Touch Compass has announced that Catherine Chappell (MNZM), Founder and Artistic Director, will be leaving the company to pursue other opportunities and passions.
Artistic Director and founder of Touch Compass; New Zealand’s leading inclusive arts company; Catherine Chappell has been awarded the New Zealand Order of Merit for her work in Contemporary Dance in the 2018 Queen’s birthday honours list.
Touch Compass, in collaboration with Toka Tu, are auditioning for dancers for our upcoming InMotion Matariki illuminated parade. With this audition we are on the lookout for diversity; seeking performers with and without a disability.
Auckland’s pioneering dance company, Touch Compass, continues to adapt to a changing world and embrace new technologies after celebrating its twentieth anniversary in 2017.
It is with great pleasure that Touch Compass announces the appointment of Charlotte Nightingale as our new General Manager.
It is with real regret that the Touch Compass Board has accepted the resignation of our long standing General Manager Karen Fraser Payne.