Facilitator Jane Siarny, MFA, 200-CYT, Master InterPlay Leader, is dedicated to uplifting the human spirit through creativity, community and spiritual practice. Her training and inspiration draws from classical & modern dance, improvisation, singing, poetry, yoga and InterPlay. Jane currently teaches InterPlay, YogaPlay & Yoga and continues to train others in the InterPlay Life Practice & Leadership programs. In March 2017 she will be the new Coordinator of the InterPlay Life Practice Program. She led her first Life Practice group in 1999 and has led numerous groups since. She enjoys the transformational magic of InterPlay when folks dip their toe in or dive deeply. Her life has been enriched for over 2 decades by the healing, ease-filled, and life-changing system of InterPlay. From 1994-2004 she was co-director of the InterPlay based OUTABOUNDS Performance Company, performing and teaching throughout the U.S. Jane has also danced with professional ballet and modern companies; created/ directed touring educational programs, multi-cultural performance programs & dance schools. Jane’s InterPlay story can be found in What The Body Wants by InterPlay co-creators Cynthia Winton-Henry and Phil Porter. Her ongoing research is entitled Creativity, Play & the Search for the Divine Dance in YOGA. She hopes to inspire others with programs that create grace, ease and renewal for body & soul.
Cynthia Winton-Henry, co-founder of InterPlay with Phil Porter, has researched "what the body wants" in the arts, in jails, shelters, slums, hospitals, churches, businesses, classrooms, doctoral programs in theology and the arts, and in multicultural education. She develops somatic curriculums to address racism, leadership for the Earth, and spiritual intelligence with an eye to supporting millennials. A featured speaker on the Body Intelligence Summit and a keynoter at conferences, Cynthia is the author of What the Body Wants, Having It All: Body, Mind, Heart & Spirit Together Again at Last, Dance: A Sacred Art: Discovering the Joy of Movement as Spiritual Practice, and Chasing the Dance of Life: A Faith Journey,. Currently writing on "Ensoulment," she coaches leaders seeking spiritual intelligence for our time at cynthiawinton-henry.com.