VDA Artist Profile #28

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.