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Peabody Dance

Excellence and innovation in American dance training since 1914

Melissa Stafford, Director
Barbara Weisberger, Artistic Advisor

Established in December 1914, Peabody Dance is one of the oldest continuously-operating dance training centers in the United States. Throughout its remarkable life span, Peabody has pioneered new dance forms, mounted numerous collaborative projects, partnered with prominent figures in 20th and 21st century American dance, and produced accomplished professional dancers, choreographers, directors, and teachers. Few, if any, American dance training centers can match that level of accomplishment.

Today, Peabody Dance is keeping in step with the progression of American dance into the 21st century and remains committed to:

Become a part of the tradition - join us for a class, performance, or seminar!

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Spring Class Updates - new classes!

Summer 2016


Upcoming Events

Wednesday, January 27
Spring semester starts, featuring new classes in:

Creative Dance 1 for 3 year-olds (Towson campus)
Creative Dance 2 for 4 year-olds (Towson campus)
Contemporary Dance for beginners ages 8-12 (downtown campus)
Flamenco and Spanish Dance for ages 8-12, and 13-adult (downtown campus)

Register today:
Contact Peabody Dance to schedule a placement session: or 410-234-4626





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