PETER SWAN a native of Atlanta, GA, is Co-Artistic Director of Covington Regional Ballet. He and his wife, Ashley, both also serve as directors of The School of Covington Regional Ballet. Together, they have choreographed three story ballets on CRB, as well as a full-length The Nutcracker and numerous other contemporary works. Professionally, Peter has danced for Atlantic Southeast Ballet and Charleston Ballet Theatre, and has also free-lanced extensively. He has performed works by George Balanchine, Salvatore Aiello, and Bruce Marks, as well as numerous original pieces set by a variety of choreographers. In addition to his leadership roles with CRB, Peter is a faculty member for the Gainesville School of Ballet, as well as adjunct faculty member for Brenau University.