Since childhood she’s loved bright colours, hanging upside-down and most things that other people consider “weird”. Her favourite thing then and now has been finding ways to bring folks together from all walks of life, giving them an opportunities to meet each other and celebrate their own “weirdness.”
Last November her passion and wanderlust brought her to Hong Kong to compete in the Professional Women’s in Dance Trapeze at the Aerial Performance Tournament, she placed 3rd in her category. Her circus-theatre credits include: Alice in Down the Rabbit Hole (Halifax Circus), Dreamscapes (Cirque Inverta), Species:Acrobatic Short Stories (Urban Chameleon/ Fringe), Martine (Family in Church/EQUITY Co-pro), Ghost in Jeremy Webb’s A Christmas Carol (Neptune Studio Stage).
Kristin graduated from the Dalhousie Acting 4 year Program, has 16 years of dance training and has an education degree from the University of Maine at Fort Kent. She has been a member of The Irondale Ensemble Theatre Company from 2000 on, and worked with them for a month intensive at the Dell’Arte School in Blue Lake, California.. She is a professional actor and has had many lead and principal roles in film and television. In 2013 she was honoured with the award for best actress at the Atlantic film festival for her work on the film “There are Monsters.”