Tanner Kelly (director) is an active teacher, performer and is an award-winning music director around the Denver-Metro area. He is the Executive Music Director for Inspire Creative where he has directed, performed, conducted, and music directed shows, summer programs, and children's choirs for the last 8 years. Tanner was the founding musical theatre and choral director at Parker Performing Arts school, as well as the Department Chair of the Performing Arts.
He now serves as the Artistic Education Director for PPA. Tanner is the Education Director for Inspire Creative and recently served as the High School Music Education Director for StageDoor Theatre. He has music directed for Dylan's Down With the Arts, St. Luke's Performing Arts Academy and recently music directed the 2017 Henry Awards for Colorado Theatre. He is the founder of a brand new music lessons store called Music@Mainstreet in Downtown Parker which provides music lessons to all instruments and ages. He is a frequent performer at the Adams Mystery Playhouse, a musical theatre and acting judge for Denver's Thes Con and is a proud husband and father of two! Tanner is a graduate from the University of Denver's Lamont School of Music, holds his Colorado Teaching License through MSU Denver and is a Master of Music Education student at ASU.
Tracy Doty (choreographer) grew up dancing in Maryland at The Olney and Wheaton Studio’s of Dance where she began teaching at the age of 18. She was a dance major at Towson State University. Tracy was a dancing ballgirl for the Baltimore Orioles where she performed dances with the Oriole Bird and fielded foul balls! Tracy can be seen dancing on the big screen in the original John Waters’ film, Hairspray! One of her favorite “gigs” was performing at The White House as Papa Smurf! Her dance career moved her to California where she was a featured dancer/singer again for Paramount studios.
Her choreography brought top honors to both Carlsbad Dance Centre’s and California Elite’s competitive dance programs. Since moving to Colorado four years ago, Tracy has choreographed musicals throughout the Denver area including many adult company and senior company shows at StageDoor, Conifer High School, Evergreen High School, Inspire Creative, Alameda High School, and Littleton High School. Tracy is also a certified Pilates’ instructor and teaches at Evergreen Pilates as well as private training in her home studio.