Zurin is a proud native of Brooklyn, NY. She began trainging in dance at age 7 at the Brooklyn Music School in Brooklyn. Following tap she trained in ballet, jazz, and modern dance (horton and graham technique) as a student in The Dance Theatre of Harlem’s pre-professional program. She is a graduate of Laguardia High School for Music and Art and the Performing Arts as a drama major (aka The Fame School). She went on to graduate summa cum laude from Howard University with BFA in musical theatre.