Ivy Chung


Ivy Chung

Dancer & Choreographer

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Ivy started her professional ballet training at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA) in 1989.

She is also the President & Artistic Director of Asia Ballet Academy.

She began her career as a professional dancer at the Universal Ballet Company of Korea, Ontario Ballet Theatre and the Hong Kong Ballet. She worked with various renowned ballet artists including Galina Kekisheva, Roy Tobias, Stephen Jefferies, Wayne Eagling and Galina Ulanova etc. She was also awarded the Favourite Dancer Award thrice by the Friends of Hong Kong Ballet.

In 2002, she founded her own school, Ivy Chung School of Ballet and Ivy’s Ballet Company in Hong Kong. In 2013, Ivy was appointed Honorary President of Hong Kong Youth Art Appreciation Association. In 2021, Ivy was appointed as Associate Executive Director of the Kirov Academy of Ballet Washington DC.

She has served on the jury for numerous international ballet competitions, including National Ballet Competition of Taiwan, Malaysia Grand Prix, Miami International Ballet Competition, Youth Arts Festival Singapore etc.

Ivy actively participates in charitable events such as Dancing from our Hearts and Si Chuan Earthquake Donation supported by the World’s Vision, Dance for Light organised by Lifeline Express, Ginger Bread Dance organised by Children’s Heart Foundation and Joyful (Mental Health) Foundation, ballet performance organised by Against Child Abuse Ltd, Dance with me, Wish with me by UNICEF and many more.

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