Tori Stewart is currently pursuing her B.A. in Dance, with a focus on choreography and performance from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Originally from Hope Mills, NC, she now is a dancer and artist based in Charlotte, NC. She started dancing in a small studio, Linda Kinlaw School of Dance, at the age of 12 before studying dance at a pre-professional level with Kim Jones, E.E. Balcos, Delia Neil, Rachel Tucker, and Missy Coyle. As a performer, she has worked with choreographers such as Leslie Seiters, E.E. Balcos, Rachel Barker, Gretchen Alterowitz, Marcus White, and Sybil Huskey performing in concerts at UNCC as well as at American Dance Festival. Additionally, she has performed and choreographed works for the Charlotte Dance Festival and her college’s campus community. Tori Stewart is the Co-Artistic Director of Range of Motion Dance Ensemble and works on individual dance film and solo projects in her spare time. She emphasizes a focus on improvisation, contemporary and modern techniques, and collaboration in her works.