She has appeared in seven Broadway shows; Roger’s and Hammerstein’s Cinderella where she was the assistant choreographer and partnering consultant, two of Twyla Tharp’s shows Come Fly Away and Movin’ Out (She was nominated for a Helen Hayes award as Outstanding Supporting Performer for her role in the 1st National Tour of Movin’ Out), Man Of La Mancha, Swing, On TheTown and The King And I.
Her five Broadway productions in the prestigious City Center Encores series are Do I Hear A Waltz, On The Town, No Strings, Golden Boy and One Touch Of Venus. She has danced the Cyd Charisse role in two separate productions of Singin’ In the Rain, performed live at Lincoln Center in their televised production of Camelot and you may even recognize her from season 1 of NBC’s Smash and Baz Luhrman’s The Get Down. Other favorite TV credits of hers include being a guest performer on the David Letterman show and appearing on both the Tony’s and the Academy Awards.
Before Broadway, Kristine’s background in ballet began with Irine Fokine and then involved studying at the School of American Ballet, Boston Ballet and New Jersey Ballet where she rose to a demi soloist with the company and was selected to tour internationally along side The New York City Ballet to Taiwan and Russia with Kozlov and Friends and Stars of the American Ballet respectively.
Kristine believes in the power of the arts to bridge the cultural divide of age, race, gender, religion and sexual orientation, and use her gifts to heal the world.