G. Scott Lacy
G. Scott Lacy is an award winning musical director. He has musical directed over 150 productions working with such theatre companies as the Tony Award Winning La Jolla Playhouse, the award winning Lamb's Players Theatre, the Musical Theatre Guild of Los Angeles, Diversionary Theatre, New Conservatory Theatre, Diablo Theatre Company, 42nd Street Moon, San Diego Repertory Theatre, San Diego Opera, North Coast Repertory Theatre, the Emmy Award Winning Malashock Dance Company and many others. Mr. Lacy has had the honor of working with some of the theatres finest directors including Tony Award Winner Des McAnuff, Tony Award Nominee Michael Greif, Neel Keller, Peter Schneider, Les Waters, Regina Taylor, Susan Booth, Todd Neilson, Cynthia Stokes, John Malashock, Mindy Cooper, Robert Smyth, Deborah Smyth, and Kerry Meads. Mr. Lacy received the 2009 San Francisco Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Musical Direction and the 2014 San Diego Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Musical Direction. During his theatrical career, Mr. Lacy has had the honor of working the Tony Winners Kelli O'Hara and Sutton Foster as well as Tony Nominees Ken Page and Beth Malone.
Mr. Lacy is also a successful vocal coach whose clients include Tony, Emmy, Grammy and Golden Globe Award Winning performers. His students have attended such prestigious universities as University of Michigan, NYU, Yale, Harvard, Carnegie Melon, North Carolina School of the Arts, UCSD, UCLA, Emerson, Rider, University of Miami and Sarah Lawrence. Mr. Lacy was a faculty member of the San Diego Opera's Summer Intensive Program for Singers for three years and served for 8 years as the Vocal Coach for the Tony Award Winning La Jolla Playhouse's Summer Conservatory Program.
Mr. Lacy is a successful cabaret and recording artist. Mr. Lacy has worked with such talented performers as Film/Television /Broadway Star Emily Bergl, Broadway's Allie Trimm, Emmy Award Winner Jai Rodriguez, Arianna Savalas, Steven Fales, Sandy Campbell, Angelo D'Agostino, Tyler Kent, Leanne Borghesi and performs a number of one man shows. His cabaret work has been seen in NYC (Joe's Pub, The Laurie Beechman, Metropolitan Room), San Francisco (Society Cabaret, Feinstein's at the Nikko, The Rrazz Room) Los Angeles (The Gardenia Room, Upright Cabaret, M Bar), Atlanta (Paris on Ponce) San Diego (Society Cabaret, Martinis Above Fourth, Schroeder's, Palace Bar, Celebration Cabaret), Seattle (Can Can), Chicago (Davenport's), Shanghai (JW's, Nessun Dorma) and Beijing (Flow Bar). Mr. Lacy has had the honor of performing with the late Broadway and Film legend John Raitt, Tony Award Winners Christian Hoff, Hal Linden and Michael Cerveris as well as Broadway and Film Star Anthony Rapp. He is the creator and founding partner of SOCIETY CABARET in San Francisco at the Hotel Rex.
He has sung with the acclaimed Worship and Praise group, FOUR IN FAITH for 20 years and recorded three albums with that group. Mr. Lacy has spent much of his career raising money for such charities as Outreach International, Habitat For Humanity, Many Hands, the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and many local charities. He has recorded 7 albums with various artists and in 2004 released his debut CD, A QUIET PLACE and released his second CD, THIS CHRISTMAS in 2010. Mr. Lacy is currently re-releasing his debut cd A QUIET PLACE on iTunes and CD Baby in the Summer of 2015. Scott is also an ordained minister and serves as the Pastor of the Community of Christ church in San Francisco. He lives with his husband/partner of 24 years, writer/actor/model Christopher M. Nelson.