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List of notable or famous dancers from China, with bios and photos, including the top dancers born in China and even some popular dancers who immigrated to China. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Chinese dancers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These dancers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known dancer from China is included when available.

Examples include Liu Yifei and Jin Xing.

This historic dancers from China list can help answer the questions "Who are some Chinese dancers of note?" and "Who are the most famous dancers from China?" These prominent dancers of China may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Chinese dancers.

Use this list of renowned Chinese dancers to discover some new dancers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (8 items)
Chungliang Al Huang is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Dancers from China
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Chungliang “Al” Huang is a notable philosopher, dancer, performing artist, and internationally acclaimed taijiquan master and educator, having received the Republic of China’s most prestigious award in the field of education, the Gold Medal Award, from its Ministry of Education. As the Keynote ...more

Birthplace: Shanghai, China

Profession: Educator, Dancer, Philosopher

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Han Geng is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Dancers from China
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Han Geng is a Chinese Mandopop singer and actor. Han studied dance and martial arts at a young age and is skilled in all of China's 56 ethnic traditional dances, as well as ballet and hip-hop. He started his career in 2001, when he was chosen by SM Entertainment to become a member of South Korean ...more

Age: 33

Birthplace: Mudanjiang, China

Profession: Model, Actor, Singer, Dancer

Credits: My Kingdom, So Young, Stage of Youth, Explorers of the Human Body, Super Junior Mini-Drama, + more

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Jin Xing is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Dancers from China
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Jin Xing is a Chinese ballerina, modern dancer, choreographer, actress, and owner of the contemporary dance company "Shanghai Jin Xing Dance Theatre". Although usually credited as Jing Xing, the proper pinyin spelling is Jin Xing. She is one of the first and most recognizable trans women in the ...more

Age: 49

Birthplace: Shenyang, China

Profession: Ballet Dancer, Actor, Dancer

Credits: The Protector, Resurrection of the Little Match Girl

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Liu Yifei is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Dancers from China
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Liu Yifei, birth name An Feng, legal name Liu Ximeizi, is a Chinese actress, model and singer. She holds United States citizenship. ...more

Age: 29

Birthplace: Wuhan, Hubei, China, Asia

Profession: Model, Actor, Singer, Dancer

Credits: The Forbidden Kingdom, Chinese Paladin, The Four, White Vengeance, The Assassins, + more

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