Shea Wing, originally from San Diego, CA has been involved in the performing arts since the start. At an early age, Mr. Wing took to the stage at every opportunity and has professional experience in many aspects of dance and theatre arts. From dancing, acting, teaching and directing, to the technical aspects of the stage, Shea brings a breadth of theatrical experience to Placer Theatre Ballet.
He began dancing at the early age of three years old. In the 5th grade, Mr. Wing was accepted to the School of Creative and Performing Arts, where he studied dance, acting and singing for 7 years. During that time Mr. Wing Studied Ballet under the direction of Wayne Davis and Kathryn Irey while also performing extensively with the San Diego Civic Youth Ballet. After high school he was accepted under a full ballet scholarship to U.S.I.U. where he studied Ballet under Steven Wistrich and performed with the school’s international ballet company. Mr. Wing also performed with California Ballet in San Diego for several years under the direction of Maxine Mahon.
Mr. Wing performed Broadway musicals with the San Diego Civic Opera (one of the oldest musical theatre companies in the US), including significant roles in Anything Goes, Fiddler on the Roof, Guys and Dolls, Peter Pan and South Pacific. Mr. Wing has performed roles in many contemporary ballets such as Carmen, Bolero and Heroes as well as the classic repertoire including Cinderella, Coppelia, Don Quixote, Le Bayadere and The Nutcracker.
Since becoming Artistic Director of Placer Theatre Ballet, Mr. Wing has staged several full length ballets, including Cinderella, Coppelia, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White and The Nutcracker.
Placer Theatre Ballet
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