Experts Guide

Name: Tracy Nunnally
Title: Associate Professor
Department: Theatre and Dance
Office Phone: 815-753-9342
E-mail: tnunnally@niu.edu
Expertise: Tracy Nunnally has worked in professional theatre for many years. During the 1990's, he served concurrently as the Technical Director for Theatre Calgary, a Lecturer in Theatre Technology for Mount Royal College, the Lead Rigger for Down Stage Right Industries, a Special Consultant for Johnson Systems, Inc., and the Chairman of the Education Committee for I.A.T.S.E. Local 212, all based in Calgary , Alberta , Canada . Currently, Mr. Nunnally holds the positions of President of Hall Associates Flying Effects, President of the North American Association of Flying Effects Directors (N.A.A.F.E.D.), and maintains his active membership in the I.A.T.S.E. and the U.S.I.T.T. Mr. Nunnally specializes in all aspects of rigging, motion control, pyrotechnics, special effects, scenery construction, and CADD, and has designed and executed an extremely diverse range of systems and effects for clients all over North America. Additionally, he gives numerous workshops in his areas of specialization to a wide array of groups every year. Through his company, Mr. Nunnally provides flying effects for over sixty clients per year, including numerous productions of Peter Pan, Beauty and the Beast, The Wizard of Oz, Angles in America, Seussical, Barnum, Ragtime, and A Christmas Carol . As a Technical Director, Mr. Nunnally's numerous credits include the recent Broadway production of Medea , which also played in notable venues such as the Kennedy Center in Washington , DC , the Zellerbach Theatre in Berkeley , CA , and Le Théâtre National de Chaillot, in Paris , France.
Topics: Theatre
Last Updated: 11/10/2008