Friday, February 28, 2014

Amy Seiwert

Amy Seiwert is a native of Cincinnati, Ohio, and graduated with honors from The School of the Creative and Performing Arts.

She danced with Smuin Ballet, Los Angeles Chamber Ballet, and Sacramento Ballet.  

Amy was included on the 25 to Watch list by Dance Magazine, one of the Hot 20 Under 40 by 7x7 Magazine, and her first full evening of choreography was named one of the Top 10 Dance Events of 2007 by the San Francisco Chronicle. She was awarded the Gerbode Foundation's Emerging Choreographers grant, San Francisco Arts Council's Individual Artist commission, and the San Francisco Foundation's Fund for Artists grant. 

She retired from dancing in 2008, and is an active choreographer. She directs Amy Seiwert's Imagery, a contemporary ballet company based in San Francisco.

Photograph copyright 2014 Larry F. Levenson. All rights reserved.

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