Tori Bertocci has worked professionally on stage and film for 7 years while also earning a BFA in theater performance (Magna Cum Laude) with a focus in Dance and Choreography from Virginia Commonwealth University. Tori is Co-Founder and Co Artistic Director/ Choreographer for relEASE Theatre Company. relEASE’s latest work Straight on til MoUrning (Director/Choreographer) won the 2015 Capital Fringe Best Physical Theatre & Dance Performance and in 2014 SELF won the Capital Fringe Director’s Choice Award.
Tori has been a Company Member and Resident Teaching Artist with Synetic since 2011. Through her work and training with Young Audiences of Maryland, Tori has created residencies, workshops, and two professional development seminars for educators (“Moving Through Shakespeare” & “Physical Theater: Problem Solving Through Critical Analysis”). Tori trained with the Maryland Disability Law Center in 2015 to create equal opportunity for all students through Synetic’s Education and Outreach Program.