Kana Kimura was born in Hiroshima, Japan, where she began her ballet training at the age of four. She continued her contemporary dance training with Takako Asakawa until the age of 18 when she entered The Juilliard School.
Kana began working with The Wally Cardona Quartet after graduating from The Juilliard School. With WC4 she performed at The Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Next Wave Festival, Dance Theater Workshop and The International Festival of Arts and Ideas at Yale University. She appeared in Nixon in China at The Metropolitan Opera, choreographed by Mark Morris, worked on a dance video performance for The Shanghai Expo and performed with Japanese Arts Organization J-Collabo in NYC.
Recently she was in an off broadway show The Nutcracker Rouge with Company XIV. Kana is a founding member of Jessica Lang Dance.