Lilianna Kane was born in Brooklyn, New York, where she trained with Dancewave Organization under the direction of Diane Jacobowitz. When she was 14, Lilianna joined the Dancewave Company, in which she had the pleasure of learning and performing works by choreographers such as Andrea Miller, David Dorfman, Nathan Trice, Kyle Abraham, and Ronald K. Brown. Lilianna now studies dance at The Ohio State University, and will receive her BFA degree in 2017. Thus far at OSU, Lilianna has had the pleasure of working with the departments incredible teachers, and of learning and performing works by Ann Sofie Clemmensen, and various student choreographers. She is currently choreographing her first piece that will premier in the department’s Winter Concert in January, 2015.