School Director 2018-02-06T18:50:03+00:00


Scott Conway BFA, AEA
School Director

Mr. Scott Conway, B.F.A., A.E.A has been the director for the San Antonio School for the Performing Arts for nearly thirty years.

After choreographing shows at Walt Disney World, Mr. Conway moved to San Antonio to open Sea World of Texas and later Fiesta Texas. As part of the original creative staff at Fiesta Texas, he was awarded the Most Popular Theme Park Show in America as the original choreographer for Rockin’ At Rockville High.

Mr. Conway’s career spans the dance spectrum from classical ballet to union musical theatre, industrials and conventions.  He has taught master classes and choreographed throughout North America, Middle America, South America and Asia. Furthermore, Mr. Conway has judged nearly every national dance competition in the United States.

Prior to his choreography work, Mr. Conway performed with Edward Villella, Patricia McBride, Carol Lawrence, Kay Ballard, Dawn Wells and the New York City Rockettes. Mr. Conway has toured the globe with a variety of performers and shows.

Awarded a Bachelor of Fine Arts in musical theatre and directing from the United States International University, Mr. Conway trained with Madame Margarite Ellicott, Maxine Mahon, Charles Bennett, John Hart OBE, Ann Howard, Erling Sunde, Elizabeth Sutorius, Roland Dupree, Joe Tremaine, George Koller and Steve Condos.

Mr. Conway’s early training was at the California Ballet School in San Diego, California. He later became a member of the California Ballet Company, also in San Diego, where he danced in many classical ballet pieces.

As the co-founder and artistic director of the Alamo City Dance Company he has produced and/or choreographed productions such as The Nutcracker , A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Giselle Act II, Swan Lake Act II, Les Sylphides, Rodeo, Pas de Quatre’, The Ice Skaters,  and two original productions Lepidoptera and A Clock-watcher’s Paradox. Mr. Conway has twice won the Globe award for best choreography in San Antonio.