|Ty Frazier is a Lighting Designer and Production Manager based in Houston, Texas. He has been working professionally in the industry since the age of 15; and has since worked on more than 200 theatrical productions.
Ty has been a part of many productions with performers and guests such as President George Bush Sr and Jr, Ashanti, Ja Rule, Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Queen Latifah, Ludacris, La Mafia, Jon Bon Jovi, Nene Leakes, Zac Brown Band, Lady Gaga, and many others. He has previously worked on productions including Super Bowl LI, Free Press Summer Fest, Houston Zoo's Feast with the Beast, Freedom over Texas (July 4th), Republican Presidential Debate (Houston 2016) and has stage managed events for The Houston Press for over 10 years.
In addition to production, Ty also operates a software development company. Ty taught himself at the age of 19 to write code, and has since developed and launched a number of softwares to help small businesses operate more efficiently. Now operating more than 50 websites, he most recently launched HoustonTheatreScene.com to help connect Houston Theatre with patrons and backstage artists.
Ty graduated from the University of Houston with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre with an emphasis in Production and most recently launched his own company, Tytec LLC. Additionally, he led a successful political campaign in 2009, launched a local magazine in 2012, currently teaches class at a local high school, hosts and award winning karaoke show, and is an active member of Bunnies on the Bayou (Bunnies has raised more than $830,000 to assist local non-profits support and strengthen important cultural and outreach programs, provide critical health care services and encourage life changing educational opportunities).
Ty was recently awarded "Personality of the Year" and has previously received awards and nominations for "Best Lighting Design," "Best Local (male) Entertainer," and "Best Technical Direction."