Penny Godboldo is a dance artist and a master teacher in the Katherine Dunham Technique. She incorporates her pedagogy as teacher and her larger philosophical view that dance is life. It is a methodology developed through extensive research in dance and history. Her work is informed by her travel to Haiti, Cuba, Benin, Brazil, Japan, China, and other countries, and her role as chair of the Marygrove College dance department for two decades. Penny travels internationally, leading workshops and educating students.