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Instructor

Christine Weh

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Christine Weh began her training in Portland, Oregon, with many influential teachers including Heather Renk and Mary Hunt. She performed as soloist and ensemble with Portland Community Ballet under the direction of Lila Zali protegé Cynthia Tosh. As a student, she was fortunate to work with choreographers Mary Sheldon Scott, Pat Hon, Tonya Lockyer, and Gary Masters from the Limón Dance Company. Additionally, she has performed with Weaving Dance, Chimera Dance Theater, and Sapience Dance Collective. She has studied Creative Movement under Gail Heilbron and Christine Juarez and completed Anne Green Gilbert’s Summer Institute for Teachers in 2014. Christine has been teaching her love of dance in ballet, creative movement, and modern techniques for over 15 years. She has served as faculty for many schools in the region including The Dance School (also serving as Director of Education), Dance Time, and Woodinville Dance Academy. Christine is currently on faculty at Dance Fremont, is the Dance Specialist for Secret Garden Preschool and continues to perform locally in independent artist productions. Christine enjoys being a part of the inspiring faculty of Cornish Preparatory Dance, where she served as an administrative assistant for 10 years. Her teaching goal is to provide students of all ages with the necessary tools for accomplishment, joy, and participation in Dance.

 

Qualifications

BFA, Dance
Cornish College of the Arts