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Scott Davis

 
Bio:
Scott has been designing lights for the entertainment industry since 1986. Theatre shows include Cabaret, Pippin, Grease, Gigi, Naughty Marietta, The Full Monty, Waiting for Godot, Hamlet, The Grapes of Wrath, Pantomime, Fences, A Raisin in the Sun, A Kwanza Song, Celebrations, The Importance of ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Scott has been designing lights for the entertainment industry since 1986. Theatre shows include Cabaret, Pippin, Grease, Gigi, Naughty Marietta, The Full Monty, Waiting for Godot, Hamlet, The Grapes of Wrath, Pantomime, Fences, A Raisin in the Sun, A Kwanza Song, Celebrations, The Importance of ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Scenic Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Scenic Design
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2006]
Assistant Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2005]
Associate Lighting Designer
 
[Beverly, MA (Regional), 2005]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Assistant Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Assistant Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2004]
Assistant Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Assistant Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2003]
Assistant Lighting Designer

Scott Davis Biography

Scott has been designing lights for the entertainment industry since 1986. Theatre shows include Cabaret, Pippin, Grease, Gigi, Naughty Marietta, The Full Monty, Waiting for Godot, Hamlet, The Grapes of Wrath, Pantomime, Fences, A Raisin in the Sun, A Kwanza Song, Celebrations, The Importance of Being Earnest, Twelfth Night, Do Black Patten Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up, and the World Premiere of A Piece of my Heart. Scott toured for years doing jobs all the way from Vari Lite Tech to Production Designer. The concerts and touring shows either designed for or toured with include Marillion, Lou Rawls, Jeffry Osbourne, WAR, Cameo, Pat Green, Journey, Big Daddy Weave, World Wrestling Federation Tour, Lysistrata Tour, Singing in the Rain Tour, Dr. Oz’s Real Age Tour, Sylvia Brown’s If You Could See What I See Tour, Hay House Publishing’s I Can Do It Tour, and Kirk Franklin with Yolanda Adams tour. Scott’s had the pleasure of working with some of the greatest companies in the US including Cleveland Playhouse, The Ohio Ballet, E.J. Thomas Hall, Richfield Coliseum, The Scope and Chrysler Hall, Carousel Dinner Theatre, The Kenley Players, Cain Park, Lyric Stage, Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival, Virginia Stage Company, Virginia Opera, Virginia Summer Musicals, Dallas Theater Center, Media Theatre, Newgate Theatre, Trinity Repertory Theatre, ART at Harvard University, The Runway Theatre, Greater Lewisville Community Theatre, Musical Theatre of Denton, The Sandra Feinstein Gamm Theatre, The Providence Black Repertory Theatre, AART, and The Black Academy for Arts and Letters. Scott attended the University of Akron and finished his degree in Theatre Arts at Trinity University. Mr. Davis is past president of The Runway Theatre in Grapevine, Texas and is now the Artistic Director at The Daum Theatre Company in Grand Prairie, TX.

Scott Davis Awards and Nominations

 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Scenic Design
Scott Davis, Ride the Cyclone

Scott Davis News

Review: RIDE THE CYCLONE At Arena Stage Photo Review: RIDE THE CYCLONE At Arena Stage
by Jack L. B. Gohn - Jan 23, 2023

Go See It! Join the enthralled cult! It’s for anyone who was ever a theater or choir kid. It’s for anyone who ever had a sexuality of any flavor whatsoever, or just even an inner life. It’s for the frustrated amateur metaphysician in each of us. And it is certainly for the amateur detective in each of us; the creators, Jacob Richmond and Brooke Maxwell, have sprinkled clues and non sequiturs everywhere for us to ponder.

Review: RIDE THE CYCLONE at Arena Stage's Kreeger Theater Photo Review: RIDE THE CYCLONE at Arena Stage's Kreeger Theater
by Ken Kemp - Jan 23, 2023

Ride the Cyclone is a simply wonderful evening of fun, escapist theatre. It's quirky and unconventional and playing at Arena Stage's Kreeger Theater through February 9th.

