VDA Artist Profile #128

Moving Spirit in
Moving Spirit in
Brightman in Day on Earth ( D. Humphrey)
Brightman in Day on Earth ( D. Humphrey)
Peggy Brightman

 BA Smith, MA Lesley, EdD Teachers College, Columbia U..
Studied with José Limon, Merce Cunningham, Louis Horst,
Murray Louis, Bill Evans, Sydelle Gomberg.  

  • Principal dancer 10 years w. Concert Dance Company, Boston, performing works by Bill Evans, Rudi Perez, Doris Humphrey,
  • Bill T. Jones, Anna Sokolow across northeast and in NYC.
  • Director of Modern Dance, Walnut Hill School for the Performing Arts, 10 years.
  • Choreographer/ director CHOREO, INC., with works performed across northeast and abroad; recipient of 11 years of Merit Aid grants.
  • Founded Moving Spirit Dancers in Brunswick ME 2004, performing in 24 different venues across the state; featured in MPBN's Incredible Maine.
  • Moving Spirit-Vermont founded in 2012, performing at North Universalist
  • Chapel Society of Woodstock, and other Upper Valley venues.