Ms. YangYang: Principle Instructor/Choreographer 杨扬：舞蹈老师／编舞
Award winning Chinese-Canadian dancer, YangYang, graduated from China’s Beijing Central University of Ethnic Dance. YangYang has presented China in performances throughout Europe, the Middle East, Central Asia, Africa, Canada, the United States, HongKong, and Macau. Under the expert tutelage of her mother, renowned dance choreographer, artistic director and instructor Cindy Yang, YangYang has learnt to understand the unique dance styles of Ethnic Minority cultures from different regions of China and portray them through dance. Her performances, full of grace and passion, have led audience everywhere, into her beautiful world of dance. YangYang is an inspirational teacher and choreographer. She has given her heart and soul to the promotion of Chinese ethnic dance, and consequently, YangYang herself has received numerous choreographer awards of different dance competitions including American Dance Award and Canadian Terpsichore Dance Celebration. In 2009, YangYang led her dance team to China and competed at the Taoli Cup Dance Competition, one of the most well-known professional dance competitions in China. Her team received 7 awards, and she received the “Best Choreographer” award in the competition.
毕业于北京中央民族大学舞蹈学院，曾获中国桃李杯舞蹈大赛十佳舞蹈家奖，出访过欧洲，北美，中东，和港澳台等。她的舞艺享誉国际舞坛。 1998年移民加拿大成功举办个人舞展，她的拿手绝活“美丽的孔雀”舞出了雀之魂，妙到毫颠，是肢体对话的演绎，可称之为中国第四代孔雀舞的化身。杨杨老师的教学严格而有情趣，她运用专业系统的民族舞，古典舞和芭蕾舞的教学方法，加上耐心细致，由浅至深，易懂易学的方式，使她的教学在北美洲独树一帜，并承傳母艺，获得了成功，可谓桃李满天下，吸引了千名舞蹈爱好者。杨杨老师创作的舞蹈节目在北美国际舞蹈比赛中曾获得冠军奖杯，金杯超过200座。 2009年她领导着一支海外的精英团队参加中国第九届桃李杯舞蹈大赛，荣获了8个优秀节目奖和创作奖项，这次更具深远意义的事一次华裔女子回国的寻根之旅。杨杨老师希望为在海外宣扬中华文化作出更大贡献，并为加拿大的多元文化和不同族裔及国际的爱心活动奉献心力