Tracy Nygard is a recent transplant from Boston making her Shedd debut. Some favorite productions in the Boston area include: A Little Night Music (Desiree – 2010 IRNE Best Actress), Chess (Florence – IRNE nominee), Ruthless! (Judy Denmark – IRNE nominee), Steel Magnolias (Truvy), Nine (Louisa), The Full Monty (Vicki), Aida (Aida), Man of LaMancha (Aldonza), Company (Sarah), Five Women Wearing the Same Dress (Georgeanne), and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Muriel). She was last seen in the Cottage Theater’s production of Gypsy (Tessie Tura). Tracy earned a BFA in musical theater from The Boston Conservatory.