Caroline Bindon
Interim Chief Executive

(she/her)

As a graduated of the New Zealand School of Dance, Caroline has worked in Aotearoa New Zealand and abroad for a number of choreographers including Douglas Wright, Michael Parmenter, Shona McCullagh, Ann Dewey, Paul Jenden, Lyne Pringle, Lisa Densem, Claire O’Neil and Mary-Jane O’Reilly.

Awarded a CNZ study grant, Caroline travelled to New York to study Klein technique whilst performing with Avila/Weeks Dance (USA) and Barak Marshall (Israel/USA); then onto Europe where she landed in Brussels dancing for X-group (under Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker, Belgium), Els Soutaart (Belgium), Company Paulo Ribeiro (Portugal) and on scholarship at the Tansvolken (Vienna).

With a passion for dance film, Caroline gained a degree in Broadcasting Communications and worked in the film industry for five years whilst explore dance on camera.

Caroline has been with The New Zealand Dance Company since its inception. She has taken on the roles of rehearsal director, videographer, graphic designer, photographer and is now the interim Chief Executive. Caroline has since added three children to the mix and continues to explore her passion of multi-media collaborations with other performing artists.