Tracy Goodwin started winning speaking awards at the age of 12. She went on to have a thriving career in TV and theater. Tracy has directed plays all over the world including tours to Russie, Ireland, France and the UK. Internationally known for her work, she spent 3 years directing the Pickwick Players.
Tracy has been working with adults and young people for over 20 years. Specializing in directing and voice, Tracy loves working with business people and actors to help them increase their confidence and shine like the stars they are.
In addition to her work with young people over the last 20 years, Tracy has coached voices of TV celebrities and business leaders around the globe. Tracy taught voice at the New York Conservatory of Dramatic Arts and Mike Nichols New Actors Workshop during the 15 years she lived in NYC. She started the Theater Place in the 90’s as an umbrella company that travels with her as she directs shows in various cities and in various collaborations as well as the youth theater programs she is responsible for launching.
Tracy has published 5 books, 3 on teaching with creative drama, Captivate the Room with Your Voice and The Day They Sold the Moon, a children’s book she co-authored with her son.
Some of her celebrity client’s include: Jackson Rathbone (Twilight, On the Ship) , Micheal Arden (Big River), Sybilla Deen (Tyrant, Tut ), Reiko Aylsworth (24, Scorpion), Jadyn Wong (Scorpion), Shelley Henning (Days of Our Lives), Ryan Dorsey (Pitch), Dustin Kerns (Wolf of Wall Street), Alexandra Bard (Meanest Man in Texas), Gabi Rangel (American Crime), Orlando Rios (American Crime), Riley Smith (Scorpion)
Tracy has an M.A. in Child Drama a B.F.A. in Directing and an M.A. in Corporate Communications. Tracy worked professionally as an actor on TV for 10 years and has numerous voice-over credits. She was the spokesperson for Shell Oil Company, Blockbuster and Texas Commerce Bank.
She started directing plays and developing theater programs for young people 20 years ago. She has traveled internationally with young people doing theater and was the director of the Internationally known Pickwick Players for several years.
Tracy’s directing credits include:
Texas State University Summer Theater Camp:
Beauty and the Beast
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs
Wizard of Oz
3 tours to Russia- Foxtales (collaboration w/ the Moscow Film Institue)
2 tours to Ireland, Foxtales, Cotton Patch Gospel (collaboration w/ the Catholic Diocese of Ireland)
The Lion, Witch, and Wardrobe
High School Musical
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Much Ado About Nothing
Little Shop of Horrors
Bye, Bye Birdie
Bleeding Tree (New Playwright of the Year Award)
Is Anybody Listening? (Take back the night signature piece)