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Lin Hwai-Min
Taiwan
1999

Taiwan’s premier dancer and choreographer whose brilliantly original dance compositions and stunning performances now rival the best in the world.

He was elected to receive the Ramon Magsaysay Award for “his revitalizing the theatrical arts in Taiwan with modern dance that is at once eloquently universal and authentically Chinese.”

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Greatness of Spirit in dance
Showcase feat. Lin Hwai-Min
Greatness of Spirit in dance
Showcase feat. Lin Hwai-Min
Greatness of Spirit in dance
Greatness of Spirit in dance
Greatness of Spirit in dance

Interview

Lin Hwai Min is often considered to be one of the most important choreographers in the world, whose beginnings in dance was sparked by seeing the film The Red Shoes at the tender age of 5. From there, his inevitable arrival in the world of dance may have been circuitous—he was initially discouraged by his parents from pursuing dance and studied journalism instead—but he did, eventually, land where he was meant to.
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BRAVO, ASIA!
BRAVO, ASIA!
BRAVO, ASIA!
BRAVO, ASIA!
BRAVO, ASIA!
BRAVO, ASIA!
BRAVO, ASIA!
BRAVO, ASIA!
BRAVO, ASIA!