Sue Cheesman

Sue Cheesman

Encompass Senior Tutor

A longstanding and highly esteemed member of New Zealand’s dance community, Sue Cheesman is a dance teacher, choreographer and researcher. Currently the Senior Lecturer in Dance Education at the University of Waikato, Sue is also the Senior Tutor for Touch Compass’s Encompass community education programme. Sue gets great satisfaction from applying her skills to the development of inclusive dance in New Zealand – and particularly from helping Touch Compass achieve its goal of challenging what dance is and who can do it.