Lida Winfield

Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance

 
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 Spring Term 2017- Monday's, Tuesday's, and Thursday's 11:00a.m.-12:00 p.m., and by appointment
 Mahaney Center for the Arts 204

Lida Winfield is an innovative and accomplished dancer, choreographer, spoken word artist and educator. She creates original solo, duet and group work; merging storytelling, dance and visual art.  She has traveled nationally and internationally working with diverse populations in conventional and unconventional settings. She considers her artistic practice inextricably linked to her role as an educator and is dedicated to using the performing arts to move herself and others forward intellectually, developmentally, socially and spiritually.


Lida has taught and performed in a variety of places such as; Roger Williams University, Habla: The Center for Language and Culture in Mexico, National Dance Association Conference, Skidmore College and the Bates Dance Festival. In 2011, she toured original duet work with Ellen Smith Ahern and intermedia dance company Double Vision across Europe. Lida studied at The School for New Dance Development in Amsterdam and earned a Master of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Arts from Goddard College, VT. In 2016 she was honored with the Rebecca Blunk Fund Award though NEFA. In 2017 Lida was awarded the National Performance Network creation grant for her new work IMAGINARY.  www.lidawinfield.com

 

Program in Dance

Mahaney Center for the Arts
72 Porter Field Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753