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Teaching Baltimore to dance
Teaching Baltimore to dance

Baltimore is a city of the arts. Walk through any neighborhood and it's not uncommon to notice a musician with a guitar strapped to his or her back or a paintbrush peeking from a bag slung over an artist's shoulder. If that neighborhood happens to be Mt. Vernon, those telltale signs of artistry might include tights and a "bun-head." This month, as we celebrate the Peabody Dance program's centenary (peabody.jhu.edu/dance100), we also commemorate its place in Baltimore history and in Baltimore's arts and cultural life. In 1914, as tourists flocked to Baltimore for the Star Spangled Banner's centennial celebration, Peabody's new dance program opened its...