Originally from Melbourne, Loughlan began dancing with the
Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School before finalising
his training at The New Zealand School of Dance. In his final year
he toured with RNZB in their season of TOWER Tutus on Tour
and upon graduation joined the company in 2010.
Loughlan is an emerging choreographer. He has created works for
the NZSD as well as for RNZB's Leaps and Sounds
His work 'First Light' was recently performed at the
closing night gala of the Asian Grand Prix in Hong Kong.
His career highlights include wrking with Javier De Frutos,
Cameron McMillan, Larry Keigwin and Sarah Foster-Sproull.
Loughlan was recently sponsored by The Wallace Arts Trust to
develop a dance film with Sir Jon Trimmer and artists of The Royal
New Zealand Ballet.