Kristina Berger’s first professional tour was at the age of 18, when she ran away with Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus. She has since performed with the Joyce Trisler Danscompany, Washington Opera Ballet, Molissa Fenley & Company, as a soloist of original Lester Horton works, and in Bali with Ubud’s world renowned Semara Ratih gamelan orchestra. Kristina is a founding member and returning guest artist with Lake Tahoe Dance Festival and a principal dancer with the Erick Hawkins Dance Company since 2001. She has taught at Taipei National University of the Arts, La Guardia High School of Performing Arts, Boston Arts Academy, and Marymount Manhattan College. She is now an Assistant Professor of Dance at Dean College.

Photo: Kristina Berger (left) and Catherine Cabeen (right)