Kaitlin Bishop came to Chicago in 2002 and graduated from Columbia College Chicago with a BA in Dance in 2006. Over the years, Kaitlin has had the privilege of working and performing with such dance makers as Krenly Guzman, Nicolle Wood, Molly Shanahan, Angie Hauser, Colleen Halloran, Jeff Hancock, Sandra Kaufman and Liz Burritt. Kaitlin also serves as the Executive Director of The Big Hearts Fund, a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds for canine and feline cardiac disease, and she is also active in the Chicago animal welfare & rescue community. This is Kaitlin's seventh season with The Dance COLEctive and she thanks her family and friends for their unwavering love and support.
The Dance COLEctive aspires to challenge assumptions about how dance is presented, through the use of cutting-edge choreography, innovative collaborations, and inspired creative site-specific-works.