Kristin Olness is a professional aerialist and aerial instructor, as well as certified yoga instructor, Broadway dancer and choreographer.
Kristin played Helga in the ‘98 Tony Award Winning revival of Cabaret and was the co-recipient of the Fred Astaire Award. Recently she was the featured aerialist in the Westchester B’way revival of Barnum. She has toured the U.S. as a principal aerialist with Cique Le Masque, Cirque on Ice, Circus Nexus, and the ImaginAerialists.
She can be seen in the PBS special ” My Favorite Broadway” as well as other TV appearances. She has choreographed for many different venues such as “The Fantasticks” for Walnut Theater and as far as China in the “American Culture Show”.
She currently teaches the aerial arts at Trapeze School N.Y. More information about Kristin can be found on her website: KristinOlness.com.