Peter Pucci creates movement. With extensive credits in theater, ballet, modern dance, and dance education, Pucci is one of the most sought-after choreographers working today.
Pucci is a Drama Desk Award Nominee for Outstanding Choreography and a Lucille Lortel Awardee for Outstanding Choreographer for his work on Queens Boulevard. Pucci also received a Drama Desk Award for his work on The Orphans' Home Cycle.
Pucci is currently working on Incognito, directed by Doug Hughes Off Broadway at the Manhattan Theater Club and Midsummer Night's Dream directed by Gregory Boyd at The Alley Theater in Houston. Pucci's other recent productions include: Desire, directed by Michael Wilson Off Broadway at 59E59, One Man, Two Guvnors, directed by Gregory Boyd at The Alley Theater and Midsummer Night's Dream, directed by Ethan McSweeney at The Shakespeare Company in Washington, DC. Recent projects include: Antony and Cleopatra directed by Emily Mann at the McCarter Theater; Neil LaBute's new play, Money Shot, directed by Terry Kinney at MCC Theater NYC; Horton Foote's, The Old Friends, directed by Michael Wilson at The Alley Theater and two dance films: Swag n' Bach: A Path To ChoreographyIn the Garden which both premiered at the Jacob Burns Film Center. Recent dance company commissions include the world premiere of Dream On By with music by Paul Simon for the State Street Ballet in California, Pucci:SPORT for the New Mexico Ballet, and new ballets for Dance Theater of Harlem and the Dance Company at the University of California in Santa Barbara.
Pucci is currently teaching at the Joffrey Ballet School in New York City and is a guest artist at Juilliard School of Drama in NYC. Pucci is also a Trustee Host for the Dance On Film Series at Jacob Burns Film Center.
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