Kathy Mattea & Suzy Bogguss To Play WYO Theater In February Photo Kathy Mattea & Suzy Bogguss To Play WYO Theater In February
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 21, 2023

Kathy Mattea and Suzy Bogguss will appear on the WYO Stage together (at last) Sunday February 19 at 4pm.

EVERLY BROTHERS EXPERIENCE Comes to the WYO Photo EVERLY BROTHERS EXPERIENCE Comes to the WYO
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2023

Experience The Everly Brothers at the WYO Friday February 17 at 7pm. Featuring the Zmed Brothers, The Everly Brothers Experience pays rock & roll homage to the pioneers themselves, Don & Phil Everly.

TAKE3 Comes to the WYO Next Month Photo TAKE3 Comes to the WYO Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jan 18, 2023

Take3 ignites the WYO stage Friday February 10 at 7pm. With a flair for the wild and unexpected, the genre-defying trio, TAKE3, brings the refinement of a rigorous classical music background and infuses it with rock-star charisma. Trained at the world’s top conservatories, TAKE3 has expanded their repertoire from Bach and Beethoven to Bieber and The Beach Boys. 

Cast Announced for RIDE THE CYCLONE DC Premiere at Arena Stage Photo Cast Announced for RIDE THE CYCLONE DC Premiere at Arena Stage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2022

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announced the cast for the D.C. premiere of Ride the Cyclone. Arena Stage’s Kreeger Theater will be transformed into somewhere between earth and—well, not earth—when Ride the Cyclone plays from January 13 – February 19, 2023.

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by BWW - Dec 27, 2022

Bush/Marshall/Meyer/Meyer To Take The WYO Stage For One Night Only Photo Bush/Marshall/Meyer/Meyer To Take The WYO Stage For One Night Only
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 21, 2022

American music masters Sam Bush, Mike Marshall, and Edgar Meyer join with George Meyer for a special collaboration unlike anything you've seen at the WYO on Saturday January 28 at 7pm.

12 Days Left To Vote For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Chicago Awards; The Little Theatre On Photo 12 Days Left To Vote For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Chicago Awards; The Little Theatre On The Square Leads Favorite Local Theatre!
by BWW - Dec 19, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 19th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Chicago Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Review: DOLLY PARTON'S SMOKY MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS CAROL, Queen Elizabeth Hall Photo Review: DOLLY PARTON'S SMOKY MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS CAROL, Queen Elizabeth Hall
by Franco Milazzo - Dec 14, 2022

How much does the world love Dolly Parton? Let us count the ways. She gave $1m to help fund the Moderna vaccine which has saved around two million lives, she started up in 2007 the Imagination Library which every month now donates more than 40,000 books across the UK and she wrote “Jolene” and “I Will Always Love You” on the same day.

Scott Davis Videos

VIDEO: First Look at the Newly Updated DIARY OF A WIMPY KID THE MUSICAL at Children's Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at the Newly Updated DIARY OF A WIMPY KID THE MUSICAL at Children's Theatre Company

by Stage Tube - May 2, 2022

Children’s Theatre Company is presenting Diary of a Wimpy Kid the Musical, the smash hit production based on The New York Times best-selling Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series and media franchise.

VIDEO: Laurissa Romain Covers 'Change Gonna Come' by Sam Cooke Videoplay
VIDEO: Laurissa Romain Covers 'Change Gonna Come' by Sam Cooke

by Stage Tube - Aug 16, 2020

Singer/Songwriter, Laurissa Romain's has released a cover of Sam Cooke's 'Change Gonna Come.'

VIDEO: First Look at Milwaukee Rep's HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at Milwaukee Rep's HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH

by Stage Tube - Jan 31, 2020

Milwaukee Repertory Theater's Hedwig and the Angry Inch will run January 28 - March 8, 2020 in the Stiemke Studio. Matt Rodin will perform the title character Hedwig with Rep favorite Bethany Thomas (Songs for Nobodies, Milwaukee Rep) as Yitzhak.

