Directors

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Amy Schneider

Amy has been a choreographer for Showtime On Ice since 2001, and it is her 14th year as Performance Director. Amy is a member of the Denver Figure Skating Club and member and rated coach of the Professional Skaters Association and has been coaching for 27 years. A U.S. Figure Skating Gold Medalist in Freestyle, she spent 4 years performing in both the national and international touring companies of Walt Disney’s World on Ice. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Human Performance & Sport from Metropolitan State College. Amy is married to fellow coach Billy Schneider, and has two children, Phoebe and Charlie. “Being part of Showtime On Ice with such a rich legacy is a magical experience for the skaters. I am thankful that I can help develop those great memories and performance opportunities that they will always have. Many thanks to all the individuals, parents, and families and that give of their time and talent to provide this opportunity to the skaters, it is truly unique.”

 

 

 

 

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Sally Smith

Sally has an extensive background in the world of Theatre. She has directed over 200 main stage productions. Graduating with a B.A. and M.A. in Theatre and English, she went on to act and found her real love in education. She taught and directed Theatre at the high school level for over 20 years. After a throat condition retired her, she entered the world of figure skating as a style coach and fell in love all over again. She has been coaching for over 20 years. This is her 23rd year helping to direct Showtime On Ice. She is constantly inspired by her students and their dedicated parents and families. Her greatest joy is her almost 43 years of marriage to Jerry and her relationship with her daughter Ali, who is a technical coach, her son in law, Kevin and of course her beautiful grandson, Boyd!