A native of the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago, Peter London is the Founder and Artistic Director of The Peter London Global Dance Company. Regarded by the Miami Herald as “a revered and beloved dance teacher,” London is an honors graduate of The Julliard School and serves as a professor of dance at Miami-Dade College / New World School of the Arts. He is also an active mentor to some of the biggest stars in professional dance such as principal dancer Jamar Roberts of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Lloyd Knight and Mariya Dashkina Maddux of the historic Martha Graham Dance Company, and La Michael Leonard of New York City’s Bill T. Jones / Arnie Zane Dance Company.
The Peter London Global Dance Company, Inc. was created to realize the artistic vision of Peter London, Founder and Artistic Director. The company will celebrate and share the rich and diverse cultural heritage with people of all ages, ethnicities and socio- economic backgrounds while increasing awareness of our cultural similarities, global dance and music traditions. The company exists to create new works by Peter London and perform these works throughout our community of South Florida and globally, and to educate and train local dancers and present new works by local choreographers who have not traditionally had the opportunity to fully and professionally realize their tremendous talents and gifts.