About Scott Faris

Scott Faris is a director of live theatrical shows, concerts and spectacles.

Scott Faris is a director of live theatrical shows, concerts and spectacles.  His arena spectacular, Walking With Dinosaurs, gained rave revues around the world and had record-breaking runs at both New York’s Madison Square Garden and London’s O2 Arena.  In Las Vegas, he directed Bette Midler’s The Showgirl Must Go On at the Colosseum Theatre at Caesars Palace, Véronic - Voices currently playing in the Jubilee Showroom at Bally’s Casino, EFX! at the MGM Grand and was part of the original team that created the amazing Siegfried & Roy at the Mirage.  

Although he has become a specialist in large-scale, high-tech productions, he is equally experienced with more intimate productions.  He has directed over twenty productions of Chicago, the Musical in a dozen languages around the world, Rio, an original musical at the NY Musical Theatre Festival, In Perfect Harmony, a concert at New York City’s prestigious 92 Street Y, and the national tours of Sweet Charity and South Pacific.

Scott has a reputation as an exceptional show-doctor and has come to the rescue of several productions that went on the have successful runs.  He took over direction of the Leslie Bricusse musical, Sammy, at the Old Globe in San Diego and has been a directing consultant forCirque Du Soleil.

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