✓ MARCH 12-16, 2013: Miami-Dade College dancers present Pioneer Winter’s “Pant Suit” at the American College Dance Festival in Tampa, FL
✓ FEBRUARY-MARCH 2013: Residency and Performance Series in the SandBox at Miami Theater Center. In this modern reinterpretation of the “one-man show,” Pioneer Winter re-examines faith from the vantage points of sexuality, age and culture. Video installation, tap dancing and stripping draw the audience into an intimate and interactive dialogue blending humor, isolation and anecdote.
Tickets: $20 (and seating is very intimate) – http://www.mtcmiami.org/event/pie-solo/2013-03-15/
Postponed – APRIL 2013: Pioneer Winter will present an evening of dance on film and cross-platform storytelling (transmedia) on Miami Beach in several pop-up locations. Specific date and locations TBA.
✓ APRIL 11, 2013: Pioneer Winter will be giving a contemporary dance master class at Miami-Dade College, Kendall Campus for the A.I.R. (Artistry in Rhythm) Dance Conference Thursday, April 11th at 10:45 am-12:15 pm in G303.
✓ APRIL 13-14, 2013: Pioneer Winter will present an excerpt of “A Proper Marriage/My Eyes Move You” in the 2nd annual Daniel Lewis Miami Dance Sampler at Little Haiti Cultural Center. Other participating choreographers and companies include Niurca Marquez, Karen Peterson and Dancers, Dance Now! Miami, Delou African Dance Ensemble, Brazz Dance, Brazarte Dance Company, New World Dance Ensemble, and Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida.
✓ JUNE 2013: Project LEAP teen participants perform in a series of random performances in Miami Beach. Project LEAP (Living Equality through Arts and Performance) participants include LGBTQ-identifying 14-18 year-old youth and their allies. LEAP teens will be joined in their performances by local and national LGBTQ-advocate performing artists and companies. This experience culminates an 8-month dance and creative communication program for these youth, led by Pioneer Winter and facilitated by teaching artists Neil de la Flor, Marie Whitman, and Marissa Nick. LEAP participants also took class from guest artists, including NYC-based choreographer Kyle Abraham, Octavia Yi, Art of Belly Dance, tapper Natasha Williams, and Live in Color, among others.
✓ JUNE 25, 2013: The MDC Live Arts Lab with Zimbabwean-born choreographer Nora Chipaumire culminates with a public showing of work created by the participating choreographers. Pioneer Winter will show an untitled piece he began working on while in the Lab. 6:00-8:00 PM at New World School of the Arts, 8th Floor (25 NE 2nd St Miami, FL 33132).
✓ JUNE 29, 2013: Pioneer Winter will premiere his performance work Timed Saliva in the Miami Performance International Festival (June 1-30, 2013). The piece investigates the motifs of the passage of time, the gay adult entertainment industry as the machine, the ephemeral vs. safe exit, and gay-for-pay and queerness as commodity. Timed Saliva will be performed at 7 PM on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Edge Zones Art Projects in the Miami Design District – 3900 North Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33137.
SEPTEMBER 20-21, 2013: Pioneer Winter will present A Proper Marriage / My Eyes Move You, to be performed at Triskelion Arts Center in Brooklyn, NY for the Collaborations in Dance Festival “COLLABFEST”: 118 North 11th Street, 3rd Floor Brooklyn, NY 11249
OCTOBER 26-27, 2013: Pioneer Winter will present the work “Inspektor,” created for Nova Southeaster University dance majors in the 2nd Daniel Lewis Miami Dance Sampler of 2013. This performance also coincides with the National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) Conference being held in Miami. The Miami Dance Sampler will take place at the Little Haiti Cultural Center, 212-260 NE 59th Terrace, Miami, 33137.
NOVEMBER 8-9, 2013: Nova Southeastern University – Farquhar College dance majors premiere Pioneer Winter’s “Inspektor” with music by Wolfgang Rihm in Dance Works performance in the Performance Theater of Don Taft University Center, commissioned by the NSU Dance Program / Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences – Nova Southeastern University, 3301 College Ave, Fort Lauderdale, 33314.