Kristin Schwab is a writer based in New York City. She has been an associate editor at DanceMedia since 2011, and currently works on Dance Magazine. Before joining this staff, she worked in public relations and consulting in the performing arts.
As a former professional dancer, Kristin has performed with Summation Dance and Minnesota Dance Theatre, as well as works by a variety of choreographers, from Andrea Miller to Helen Pickett to Danny Buraczeski.
Kristin went to New York University, where she received a degree in dance from Tisch School of the Arts and in journalism from the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.