Christina Briggs Winslow
Christina Briggs Winslow was born in Virginia, where she danced with the Richmond Ballet and earned a BFA in Dance and Choreography from Virginia Commonwealth University. After receiving her MFA in Dance from the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee, she joined the faculty as a Visiting Associate Professor.
She comes to Milwaukee after 15 years in New York City, where she was on the faculty of Hofstra University, Queens College and the Joffrey Jazz & Contemporary Summer Intensive. In 2000 she joined Heidi Latsky Dance as a performer and Rehearsal Director. She continues to perform and tour with the company. Christina has also worked with a variety of other choreographers, including Carrie Ahern, Pat Cremins, and Susan Osberg. She performed for children nationwide with the Hudson Vagabond Puppets, where she was also the Rehearsal Director. In the summer of 2012, she taught Contemporary Technique and Repertory at the TseKh Summer Dance School in Moscow, Russia.
Christina is the Founder and Co-Director of Incidents Dance. Since 1998, the company performed in New York City at Clark Studio Theater at Lincoln Center, Dixon Place, Joyce SoHo, Pace University, St. Mark’s Church and University Settlement, as well as in Atlanta, Boulder, Philadelphia, New Orleans and Richmond. Incidents also participated in dancenow downtown, the Downtown Dance Festival, the d.u.m.b.o. dance festival, Goose Route Dance Festival and the Atlanta Fringe Festival among others.
Christina has been a Pilates Instructor since 1998. Trained by Fran Lehen (a protégé of Corolla), she holds certifications from both the Pilates Method Alliance and the Kane School of Core Integration.