Jin Ju Song-Begin (dancer)
Jin Ju Song-Begin is the founder and Artistic Director of Da-On Dance, a NYC-based modern dance company. A choreographer and dancer from Korea, her work has been presented in New York City and internationally in Korea, Singapore and Japan. Through the medium of the human body, she questions what goes into sculpting a full life, a human life, a life well-lived. Song-Begin has created Thirst (2013) and Neverend (2015) and Root (2016). She has presented work in New York at FLICfest, Danspace Project at St. Mark’s Church, The National Academy Museum, 92Y, Movement Research at Judson Church, Dixon Place, Center for Performance Research and more. Jin Ju holds a Master’s Degree in choreography from Kookmin University and an Undergraduate Degree in Dance from Chung Ang University. Currently she dances in NYC with Cornfield Dance, Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Sean Curran Company and Tere O’Connor Dance.