North Texas Performing Arts announced that it has promoted Kerry Murdock to general manager of its Frisco Theater operations, overseeing NTPA’s programming, operations and facilities while continuing to expand its offerings at Frisco.
“Kerry has proven to be a strong leader and an excellent educator, and we are thrilled to have her take on this important leadership role for us,” said NTPA Executive Director Darrell Rodenbaugh. “We believe this exciting move puts us on a whole new trajectory of impact and value as we expand our offerings at Frisco.”
Murdock has been a resident of Frisco for years and has strong ties to the North Texas community. As NTPA’s General Manager for Frisco Operations, she will build on NTPA – Frisco’s lineup of shows, expand the class and private lesson offerings, and expand the team of volunteers on the board of directors. NTPA and youth served.
“I couldn’t be more thrilled to take on this exciting new role and bring my passion for education and the arts to Frisco,” said General Manager Kerry Murdock. “Frisco has so much young talent, and my job is to give each of these young stars the opportunity to feel the profound impact of the stage.”
Kerry has been on the NTPA staff for two years and has proven to be a strong leader, organizer and creative director. Kerry holds a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from East Central University in Oklahoma with a minor in musical theater and a master’s of education in multicultural literature from Xavier University in Ohio. Kerry has spent the past 25 years working with children as a teacher, choir director, storyteller, director, costume director and piano teacher, and recently led the core learning experience for the Conservatory of NTPA Academy.
Last year NTPA – Frisco produced over thirty productions with nearly three hundred performances in total. His future season of shows includes hits like Grease, Disney’s Descendants, Legally Blonde JR, and more. For more information, visit ntpa.org/frisco.
NTPA – Frisco will host a “Welcome Back” reception for Kerry between performances of Grease at the Rodenbaugh Theater at the Willow Bend Center of the Arts, to be held Saturday, August 27 at 6:00 p.m.
Tickets for Grease can be purchased at ntpa.org/tickets.