Kitty McNamee is a highly regarded choreographer, earning distinction from Dance Magazine as an artist with “an outsize talent for that most elusive gift, originality."
Kitty brings her passion and unique voice to tv, film and live performances. Recent work includes choreography for SONY TV's Beautiful and Twisted, Lifetime's Petals on the Wind, Gwyneth Paltrow's The Restart Project, Secret Cinema’s ground-breaking live performances with Laura Marling in London, LA Philharmonic and Wet Design. Kitty's work includes original productions for National Choreographer's Initiative, LA Ballet, LA Opera, San Francisco Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago and LA Philharmonic. Kitty is known for her ability to draw out sophisticated, engaging performances, she has coached and choreographed for Paz Vega, Laura Marling, Julianne Hough, Margaret Cho, Vanessa Williams, Vittorio Grigolo, Lily Tomlin, Anna Netrebko, Rolando Villazon, the boys of 90210 and the ladies of the L-Word.
Ms. McNamee is the artistic director of Hysterica Dance Co. a consistently prolific and invigorating force in the LA dance community.
Kitty was recently nominated for best choreography by the World Dance Awards for her work with Fred and Nick on Laura Marling's "When Brave Bird Saved". She was also nominated for the UK video music awards for Laura Marling's "Master Hunter".