Torgunn is an actress, choreographer and director specialized in clown and movement theatre.
She is also associate professor at Nord University in theatre and clown.
She is educated in dance and pedagogy at The Ballet University of Norway, in clown at Philippe Gaulier School in London and in theatre at Ecole Internationale de Theatre Jacques Lecoq in Paris.
Torgunn also has worked for other theatres and companies such as Turnéteatret in Trøndelag, Akershus Teater,
Teater Joker, Hege Haagenrud, Teater Grimsborken and Unge Viken Teater.
Internationally Torgunn has worked as an actress at Théatre Nationale de Saint Denis in Paris, at Manifesto Poetico in Paris and Amsterdam and as a director in a co-production with Norrlandsoperan in Sweden.