Ken Ludden is a writer, teacher, choreographer and composer who lives in Beacon, NY where he is artistic director of The Margot Fonteyn Academy of Ballet. He has published more than 50 books that range from science-fiction, to biography to textbooks, and is author of the popular LGBT series from 1993 Mary Go-Round! Ludden was the first cultural exchange between the US and USSR in 1989 when he choreographed for the Dontesk Ballet. His latest book is My Margot which is an intimate first hand account of the last 23 years of Dame Margot Fonteyn’s life. During that period, the two worked to develop an educational program for dancers of the 21st Century and beyond. For more
information, please to go www.fonteynacademy.org.