Zoetic Movement Staff: Liz Jorgensen

Liz Jorgensen



Liz Jorgensen has been a dance educator in California for over 16 years.  Growing up she studied with Dance Precisions and Ballet Pacifica, under the direction of Molly Lynch.  At 18, she moved to New York to study at Purchase College Conservatory and transfered to UCI to complete her bachelors degree.  She has been awarded scholarships to Dance Educators of America, Defore Dance Center, UC Irvine's Barebones Dance Theater, UC Riverside's Chancellors Award, and two time UROP Grant Award Recipient.  She was the only UC Irvine student select to perform at Rick Odum's "Festival of Solo's and Duets" at the Espace Carpeaux in Paris, France.  She has done industrials for Smashbox Cosmetics, Sephora, and the Little Bra Company, along with Children of the Night at CBS Studios.  As an assistant, she has worked with teachers at Steps on Broadway, Broadway Dance Center, Tremaine Dance Conventions, Edge PAC and Defore Dance Center, as well as a pre-production assistant for Jeanne Anne Ryan's Saturday Night Fever, and for Manhattan based contemporary company "Omen" under the director of Jason Winters (SYTYCD Australia).  She has been a recognized choreographer at Showstoppers, KAR and I Love Dance and That's Dancin, among others and co-produced the largest undergraduate show UC Irvine's history.  She has taught master classes from Sacramento, Ca, to Warwick, New York, and was most recently performing with Dulce, a cabaret styled performance company.  Liz is currently represented by Daniel Hoffs Agency in Los Angeles.