Dave Tinney has spent the last twenty years as a Performer /Director/ Choreographer/ Writer and Teacher. He has traveled the world with the Murray Lewis/Alwin Nikolais Dance Theatre, The BYU Young Ambassadors, and BYU Dancer’s Company. He has performed and/or created works for theatres including Sundance Theatre, Tuacahn Center for the Performing Arts, Capitol Theatre, Kingsbury Hall, and Pioneer Theatre Company. His work has also been showcased at the National Alliance of Musical Theatre Festival, ASCAP Musical Theatre workshops with Stephen Shwartz, and Governor Leavitt’s Olympic Program “Light the Fire Within’. For six years he taught in the Musical Theatre Dept. at BYU. He currently teaches in the Theatre Arts dept. at UVSC, and serves as Artistic Director for the Provo Theatre Company. As a recording artist he can be heard on The Garden, Seminary's Greatest Songs, God Be With You, True To The Faith, Let Us Go Forth, The Whole Armor of God and Night of All Nights, and his solo debut CD He Leadeth Me for which he earned a 2002 Pearl Award for Best New Artist.