Peter Kurta

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About Peter Kurta

Peter Kurta, originally from Marietta, New York, trained at the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School and The Rock School for Dance Education before joining Tulsa Ballet II. With Dayton Ballet, he performed Dracula in the world premiere of Dracula: Bloodlines, as well as works by Jessica Lang, Gina Patterson, and Nicole Haskins. He was a member of both BalletMet and BalletMet II, performing corps and soloist roles in Edwaard Liang’s The Silence Between…, James Kudelka’s Man in Black, and in ballets by Gustavo Ramirez Sansano and George Balanchine. Kurta joined Smuin in 2018.