Krista DeNio is a choreographer, director, performer, writer, & educator. She has worked in California, New York City, New Mexico, Western Mass, Colorado, and internationally. She is committed to continually evolving forms of performance work, and to the development of interdisciplinary thinking & creation within and between the fields of dance & theater. Current projects include: Edith & me, a solo performance piece influenced by the life and music of Edith Piaf, along with DeNio's personal narrative & CONTACT, written & performed by a mixed ensemble of veterans of war & civilians. Krista [www.kristadenio.com] is currently the Executive & Artistic Director of Earthdance [www.earthdance.net].