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Susan Jordan has worked as a dance professional in many capacities over the past five decades – as performer, choreographer, academic, teacher, writer and arts manager.
With Jordan & Present Co she choreographed 12 major works funded by Creative NZ and many commissions. She founded Dance Studies at University of Auckland with both MA and under-grad programmes. In 2005 she established the DANZ Tamaki office and was Regional Manager for 10 years.
She co-founded Dance Mobility, rebranded as SeniorsDANCE, to address the needs of the aging population. SeniorsDANCE classes are taught regularly in Mt Albert. She has also established a community performing group called the SeniorsDANCE Company and is Artistic Director, Choreographer and Manager for this group. Go to website for more details.
Jordan has an MA in dance from American University DC and is an elder of the New Zealand dance community