Peter Pattengill is an alternative movement artist from San Diego California. After training with the Houston Ballet, Pattengill shifted focus to training in several modern and contemporary techniques while at the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University as a member of their inaugural BFA in Dance Performance class. Pattengill graduated top of their class, being granted the Evergreen Scholarship Award. Pattengill now attends the University of Maryland College Park as a Graduate Fellow and MFA Candidate.
Pattengill’s work explores the worlds of camp, horror, and queer expression. Pattengill prides themself on a dynamic and varied moveset that emphasizes weight and gesture. Pattengill has presented work at Gibney Dance in NYC, the Impulstanz Festival in Vienna, performed a leading role with the Baltimore Concert Opera, and assistant directed the dance film, “scattered.place.”, which was accepted for the International Fine Arts Festival 2022. Pattengill is also an active board Member with Kaleid Dance Collective.