Macao Cultural Centre 4th Floor Rehearsal Room
Target Participants: Intermediate or advanced level dancers aged below 30 (please upload dancing experiences for selection)
Number of Participants: 25
Tai Chi Dao Yin, an ancient form of breathing exercise, is one of Cloud Gate 2 dancers’ training disciplines. In this workshop, the instructor Yang Ling-kai, Cloud Gate 2 rehearsal director and dancer, will introduce the two core concepts of Tai Chi Dao Yin — the flow of breathing and the mode of circular movements, and guide the participants through different combination of exercises to demonstrate how energy flows within the body.
Cloud Gate 2 Rehearsal Director and Dancer
Started dancing at a young age, Yang joined the Lan Yang Dancers Troupe and toured with the Troupe internationally during her adolescence. After graduating from the Dance Department of Taipei National University of the Arts in 1999, Yang immediately joined the Cloud Gate 2 as one of its founding members. An outstanding dancer, Yang takes up many leading roles in the company’s repertoire, including works by Lo Man-fei, Bulareyaung Pargarlava, Wu Kuo-chu, and Cheng Tsung-lung. Serving as associate rehearsal director for the company since 2010, she was appointed as the rehearsal director in 2014.