Eliza Cooper

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Eliza graduated from Newtown High School of the Performing Arts (2015), received a Certificate IV in Dance at Sydney Dance Company (PPY2016) and studied with Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company in the MASA Program (2017).


In 2019, her full-length work Old Life/ Dead Life was performed by Sydney Experimental Arts Ensemble (S.X.A.E) at the Old 505 Theatre in the Freshworks program. The work was revived at the Io Myers Theatre in collaboration with the Australian Centre for Astrobiology. Eliza performed in Opera Australia’s production of Graeme Murphy’s Turandot at the Sydney Opera House and Melbourne Arts Centre (Dance Captain).


Eliza has been developing her next work with S.X.A.E, a film project called Bat Lake through DirtyFeet's Out of the Studio program and Ausdance NSW's DAIR residency program. She collaborated with Australian fashion designer Lee Mathews on the Lee Mathews Resort 2021 campaign, directing movement for promotional films featuring the S.X.A.E dancers.


Eliza performed in Catapult Dance Company’s Mixed Bill in Kristina Chan's Shimmering Towards Silence at The Civic Theatre (Newcastle) and ARA Darling Quarter Theatre.

Photo Credit: Trang Nguyen, Michelle Valderrama, Keith Saunders, Kristen Lindesay and  Martyn Thompson

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