Julia Eichten grew up dancing in Minnesota. She is a recent graduate of The Juilliard School under the directorship of Lawrence Rhodes. While attending Juilliard, she had the opportunity of performing a wide variety of work with world-renowned choreographers including, Stijn Celis, Ohad Naharin, Alexander Ekman and Benjamin Millepied. Upon graduation Julia received the Hector Zaraspe award in recognition of her choreography. She has also performed professionally with Camille A. Brown & Dancers, as well as Aszure Barton & Artists. Julia, has shown her work around New York City, at such places as; Le Poisson Rouge, Dumbo Dance Festival and Dance Theater of Harlem, as well as choreographic residency at The Yard, in Martha’s Vineyard in 2011. Last fall in collaboration with the experimental music group, Proxima Centura, she shared a choreographic debut with fellow company member, Nathan Makolandra. The company premiered, “Attitude du Cage,” as a part of a John Cage celebration, in Bordeaux, FR. The company has since performed excerpts of the piece in LA. As a founding member of L.A. Dance Project, she has had the pleasure to perform works by Millepied, Merce Cunningham, Justin Peck, Danielle Agami, Emanuel Gat and William Forsythe, around the world. Julia would like to thank her family and friends for their constant encouragement and love. Filled with excitement and curiosity, Julia is very pleased to continue on this exciting journey with L.A. Dance Project.