Scott Neale is a Scenic Designer and Theming Consultant operating out of St. Louis, Missouri. Scott holds an MFA in Scenic Design from Northwestern University and a BFA in Scenic Design and Scenic Painting from the Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University.
In theatre, he has designed for the Chicago Children's Choir, Steppenwolf Theatre Company (in Chicago, Off Broadway, and the Galway Theatre Festival), Lookingglass Theatre Company, Shakespeare Festival of St. Louis, Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, The Great River Shakespeare Festival, Albany Park Theatre Project, Upstream Theater, New Jewish Theater, Metro Theater Company and various others.
In the theme park industry, he has designed for Busch Gardens Tampa and Williamsburg, SeaWorld Orlando and SanDiego, Aquatica, Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen, and the St. Louis Zoo. He has designed concepts for countless events and exhibits throughout the country.
Scott recently was visiting Head of Production at the Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University and continues to be an adjunct professor. In addition to design, he is a visual and graphic artist and photographer.
He is a credited contributor to the collegiate textbook Scene Design and Stage Lighting, 9th and 10th Editions (Parker, Wolf & Block: 9th and 10th Editions © Wadsworth 2009, 2013)