Zoe Marinello-Kohn received her ballet training at the San Francisco Ballet School and Academy of Ballet under Richard Gibson. Since then Zoe has worked professionally with the San Diego Ballet, Cincinnati Ballet, Osage Ballet, Twin Cities Ballet of Minnesota and Elle Vie Dance Company.

Some of Zoe’s favorite roles include Princess Clara, the Snow Queen and Arabian in The Nutcracker, Dying Swan in the Carnival of the Animals, Lucy in Narnia: The Ballet and Royalty of the Plaines and Osage Woman in Wazhazhe: An Osage Ballet. Zoe had the opportunity to perform with the Osage Ballet at the Festival of Families in Philadelphia 2015 in honor of Pope Francis and at the Smithsonian Museum of the American Indian.

Zoe Marinello-Kohn has choreographed works for the San Diego Ballet, Twin Cities Ballet of Minnesota, Ignite Choreographers Showcase and YAGP as well as the RAW Exhibition at the House of Blues, San Diego where her fine art was also featured. Zoe is also a certified Pilates instructor.