About Elizabeth

Elizabeth Cooke is a dancer, entrepreneur and adventurer currently based in New York City. A Manhattan native, she grew up in the Pacific Northwest, and is a product of bicoastal influences. Over the past 22 years, Cooke has performed in dozens of dance works and musicals across the United States, Argentina, and France. She received her B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies in Society and Culture from Emory University, with a Minor in Dance. Between 2009 and 2012 Cooke lived in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she co-founded Narrative Tango Tours (NTT), the city’s first boutique tango-tourism start-up. During her two year post as NTT’s Business Director she took concept to creation, designing and implementing product packages and client experiences that reached more than 800 people in NTT’s first season. From 2012-2015, Cooke directed publicity efforts for New York Live Arts, expanding the Chelsea-based arts organization's reach via placements in publications like Inc.com, Hyperallergic, and more. Cooke is currently pursuing her M.B.A. at New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business, where she writes about Arts & Culture for the student newspaper.