Liz Tenuto is an award-winning Director and Choreographer who specializes in theater and film. She creates dynamic, narrative-driven, and cutting edge worlds that walk the line between visceral and tender.
Liz Tenuto's choreography has been seen in national TV commercials (Pepsi Super Bowl, Clairol Hair Color, SalesForce, NARAL), music videos (Lucius, Magana), and in theater productions at The American Conservatory Theater, Marin Theater Company, West Edge Opera, The Cutting Ball Theater, Shotgun Players, and The Aurora Theater. Liz directs and choreographs for sketch comedy group, Killing My Lobster, and has also been presented in The Comedy In Dance Festival. Liz was the Director of Performance for The Asian Art Museum's 50th Anniversary Party with over 1,000 attendees, featuring the reality TV stars of "Transcendent."
Liz's work has won and been nominated for awards including "Best Choreography" by The San Francisco Bay Area Critics Circle, "Best Choreography" by Theater Bay Area, Vimeo "Staff Picks," and "Best Dance" by Music Video Underground.
She started her career as a dancer for Beyonce in 2003. As a dancer, she also performed in live shows with Carlos Santana and Tino Seghal, and in music videos by tune-yards, Magic Man, and Desirae Garcia. She lives in New York City.