Tyson is a professional actor in the Twin Cities. He has performed in regional theaters throughout the country including numerous performances at the Guthrie, Ordway, and Jungle Theater. Over the years he has developed a talent and special interest in creating new works. Tyson and his wife, Markell Kiefer, are the Artistic Directors of TigerLion Arts which collaborated in the spring of 2012 with Circus Juventas on the new children’s musical, The Dragons are Singing Tonight. Their production of Nature has been touring the country for the last five years and will be returning to Minnesota in 2019.