In 1925 she opened her own school in Dresden, which was closed in 1939 for political reasons. But she resumed teaching as early as 1945 and continued to build her school’s international reputation. It became an important site for the transmission of expressive dance heritage.
Today it is the only independent dance academy in Germany where all other forms of stage dance are taught in addition to Palucca’s style. Choreographers such as Dietmar Seyffert, Birgit Scherzer, Arila Siegert and Stephan Thoss emerged from the P.