photo by: Maria Baranova

photo by: Maria Baranova

Katie Skinner, a native of Brookfield, IL, is a Brooklyn-based performer, dance-maker, and arts administrator. She received a BFA in Dance with honors and a BA in English from the University of Iowa. 

Her work has been shown at the University of Iowa, Center for Performance Research, Triskelion Arts, Martha Graham Studios, and Hollins University in Roanoke, VA. She has performed works by Kayle and Company, Charlotte Adams DanceSean Thomas Boyt, Caitlin Cullen Dance, and Theresa Elwell. Katie currently works with Emily Climer and Nattie Trogdon

Katie is the Program Assistant at Baryshnikov Arts Center, and had the pleasure of serving as Editorial Assistant of The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Politics to editors Rebekah J. Kowal, Gerald Siegmund, and the late Randy Martin.