J Michael Winward (he/him) is an independent dance artist, living on Pawtucket and Massachusett land also known as Boston. His solo performances blend movement and memoir, and deal with a variety of topics, including: coming of age, institutional injustice, and the politics of being oneself. In 2016, Michael founded the Steps in Time® program, which brings social partner dance classes and parties to assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing, and senior service community centers in and around Greater Boston. He is a co-founder and co-producer of Dancing Queerly: an annual festival of dance performances, workshops and discussions, by and for the LGBTQ+ community, friends, and allies. Michael is currently a candidate in the MFA in Interdisciplinary Arts program at Goddard College.
Peter DiMuro/Public Displays of Motion (PDM) is under the fiscal sponsorship of The Dance Complex. Tax deductible donations can be made through The Dance Complex's website. Follow this link, and select Peter DiMuro/Public Displays of Motion when making your donation.