Victor Zupanc grew up in Canada and started studying music at age six. He earned his Masters Degree in Music Composition at UC San Diego. Since then Victor has done over 200 productions as composer, musical director and sound designer all over the country. His music has been heard in China, Japan, South America, Great Britain, Australia, New Zealand and Canada. He won two Hollywood DramaLogue Awards and two Theatre Critics Circle Awards. He is a three-time McKnight Fellow and is a 2005 Bush Foundation Artist Fellow. Victor has been the Music Director at CTC for seventeen seasons composing dozens of scores including The Hobbit, The Monkey King, Korczak's Children and A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings. He particularly enjoyed conducting a Chinese orchestra in China doing Dr. Seuss' The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins in Chinese. Victor lives in South Minneapolis with his wife Dianne and daughters, Luisa and Lydia who love coming to rehearsals with dad.