Biography of Kurt Peters (1915-1996)

Dancer, teacher, and German Publisher, born in Hamburg on August 10, 1915 and died in the same city on February 2, 1996.

He trained as a dancer under the tutelage of Alexandra Fedorova and danced with the companies of Saarbrücken and Hamburg. He left the scenarios in 1945 to devote himself to teaching. He founded the magazine archive, which has been the editor until 1980. He is also author of the book Lexikon der Klassischen Tanztechnik (Hamburg, 1961).