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Amber Widom

Height: 5’6”

Weight: 122 lbs

Hair: Blonde

Eyes: Blue Grey

General Education

2005 Art Institute of Colorado, Denver CO

Major: Interior Design/Fashion Design

1999 Naropa University, Boulder CO

Major: Dance Movement Therapy

1997-1998 College of the Sequoias, Visalia CA

Major: Art

1997-1998 Therapeutic Learning Center, Fresno CA

Certified Massage Therapist  

MY ORIGINAL FULL LENGTH PRODUCTIONS

2018 REVEAL, the secret stages of my shhh…

Written, Choreographed, Produced & Performed

by Amber Widom

Genre: Dance, Comedy, Drama, Improv

SOLO Show SOLD OUT

Location: Boulder CO

2018 FORBIDDEN SUNSHINE

Written, Choreographed, Produced & Performed

by Amber Widom

Genre: Dance, Comedy, Drama, Improv

SOLO Show SOLD OUT

Location: Boulder CO

2016 THIS IS MY SHOW, rated r seriously

Written, Choreographed, Produced, Performed & Painfully

Birthed by Amber Widom

Genre: Dance, Comedy, Drama, Improv, Multi Character

Performance

SOLO Show SOLD OUT

Location: Boulder CO

2004 UNFOLDING, an evening of illuminating movement

Artistic Director: Amber Widom

Co-Produced by: Amber Widom and Gina Cocarri

Choreography by: Amber Widom and Gina Cocarri

Performed by: Amber Widom, Gina Cocarri and Dancers

Location: Boulder, CO

PERFORMANCES:

DANCE & THEATER

2017 & 2018 Dominatrix Mistress Claus (original character)

Shinesty International’s Company Party

Physical Theater/Acting

2017 Robot Heart Dancer on the top of Iconic Caged Heart

Burning Man 2017

Twice from Sunrise to 10am

Published Photo: W Magazine 

2017 Gooey (Sexy Contemporary)

Private Party, Lyons, CO 

2016 Zinca Velma Venus (Physical Theater)

Short Excerpt: 3rd Law Dance Theater Community Showing 

Dairy Center for the Arts, Boulder CO

2014 Daffodil (Single Point Trapeze & Physical Theater)

Red Nose Clown Variety Show

Director: Giovanni Fusetti 

Nomad Theater, Boulder, CO

2011 Paparazzi (Jazz with Music by Lady Gaga)

Choreography: Amber Widom

Dancers: Amber Widom, Gina Cocarri, Lindsay Miller

Absinth House, Boulder, CO

2010 Raw (Sexy Contemporary with music by Saul Williams) 

Choreography: Amber Widom

Dancers: Amber Widom and Lawrence Curry

Denver Dance Festival, Denver, CO 

2009 Falling (Contemporary)

Choreography & Dancer: Amber Widom

Street Side Dance, Boulder, CO

2003 Darden’s (Aerial)

Frequent Flyer Productions

Aerial Iron Square Dance

Choreographer: J Darden Bosbaan

2002 Confluence, Cliff voices, Luna Negra (Modern)

Open Door Dance Theater

Choreography: Lyra Mayfield and Tonya Goodwin

Company Dancer: Amber Widom  

2002 Soul Call, Luna Negra (Modern)

Open Door Dance Theater

Choreography: Lyra Mayfield and Tonya Goodwin

Company Dancer: Amber Widom

For: Rocky Mountain Women’s Institute

2002 Drummin’, Landscapes (Modern)

Open Door Dance Theater

Choreography: Lyra Mayfield and Tonya Goodwin

Company Dancer: Amber Widom

For: Dance Celebration Festival

2002 Group Improv (Modern)

Open Door Dance Theater

Choreography: Lyra Mayfield and Tonya Goodwin

Company Dancer: Amber Widom

For: BMOCA Performance, Boulder CO

PERFORMANCE DANCE 1990’s

1999 Strange

Original Solo: With Live DJ Psychonaut

Choreographer: Amber Widom

Naropa Performing Arts Concert, Boulder CO 

1996 Swan Lake & A Dancer’s Journey

Soloist: Odette, Odiel (Pointe)

Soloist: A Dancer’s Journey (Jazz)

