & Lyrics
Harold Jenkins ....  Dance Captain
Carlos Gonzalez ....  Photographer
Dave Thomas ....  Drums

Notes: Final production of producer and theatre legend Ty Tracy. Officially brought to a close "The Golden Age of NORD Theatre."
Record created by: cmgonz

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