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Blog Profile / The Winger


URL :http://thewinger.com/
Filed Under:Arts / Dance
Posts on Regator:508
Posts / Week:1.4
Archived Since:April 3, 2008

Blog Post Archive

5×4

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : The Winger

Hello. This post is for everyone who lives in San Francisco and the greater bay area. Not you? Discontinue reading BUT you cant because your eyes like the pretty pictures. My company TAGsf...

Beginnings…

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : The Winger

SYREN has begun work on our 18th piece.. We have a campaign running to help underwrite the (huge) costs of studio space here in the city. I hope you’ll check it out by...

Merry Christmas!

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : The Winger

Merry Christmas to all! This is the first year in a long time that I have not produced a show this time of year! A very strange feeling for me! I have been...

Happy New Year with Free Art

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : The Winger

Enter a comment on the YouTube page comment section and be entered to win a free hand drawn print by Monchito. Applies only for US residents. Winner will be announced 2/2/2012

My First Year at the School of American Ballet

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : The Winger

As the year is finishing up, I wanted to share some photos from my classes here. SAB winter term has been amazing! I have learned so much from my teachers, and I love...

Ghost Line Dance Film on Kickstarter

3 weeks agoArts / Dance : The Winger

Check out this cool looking dance film project by Cori Olinghouse and Shona Masarin on Kickstarter…

NYCB MOVES at the 2012 Vail International Dance Festival

2 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

One of my 2011 regrets was missing New York City Ballet MOVES’ debut performance in Vail, which occurred under the aegis of the Vail International Dance Festival, directed by Damian Woetzel. I was thrilled to return to the Festival for the third year as an intern and witness MOVES’ second tour here. On Friday, July 27, [...]

My First Year at SAB

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

As the year is finishing up, I wanted to share some photos from my classes here. SAB winter term has been amazing! I have learned so much from my teachers, and I love the classes. I have also been able to see the New York City Ballet perform many times which has been a great [...]

Happy New Year

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

Enter a comment on the YouTube page comment section and be entered to win a free hand drawn print by Monchito. Applies only for US residents. Winner will be announced 2/2/2012 b

Merry Christmas!

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

Merry Christmas to all! This is the first year in a long time that I have not produced a show this time of year! A very strange feeling for me! I have been keeping busy teaching at North Carolina Dance Theatre and have had the pleasure of working with some students at Spirit Square. [...]

Nutcracker Season

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

When I was home over Thanksgiving break, I saw Columbia City Ballet’s The Nutcracker. My little sister, Isabel, was in the performance as a party girl. Here is a photo from the dress rehearsal. She also did a Nutcracker with her studio, Hilton Head Dance Theatre. This is a photo after one of the shows. I dislocated [...]

Beginnings..

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

SYREN has begun work on our 18th piece.. We have a campaign running to help underwrite the (huge) costs of studio space here in the city. I hope you’ll check it out by clicking above! Feel free to re-post/tweet/facebook~share anywhere. It would be a big help to us. We have had small [...]

5×4

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

Hello. This post is for everyone who lives in San Francisco and the greater bay area. Not you? Discontinue reading BUT you cant because your eyes like the pretty pictures. My company TAGsf is kicking off its fall season 5x4 at Kunst-Stoff Arts on September 23rd and 24th and I am very proud of the program of [...]

More Rehearsal Footage + Photos from Vail, Week 2

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

A huge aspect of the festival in Vail is collaboration. New partnerships that dive across company and country boundaries,  that emerge between dancers, choreographers, musicians, and movement styles. Most of these new partnerships are tested for the first time in Vail, several weeks or even days in advance of their debuts. For this reason, mornings [...]

Meeting an Original Balanchine Ballerina

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

Yesterday afternoon, my mother, sister, and I had a visit with Una Kai. Una was one of the very first Balanchine ballerinas. She told us about how she got started in dance, and how she ended up with Balanchine. After dancing as principal with Balanchine for a while, she became the ballet mistress. Una brought [...]

International Evenings I

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

I suppose since this last weekend’s events have always been billed as International Evenings of Dance the variety that came to life onstage should not have come as too much of a surprise. I have always loved going to galas- the excitement of flipping through your program to see what comes next, the tangible rise in audience [...]

Back to Vail

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

Hi everyone, I should re-introduce myself. My name is Erica Sheftman, and I’m a former dancer/current student at Harvard, back to Vail this summer for a long weekend. Last summer I was lucky enough to chronicle the events of the festival for its entire duration, and I’m thrilled to be here again for several days punctuated [...]

Art imitating life

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

Hey guys. I hope everyone is well. I want to start off by saying thank to everyone who helped my friend Quinn Wharton of the San Francisco Ballet get his project funded through kickstarter. Im sure he has a lot of photos to send everyone:) Currently Ive been working on producing a new season of works through [...]

Summer Update

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

This summer my little sister, Isabel, was at Chautauqua in Workshop 1. This is her second summer there and I have also been to Chautauqua for two summers. We both love it there! The teachers are wonderful and the grounds are beautiful. My summer at SAB was cut short two weeks ago. I dislocated my knee [...]

Shout out

3 years agoArts / Dance : The Winger

I wanted to give a shout out to my kids in Savannah who started me back on my right path and who were there from the beginning with me in Savannah. I have been in Charlotte, NC for about a month now after giving my studio in Savannah up to do a little growing and finding [...]

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