David Connolly is a director/choreographer and educator who has collaborated with artists including Katy Perry, Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, Elton John, Sarah Jessica Parker, k d lang, Sarah Brightman, and many others. He received his Honours Bachelor Degree in Musical Theatre Performance from Sheridan College. Immediately upon graduating, David made his Broadway debut, and became the first and only amputee to ever perform there. He remains deeply committed to matters concerning inclusivity and the welfare of children.
Currently, David coaches online through SideBiz Studio, and serves as the Associate Artistic Director at Drayton Entertainment, where he has led the creation and implementation of Drayton’s Youth Education Program, and helmed over 30 productions including the Canadian regional theatre premieres of Kinky Boots, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Mamma Mia! and Disney’s Newsies.