Liz Kinoshita was born in Toronto, Canada and moved to Europe in 2002. Liz studied at PA.R.T.S. in Brussels, Belgium 2004-2008. She works with ZOO/Thomas Hauert and Tino Sehgal, among others, as well as making her own work. In 2013 she started her research into the mechanisms of the musical. In 2014 she created VOLCANO, a contemporary dance backstage musical performance. In 2017 Liz premiered Radical Empathy (commissioned by Den Danske Scenekunstskole) and You Can't Take It With You, an in-the-round performance about waste vs necessity. Liz was part of Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker's choreographic team for West Side Story on Broadway. Liz's new creation 11 O'clock is set to premiere December 11th 2020 in the Stadsschouwburg Brugge.