List of prominent or renowned dancers from China, including top dancers born in China and even some well-known dancers who immigrated to China, with bios and images. If you're looking for the names of well-known Chinese dancers, this list is a great place to start. These dancers are among the best in their industry, and when possible, information about each well-known Chinese dancer is presented.
1. Chungliang Al Huang
Chungliang is a well-known philosopher, dancer, performer, and internationally renowned taijiquan teacher and educator who has received the Republic of China's highest educational honour, the Gold Medal Award, from the Ministry of Education. Chungliang "Al" Huang appeared with many famous international leaders of religion and spiritual philosophy, including the Dalai Lama, as the Keynote speaker at the Major World Gatherings in India, Switzerland, Germany, and Bali.
2. Han Geng
Han's resignation from SM Entertainment was made public on September 27, 2011, after both parties reached an agreement. Han was chosen as a torch bearer at the 2008 Beijing Olympics because of his significant contributions to the spread of Chinese culture. He went on to serve as an ambassador for the Shanghai Expo and the Asian Games in 2010. Han began to acquire international notice in late 2012, winning "Best Worldwide Act" at the 2012 MTV Europe Music Awards and "Favorite Asian Act" at the 2013 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards.
3. Jin Xing
Jin Xing (born August 13, 1967 in Shenyang, Liaoning) is a Chinese ballerina, modern dancer, choreographer, actor, and the founder and artistic director of Shanghai Jin Xing Dance Theatre, a contemporary dance group. She is Mainland China's only openly transgender mainstream celebrity.
4. Liu Yifei
Crystal Liu, also known as Liu Yifei, is an actress, singer, and model of Chinese descent. Her charming and delicate look has earned her the moniker "Fairy Sister" in the entertainment world. In 2009, she was recognised as one of China's "New Four Dan Actresses." In Disney's live-action rendition of Mulan, she'll play the major role of Mulan. In 2017, Liu was ranked 23rd on the Forbes China Celebrity 100 list, and 89th this year.
5. Michael Tse
Michael Tse was a dancer with TVB for five years after graduating from their Dance Training Class. He later quit TVB to form a boy band with Jordan Chan and Jason Chu named (Wind Fire Sea). The boy band group then issued two CDs in 1994 and 1995, respectively. Tse played a triad figure named "Tai Tin Yee" in the 1996 film Young and Dangerous. The film was such a hit that it spawned nine sequels and spinoffs before the series came to an end in 2000. Later, the boy band group was disbanded.
6. Victoria Song
Victoria Song, also known as Song Qian, is a Chinese singer, dancer, actor, model, television presenter, and author residing in South Korea and China. She was the female group's leader (x). Song rose to prominence in 2010 as a cast member of KBS's Invincible Youth and as a cast member of We Got Married Season 2.
7. Xiao Ran Li
Li Xiaoran is an actress from China. She is a dancer who graduated from Beijing Dance Academy in 1993, in addition to her acting career.
8. Zhou Mi
Zhou Mi, a Chinese singer, actor, composer, presenter, MC, and radio DJ living in South Korea and China, was born on April 19, 1986. He is a member of Super Junior-M, a sub-unit of the boy band Super Junior, as well as SM Entertainment's project group SM the Ballad. With his first mini album, Rewind, released in 2014, he made his solo debut. He performs in a range of television variety shows, radio hosting, and dramas in addition to group activities.
9. Yang Yang
Yang Yang, the Chinese actor who rose to stardom after starring in the 2016 love drama Love O2O, is a name we've all heard of. Before pursuing a career in acting, Yang Yang was a professional dancer. The People's Liberation Army Art Academy's Dancing Department awarded him his certificate in 2003. Ballet, modern dance, and Chinese classical dance were all studied by the outstanding performer. He excelled in his field and frequently represented the university in international and domestic dance competitions.
10. Tan Song Yun
Tan Song Yun is well recognised for her roles in the dramas The Whirlwind Girl and Under The Power, as well as her adorable and youthful beauty. She's also a graduate of Beijing Film Academy, China's top film school. Song Yun's career in the entertainment sector began after years of study at the Sichuan Dance School in classical and folk dance.