Born in South Africa, raised in England, Paul Tracey has performed internationally, appeared on Broadway and The Tonight Show and written songs for The Muppets. Three of his songs appear on the DVD of the Muppets’ 2nd season; one on the Madeline Kahn episode, one with Rudolf Nureyev, and one with Milton Berle. Two of them can be seen on YouTube. Look for “Muppets, The Wishing Song” for example. The third season has another of his songs – The Dog Walk. Find out more at Paul’s website.
Awards & Accomplishments
The California Alliance for Arts Education gave him a “lifetime achievement award” in 1997 and in 2001 he received the “service award” from the California Dance Education Association. He and his wife founded the P.A.S.A. awards which recognize the achievements of professional artists who work in schools.