with London Paris Touring Concert

Choreographer: Susan Pallas

Pallas & Co Dancers, Tulare CA

Toured London UK, Paris FR

1996 Aurora, Sleeping Beauty

Choreographer: Susan Pallas

Pallas & Co Dancers, Tulare CA

1995 Sugar Plum Fairy Soloist, Nutcracker

Choreographer: Susan Pallas

Pallas & Co Dancers, Tulare CA

1995 Maria Lead, West Side Story

Choreographer: Susan Pallas

Pallas & Co Dancers, Tulare CA

1994 Tea - Arabian Peacock Soloist, Nutcracker

Choreographer: Don Bradburn

Fresno Civic Ballet, Fresno CA

1993 Marzipan Soloist, Snow, Flowers, Nutcracker

Choreographer: Don Bradburn

Fresno Civic Ballet, Fresno CA

1982-1992 So many roles

Lots of Dancing and Performing

Tulare, CA

SOMATIC DANCE THEATER EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS

2018-2019 Private Coaching in Voice

with Elizabeth Baron

Santa Cruz, CA

2018 Gyrokinesis Trainer Certification 

Pre-Training: Jennifer DePalo Peterson

Foundation: Miriam Barbosa

Apprentice Review: Adrianna Thompson

Certification: Chantal Deeble

Washington D.C. & Boulder, CO 

2016 Dancer Level 1 Application for Gyrotonic

Trainer: Miriam Barbosa

Boulder, CO

2016 Dancer Level 2 Application for Gyrotonic

Trainer: Miriam Barbosa

Boulder, CO

2016 Pelvic Girdle Application for Gyrotonic

Trainer: Uwe Herbstreit

Boulder, CO

2015-2016 Gyrotonic Trainer Certification 

Pre-Training: Jennifer DePalo Peterson

Foundation: ClydeRae Jolie-Ashe

Apprentice Review: Lindsey Hansen-Sturm

Certification: Angela Crowley

Miami Beach, FL & Boulder, CO

2015-2016 Private Coaching in Physical Theater & Voice

with Elizabeth Baron

Santa Cruz, CA

2015 Certified in Integral Circling

Integral Center, Boulder CO

2015 Sublime Stupidity 1

Physical Theater in Red Nose Clown Theater

Santa Cruz, CA

2015 Sublime Stupidity 2

Physical Theater in Red Nose Clown Theater

Kansas City, KS

2014 Red Nose Clown 1 Month Training

with Giovanni Fusetti

Boulder, CO

2012 Sublime Stupidity 1, 2 & 3

Physical Theater in Red Nose Clown Theater

with Elizabeth Baron

Boulder, CO

1999-2000 Nata Raja Dance

Private Studies in Traditional Balinese Dance

Ubud, Bali Indonesia 

1998-1999 The Yoga Workshop

Ashtanga Yoga with Richard Freeman

Boulder, CO

1998 The Five Rhythms with Gabrielle Roth

Body and Soul Conference

Denver, CO

1993-1996 The Edge Performing Arts Center

Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary Dance

Los Angelos, CA

1996 Princess Grace School of Dance

Summer Studies & Classes

Monoco, France

1993-1994 Fresno Civic Ballet

Ballet, Cecchetti Method with Instructor: Don Bradburn

Fresno, CA

1987-1991 Circus Arts

Acrobatics, Spanish Web, High Wire, Still, Swinging, & Flying

Trapeze

Instructor: Linda Jarrett

Tulare, CA

1982-1997 Sierra Performing Arts Center

Competitive Dance Training in Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, Musical

Theater

Main Instructor: Susan Pallas

Tulare, CA & Visalia CA

TEACHING & CHOREOGRAPHY in DANCE, MOVEMENT & THEATER

2016-2019 Gyrotonic Bodhi

Gyrotonic & Gyrokinesis Trainer

Ages: 9-75

Boulder CO

2016-2017 Actors Academy for the Performing Arts: AAPA

Choreographer & Acting Educator 

Ages: 6-18

Boulder, CO

2008-2011 StreetSide Dance Studio

Dance Instructor: Turns & Jumps, Ballet, Sassy Jazz, Unique style)

Ages: 6-60

Boulder, CO

2000-2019 Private Dance Instructor & Choreographer

(Ballet, Jazz, Musical Theater) Ages 5-75

Boulder, CO

2001-2002 Express Yourself Dance Studio

Dance Instructor & Choreographer

(Ballet, Jazz, Musical Theater) Ages 5-60

Boulder, CO

1999-2002 Sacred Heart Private School

Dance Instructor (Creative Dance) Ages 2-6

Boulder, CO

1991-1997 Sierra Dance Theater 

Dance Instructor & Choreographer

(Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, Musical Theater) Ages 3-50

Boulder, CO

AWARDS & GRANTS

2015 Boulder County Arts Alliance, BCAA

$1400 Endowment Project Support Grant

Funds used towards producing THIS IS MY SHOW, 2016

Boulder, CO

1996 Showstopper National Dance Competition

1st Overall High Point Soloist

Christafori’s Dream (Lyrical)

Pallas & Co Dancers

$1000 Cash Award

1994-1996 The Edge Performing Arts Center

Full Scholarship

Los Angeles, CA

1995 Showstopper National Dance Competition

Kitri Variation (Pointe)

Pallas & Co Dancers

$500 Cash Award

Green Mist Duet (Lyrical)

Pallas & Co Dancers

$300 Cash Award

Shindler’s List Small Group (Lyrical)

Pallas & Co Dancers

$300 Cash Award

1994 Showstopper National Dance Competition

1st Overall High Point Soloist

Le Corsaire Variation (Pointe)

Pallas & Co Dancers

$1000 Cash Award

1st Overall High Point Small Group

Breathless (Lyrical)

Pallas & Co Dancers

$1000 Cash Award

Carol Anne Duet (Lyrical

Pallas & Co Dancers

$500 Cash Award

FILM & TELEVISION 

2011 Tension of Immanence

Starring Keith Martin Smith & Amber Widom,

Short film produced and edited by Lindsey Wilkinson. 

Screenplay and directed by Ryan Oelke. 

Starring Keith Martin-Smith and Amber Widom.

Director of Photography. Jason Digges 

Music by Stuart Davis.

2011 Tardy Henry

Starring Amber Widom, Seth Harris & Bryce Widom

Short film by Lindsey Wilkinson. 

2009 Sexy Messiah Music Video

From "Femi-gnosis", Episode 5 of Sex, God, Rock 'n Roll.

Director and Music By Stuart Davis

Aired on Cable TV

1996 Showstopper National TV Special

Soloist & Team Dancer

Pallas & Co Dancers

1995 Showstopper National TV Special

Soloist & Team Dancer

Pallas & Co Dancers 

1995 Miss California Pageant 

Pallas & Co Dancers 

1994 Showstopper National TV Special

Soloist & Team Dancer

Pallas & Co Dancers 

1994 Miss Tulare County Pageant 

Pallas & Co Dancers

1986 Gotchalks Doll Commercial

First acting gig, so cute