Dance Training: From a very early age Jason Winters has always been inspired by the soundtrack of life, pushing and pulling his mind and body in so many directions. Studying classical piano and percussion was the opening of many doors and the beginning of an insatiable appetite to explore the boundless world music had to offer. Soon came the overwhelming need to express this musical arena through the physical form. Having trained in south/central Florida in theater as well as Classical Ballet, Jazz, Hip-Hop, and Modern.
Performance/Company Affiliations: Jason began to work professionally in every genre and medium available. Getting the opportunity to perform, assist, and eventually choreograph with such incredibly influential people/companies has truly shaped his artistry and approach to movement. A few of these being Mia Michaels, Marc Dendy, Demetrius Klein, Odyssey Dance Utah, Southern Ballet Theater, Sol Kerzner's Atlantis Resort, Paradise Island, Bahamas, Radio City Music Hall Productions, The Walt Disney World Co., and Cirque Du Soleil. Also with European artists such as Anna Vissi, and on The Grammy Awards and numerous Superbowl halftime shows with artists such as Madonna, Eminem, Elton John, NSYNC, Aerosmith, Mary J. Blige, Moby and The Blue Man Group.
Choreographic Experience: Numerous companies, competitions, conventions and studios throughout North America and Japan.
Teaching Experience: Jason has held staff positions at Joe Michaels (Miami, FL), Raskin (Orlando, FL), and currently at multiple Studios in New Jersey, Boston, and Tokyo. As well as master classes at Universities and Conventions around the world.
Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat. -Quote by Theodore Roosevelt