choreographer Peter Leung
trained as a dancer at The Royal Ballet School. He danced with the Bayerisches Staatsballett, Le Ballet de l’Opéra de Lyon and Dutch National Ballet. Peter is one of the creative directors of House of Makers, an interdisciplinary arts company based in Amsterdam. Since January 2017 Peter is affiliated with the Dutch National Ballet as a Young Creative Associate.
As a choreographer he has created work for Dutch National Ballet, Origen Cultural Festival, van Gogh Museum, Boijmans Van Beuningen Museum, Rotterdam Kunsthal, as well as video, stage work and site specific performances. In 2016 he studied as a film maker at the New York Film Academy. In 2017 he created several works including Persona for Dutch National Ballet’s Junior Company and a new work for Ij-Salon to music by Beat Furrer. In March 2017 House of Makers presented work-in-progress at Ostade A'dam as part of their on-going research and development into creating interdisciplinary performance.
Peter created the first original virtual reality ballet 'Night Fall', which was critically praised by Dutch journalists, as well as abroad. 'Night Fall' brought ballet to a wide audience ranging from ballet to technology fans.
Peter has worked as a choreographer / movement coach and creative consultant for film, fashion and photography campaigns including Tommy Hillfiger, Hans Ubbink, Sissy Boy, David Laport, KLM, Lancôme, Barbara Langendijk (Mercedez Benz Amsterdam Fashion Week).