Kristin Kapelli is originally from Denver Colorado, and has lived in Ireland the past 7 years. Previously she has been back and forth to Ireland for several years to host and sing on several shows and in several festivals including the Cork Jazz Festival 6 years in a row and Electric Picnic. She has worked with the popular comedian Katherine Lynch for the past 12 years on her live shows and some of her television appearances as well.
Kristin is regular host and singer for the The Dirty Circus in Galway and the Burlesque and Cabaret Social Club taking place monthly in the Sugar club. She also regularly performs her own comedy skits and parody songs.
She was lead in the Songs of Mama Cass, the critically acclaimed show that also was filmed for American television.
Kristin also opened for Russell Brand in the National Stadium in 2008 as well as playing the character Nelly in the movie Wild Decembers based on the novel by Edna O’Brien.
She has also performed for GAA and was MC for several big charity nights and big events. Kristin regularly has performed for Dublin Pride on the big stage and the George and numerous weddings, same sex marriage receptions and private parties, including singing at the premier party in Dublin of the movie Dreamgirls