Victoria Colombus


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Upon graduating from the New Zealand School of Dance, Tor Colombus worked as a freelance dancer touring internationally with Black Grace dance company, Australian Dance Theatre, Michael Parmenter’s Commotion Company, and the World of Wearable Arts.

She has choreographed for Footnote Dance NZ and toured her work to Tempo Dance Festival in Auckland, the Body Festival in Christchurch, Sydney lighthouse festival, Pacific Dance Festival, and New Caledonia.  Tor is the Choreographic Director for the World of Wearable Arts and has worked with the organisation since 2010.

In 2007, Tor assisted Ross McCormack on the creation of “Nowhere Fast” for Dancenorth, in Townsville.  In 2013 she was appointed rehearsal director for Company Muscle Mouth and performed “Age” with the company as part of the world premiere season with the NZ International Festival of the Arts.

For the past nine years, Tor has been a full-time tutor at the New Zealand School of Dance, lecturing in contemporary dance and choreographic praxis.  In her spare time, Tor is working towards her degree in educational psychology and its impact on individual performance.