Karen Peterson and Dancers
Karen Peterson and Dancers, established in 1990 and based in Miami, Florida, present choreography created by dance artists with and without disabilities. The dancers collaborate, research, and integrate their personal movement styles and through improvisation discover an innovative dance language. The troupe acts as a positive role model for the disability community, offers new visual inspiration for traditional dance audiences, and provides the benefits of movement to children with disabilities. Under the direction of Karen Peterson, the company has performed and taught in Brazil, Italy, Spain, Scotland, and Montenegro.