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Andrew Winans

Andrew Winans (he/him), an award-winning New York City-based director, choreographer, dance instructor and performer is a graduate of The Boston Conservatory with a B.F.A. in Musical Theatre. He also studied at The School at Jacob's Pillow under the direction of Broadway veteran, Chet Walker. He currently serves as a Resident Choreographer for Norwegian Creative Studios on multiple shows. Andrew is the Choreographer of the recent Off-Broadway premier of Mike and Mindy's Wild Weekend Jam.

Most notably, he worked as Assistant Director on the A Chorus Line premier in China and will be Assistant Choreographer on the upcoming International Tour. In addition, he has assisted TONY winners Bob Avian (original co-choreographer; revival) and Baayork Lee (original cast member; revival) on numerous other companies and events - including New York City Center, U.S. National Tour, Japan Tour, The Apollo Theatre and The Public Theatre. Andrew re-staged A Chorus Line at Algonquin Arts Theatre, nominated for multiple BWW Regional Awards.

Original and associate work has been seen at Capital Productions (NJ Perry Award/ BWW Regional Award - Best Choreography), RWS Entertainment, Feinstein's/ 54 Below, The Greenroom 42, New York Theatre Barn, National Asian Artists Project, New Bedford Festival Theatre, Theatre Workshop Nantucket, Algonquin Arts, CAP21/ Molloy College, Hunter College, The Boston Conservatory, Boston Youth Moves, Boston Children's Theatre, and multiple workshops and readings.

Andrew Winans seen dancing in a crosswalk in NYC

As a performer, Andrew has been seen in the International Tour of A Chorus Line, National Tour of 42nd Street, as well as regional theatres: North Shore Music Theatre, Gateway Playhouse, Maine State Music Theatre, American Theatre Group and more.

He has taught internationally - including master classes, resident, and guest instruction at STEPS on Broadway, Broadway Dance Center, Stage Door Connections, American Musical Theatre Academy, Broadway Connection, Inside Broadway, I Can Do That NYC, Jeannette Neill Dance Studio, Green Street Studios, American Theatre Dance Workshop, Freehold Regional Performing Arts Center, Ocean Dance Force, Ridgefield Conservatory of Dance, Boston Patio Playhouse, Upstart Crow Studios, Fox Riverside Theatre Foundation, Y Dance Company and The Studio: DCFA.

IG: @AndrewWWinans