Wang Qimin

(b. 1981)

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(b Chengdu, Sichuan Province, 1981)

Chinese dancer. She studied at the Beijing Dance Academy from the age of 10, and in 1998 graduated into the National Ballet of China. A dancer of delicately expressive style but capable, too, of an exceptional grandeur of scale, she was rapidly promoted to principal, performing the company's Western and Chinese repertories. She has guested with Hong Kong Ballet and with Roland Petit's international touring company (2006) and is recipient of several awards, including Special Prize at the Paris International Ballet Competition (1998).

Subjects: Dance.

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