Loyola University Chicago

Department of Fine and Performing Arts

Administrative and Production Staff

Scott Heston

Title/s: Operations Manager and Instructor of Dance Science

Office #: Mundelein 1202

Phone: 773.508.3674 or 312.420.5407 (cell)

E-mail: sheston@luc.edu


Scott Heston began dance training at the Pioneer Valley Ballet in Northampton, MA. A detour into acting and technical theater followed, then he revisited the dance world in college earning a BA in Theater, Photography, and Dance from Simon's Rock College. After stints managing several Chicago theaters, Scott returned to his passion at the University of Illinois Chicago earning an MS in Kinesiology, specializing injury prevention and rehabilitation for performing artists. He is currently at Loyola University Chicago teaching Dance Kinesiology and is Operations Manager for the Department of Fine and Performing Arts there. In his copious free time Scott is also the Managing Director of Le Ballet Petit School of Dance and a member of the Performing Arts Medicine Association and the International Association for Dance Medicine and Science. Scott is also a current record holder in the Guinness Book of World Records though he has to date declined to say in what category.