Kristen Shahverdian - Performer
Kristen Shahverdian, is the co-founder of melissa diane, a Philadelphia-based company that works collaboratively with other artists to create work in new environments. The company has shown work throughout Philadelphia as well as NYC and Wilmington, DE. She was a company member of Reactionaries and The Bald Mermaids and her solo work has been presented in Philadelphia, NYC, and Poland. She is excited to be dancing with Kosoko Performance Group. Kristen holds her B.A. from Hamilton College, and her M.F.A. from Temple University.