A protean artist, Charles Koroneho works in the fields of performance, culture and the visual arts.
Te Toki Haruru - the resounding adze, a conceptual platform was created by Koroneho (est,1997) to explore the intersection between dance, theatre and the visual arts. Te Toki Haruru projects are presented as performances, workshops and research exploring the collision between Maori cosmology, New Zealand society and global cultures.
He is a graduate of the New Zealand School of Dance and Elam School of Fine Arts. He has performed extensively in New Zealand and abroad with Te Toki Haruru, Lemi Ponifasio MAU and worked in collaboration with Min Tanaka and Guillermo Gomez-Pena.
He shares his vision of performance by providing masterclasses, movement, improvisation and performance workshops for dancers, actors, performance artists and movement enthusiasts.