Kristi Upton has over 20 years of dance experience. She studied ballet, tap, and jazz at the Fanton Dance Studio in New Fairfield, C T for 15 years. She was an assistant teacher there in ballet and tap for two years. Further ballet instruction was obtained at the University of Maine and Harrison School of Dance in New London . Kristi has also attended workshops in Irish and modern dance.
She has been teaching at KCPA for the past five years and has become a beloved member of the Performance Company as well as the Staff. She has been carefully and thoroughly trained by Director Angela Tarleton and is now the Pointe Technique Instructor. KCPA is blessed to have her as an excellent Instructor!