VIDEO: Watch Clips From SMOKY MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS CAROL; Plus Dolly Parton Gives a Spe Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Clips From SMOKY MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS CAROL; Plus Dolly Parton Gives a Speech on Opening Night

by Stage Tube - Dec 11, 2019

DOLLY PARTON'S SMOKY MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS CAROL recently opened at Emerson Colonial Theater. Check out clips from the production, as well as Dolly Parton's speech from opening night!

VIDEO: Cut Loose At FOOTLOOSE At Marriott Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO: Cut Loose At FOOTLOOSE At Marriott Theatre

by Stage Tube - Apr 16, 2019

The Marriott Theatre is thrilled to welcome back ten-time Jeff Award-winning director Gary Griffin to helm the exhilarating smash hit FOOTLOOSE, running April 10 through June 2, 2019 with a press opening on Wednesday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire. Based on a true story and the 1984 classic film, FOOTLOOSE is a compelling story of teenage rebellion and celebrating life through music and dance. Jeff Award-winning choreographer William Carlos Angulobrings dance to life in the round, with musical direction by Jeff Award winner Ryan T. Nelson.

VIDEO: HOLIDAY INN Dances Into the Marriott Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO: HOLIDAY INN Dances Into the Marriott Theatre

by Stage Tube - Nov 13, 2018

Celebrate a whole year of holidays in one wonderful musical with the regional premiere of Irving Berlin's joyous HOLIDAY INN, running November 7 through January 6 with a press opening on November 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Marriott Theatre (10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire). Inspired by the 1942 classic film, HOLIDAY INN features a beloved score by one of the greatest songwriters in American history, Irving Berlin. Tony Award nominee Denis Jones (Pre-Broadway: Tootsie; Broadway: Holiday Inn; Broadway/Marriott Theatre: Honeymoon in Vegas) directs and choreographs this Broadway hit, joined by Jeff Award-winning Musical Director Ryan T. Nelson.

VIDEO: First Look at SWEET CHARITY at Marriott Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at SWEET CHARITY at Marriott Theatre

by Stage Tube - Sep 11, 2018

From the high-spirited bustling and gritty streets of 1960s New York City comes the Tony Award-winning Broadway phenomenon, SWEET CHARITY, continuing Marriott Theatre's sensational 2018 season, running September 5 through October 28 with a press opening on Wednesday, September 12 at 7:30 p.m. at 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire.

VIDEO: The Commencement of 'The Purge' at San-Diego Comic-Con Has Officially Begun Videoplay
VIDEO: The Commencement of 'The Purge' at San-Diego Comic-Con Has Officially Begun

by Stage Tube - Jul 23, 2018

VIDEO: The Commencement of 'The Purge' at San-Diego Comic-Con Has Officially Begun

VIDEO: Highlights From MURDER FOR TWO at Marriott Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO: Highlights From MURDER FOR TWO at Marriott Theatre

by Stage Tube - Jul 10, 2018

Combining the perfect mix of music, mayhem and murder, comes the hit musical comedy, Murder for Two, running July 3 through August 26, with a press opening on Wednesday, July 11 at 7:30 p.m. at 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire. Written by Joe Kinosian and Kellen Blair, and featuring two powerhouse actors performing 13 roles and playing the piano throughout, Murder for Two is a modern twist on the classic whodunit, directed by Jeff Award winner Scott Weinstein (Drury Lane: Rock of Ages; Griffin: Ragtime, Violet; National Tour, Las Vegas and Chicago productions of Million Dollar Quartet; world premiere of Baristas at the New York International Fringe Festival), with Music Direction by Matt Deitchman (Marriott Theatre: She Loves Me, Shrek). 

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Milwaukee Repertory Theatre's OUR TOWN Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At Milwaukee Repertory Theatre's OUR TOWN

by Alan Henry - Apr 17, 2018

Milwaukee Repertory Theater is pleased to announce the complete cast of Our Town, the closing play of the 2017/18 Season in the Quadracci Powerhouse running April 10 - May 13. This large ensemble brings together some of Wisconsin's greatest theatre talent on one stage to create anOur Town for our town.


Scott Davis Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Scott Davis been nominated for?
Outstanding Scenic Design (The Lortels) for Ride the Cyclone .