Peabody master’s candidate Maxime Daigneault, composition, was the recipient of a Dean’s Incentive Grant in 2018. His project, Seeing the Voice, Hearing the Body, will have its premiere performance on Saturday, February 9, at 2:00 pm, at Baltimore Theatre Project. The project began last semester and involved singers and dancers from the Conservatory, who explored how the voice and body work together to express our most profound emotions. The performance will be a multidisciplinary work that demonstrates how movement, voice, and improvisation can develop into meaningful scenes and ideas. Tickets are $10 or $5 for students and seniors.
Dance chair danah bella was named one of the Baltimore Sun’s 25 Women to Watch in 2018. The feature highlights the new dance program at Peabody and all of the work and experience she brings to it.
Conservatory dance chair danah bella’s work kung saan ka has been selected for the Red Rock Dance Festival Choreography Showcase 2018. The showcase will take place on Saturday, June 9, at 7:30 pm at Dixie State University in St. George, Utah.
Faculty artist danah bella, dance, will be giving master classes for Dance Baltimore. She will be giving a Modern Class for the community on Tuesday, March 6, and Tuesday, March 13, both at 7:30 pm. Both classes will be given at the Eubie Blake Cultural Center.
The first Peabody Dance! Festival, which will take place on May 10, is looking for Baltimore dance artists to participate. The application deadline for artists is March 1.