Kerby Thompson (Producing Artistic Director) has been with CRT since 2000. Previously, he lived in New York City for 14 years as an actor, director and choreographer. At CRT, he has performed in Grease (Teen Angel), Chicago (Billy Flynn - Wnner of the Syracuse Area Live Theatre Award as Best Actor of the Summer Season), Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks (Michael Minnetti), Moonlight and Magnolias (David Selznick - Winner of SALT Award as Best Actor of the Summer Season), The Music Man (Harold Hill), Anything Goes (Billy Crocker), and The World Goes Round (Man 2). CRT directing credits include Unnecessary Farce (CRT’s highest attended non-musical play), The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (CRT’s 2nd highest attended musical), The Ladies Man, Rumors, See How They Run, Pump Boys and Dinettes, Greater Tuna, and You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. Previous to coming to CRT, he performed in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes with Loni Anderson, The Best Little Whorehouse… with Barbara Eden, and Hello Dolly! with Mimi Hines. Previous directing credits include Chapter Two, A Funny Thing..., and Quilters. International tours include performances in Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia.
Barclay Diamond (Business Manager) has worked as the Business Manager in the CRT Business Office since 1993. She takes pride in her behind the scenes job and enjoys the different day to day duties involved with working in the office. Some of her duties include handling Subscriptions, Accounting, Gift Certificates, Program Ads, Corporate Sponsorships, Fundraisers and Box Office Sales. Barclay is a member of the Burns McCauliffe Post 465 American Legion Auxiliary where she holds the title of First Vice. You can also find her marching in several parades during the summer with the Legion Post’s Marching Unit. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends and sends her love to her husband, Paul, her dog Bear and their three children; Jessica, Cody and Skylar.