Karen Peterson and Dancers Inc.

LAST UPDATED: November 14, 2016
Arts, Culture & Humanities
Karen Peterson and Dancers is Florida’s leading company dedicated to integrating dancers and students with a range of physical abilities. They have presented an annual season of new work at multiple venues throughout South Florida, and have performed throughout the U.S. and internationally. They were founded in 1990 and are dedicated to the development, education and presentation of dance through workshops and performances, integrating dancers and students with a range of physical abilities. In honor of her work, Ms. Peterson has received a “Lifetime Achievement Award” from the New World School of the Arts, a Bank of America "Cultural Award" from the American Red Cross, and a "Queen of the Arts” Award from the Miami Herald. For more on the company visit www.karenpetersondancers.org
11760 SW 72ND AVE
MIAMI, FL 33156-4616

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Board Chair and Executive Director
Florida Cultural Alliance, Arts and Business Council, Boston Conservatory Alumni Association
Advanced Driver Rehabilitation, Miami Post-Polio Clinic, Greater Miami Youth Symphony,
Florida Grand Opera, Miami Art Museum, Jackson Memorial Foundation, Miami Music Project, Arts for Learning, International Women's Forum, Florida International Bankers Association (and former President).
education / access
VSA Florida as board secretary, Florida Access Coalition for the Arts, Miami Theatre Central
education / access
Very Special Arts Nation Wide, All Kids included Dade County


Ms. Karen Peterson Corash
CEO/Executive Director/ Artistic Director
Katrina Weaver
dance artist
Juan Maria Seller
dance artist and educator
Lize-Lotte Pitlo
dance artist and educator
Lucia Arantaha
dance educator
John Beauregard
dance artist and activist
Shawn Buller
dance artist and activist
Gary Lund
Light Design
Robert Rosenberg
Press and Marketing
Heber Siquerious
Graphic Design


This organization's financial statements were independently submitted and have not been verified by The Miami Foundation.