Katelyn Halpern is a dancemaker, teacher, and interdisciplinary collaborator from Austin, Texas. She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Houston with a B.A. in English Literature and a minor in Dance before moving to the east coast in 2010. In addition to directing the freshly minted company Katelyn Halpern & Dancers, she performs with the bi-coastal piano + dance duo K A T E S, co-creates the zine Under Glass, and makes interactive labyrinths and dance installations for Do a Dance! Recent presenters include New York’s chashama, Dixon Place, Triskelion Arts, CATCH, the Flea, WestFest, Figment NYC, Firehouse Space, and WAXworks, as well as Jersey City’s Art House Productions, Omaha’s Under the Radar Festival, and San Francisco’s Switchboard Presents. She lives in Jersey City.
Contact: katelynhalpern [at] gmail [dot] com