Zoe McNeil was born in 1994. She is a native of Chicago, Illinois where she received her training from The Academy of Movement and Music in classical, historical modern and contemporary styles. Zoë graduated from The Juilliard School in 2016 where she had the privilege of performing works by Ohad Naharin, Jiří Kylián, Martha Graham, José Limón and Lar Lubovitch. Since graduating, Zoë has danced as a company member of Gallim Dance under the direction of Andrea Miller, and has performed in multiple productions at The Metropolitan Opera in New York City. Zoë McNeil joined Ballet Preljocaj in 2019.