TU HOANG (2020)
TU HOANG (1988) is an independent choreoreahper from Hanoi, Vietnam. He is currently working as a dancer in Conny Janssen Danst Company (Rotterdam NL). Begin with Kungfu at the age of 10 he found is interest in movement and join the Vietnam National Dance Academy shortly after and graduate in 2006 Classical Ballet. In 2007 he started his journey to Europe and to learn more about contemporary dance.Since 2010 he found is interest in making choreography and slowly try to find his own identity in Dance.His goal is to try to combine his Oriental background such as Kungfu,Taichi, detailed hand movements together with his Western’s dance knowledge throughout years of Experience like Urban Hiphop ,Ballet,Contemporary.
In 2018 his work, Trial, was awarded “3rd Prize”,”Audience Choice award”and “B.OOM festival production prize” at the Copenhagen International Choreography Competition. And “1st Prize Winner” at New Dance For Asia in Seoul- 3rd solo Duet challenge for Masdanza, “Audience first choice award” in Tanzplattform Bern 2019 And “Special Mention from the Jury Award” and “Masdanza Extended tour” in 24th Masdanza edition . Tu danced in the ballet companies over ten years. Such as Vietnam National Opera and ballet, Cinevox Junior Company, Regensburg Ballett, BallettPforzheim Byaccident Dance, Ballett Stadttheater Pforzheim,Conny Janssen Danst as well as choreograph for them.