Peggy Murray

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Peggy Murray, historical dance, is a dancer, scholar, and instructor, and holds a Ph.D. in performance studies from Ohio University. She works extensively with Renaissance and Baroque dance, and studies the role and development of dancing in Europe and the Americas during the colonial period. Murray has choreographed university and professional operas, and has been a faculty member for the Amherst and Madison Early Music Festivals. She has performed and taught in the United States, Mexico, Colombia, Peru, and Argentina.