Welcome to the schedule of the 2015 Massachusetts Poetry Festival, happening May 1-3 in the beautiful and historic town of Salem! 

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Peter Murphy

Peter Murphy is an aerialist, actor, and dancer with a BFA in Theatre performance from Salem State University who performs in the Salem and Boston areas. He has been seen in a number of theatrical productions over the past few years, most notably as Puck in "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at Marblehead Little Theater and Tiresias in the original work "Ghosts of Troy" at SSU. He can be seen weekly performing aerial acrobatics, dance, and performance art pieces at Stage American Vaudeville Nightclub in Boston. Peter believes in the language of movement and the poetry of the body, and is excited to explore the relationship between text and motion at this year's Mass Poetry Festival.

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, May 2

11:00am EDT