AB with honors, Oberlin College, 1979. MScEcon in Politics, London School of Economics and Political Science, 1980. Postgraduate, Whitney Museum, 1981.
Performance editor East Village Eye, New York City, 1982-1985. Managing editor New York Talk, 1986. Freelance journalist Los Angeles Times, since 1983, Vanity Fair, New York City, since 1985.
Writer in residence The Djerassi Foundation, Woodside California, 1987.
Member board advisors Danspace Project, St. Mark Church, New York City, 1981-1983. Panel member New York Dance and Performance Awards, 1984-1987. Member Dance Critics Association (board directors 1983-1984).