|Heidi Kirchofer, veteran performing and teaching artist, has traveled Internationally training, collaborating and performing. She is co-founder and managing director of Matica Arts and Thrive Movement Studio. Matica can be found performing at many festivals, events, and schools throughout the Northeast. Heidi is also the creator of an innovative, curriculum-infused, kinesthetic program, Whole Body Math. She is on the Harford Performs and Arts for Learning CT teaching artist rosters. Heidi is inspired by the body's infinite movement possibilities and fascinated by both the body's complexity, simplicity and ability to inspire, work and heal. She is a mover, yogini, percussionist, fire artist, gardener, costume builder, momma and all around creative individual.