Jin Ju Song-Begin
Jin Ju Song-Begin is the founder and Artistic Director of Da-On Dance, a NYC-based modern dance company. A choreographer and dancer from Korea, her work has been presented in New York City and internationally in Korea, Singapore, and Japan. Through the medium of the human body, she questions what goes into sculpting a full life, a human life, a life well-lived. Song-Begin has created Thirst(2013) and Neverend (2015) and Root (2016). She has presented work in New York at FLICfest, Danspace Project at St. Mark’s Church, The National Academy Museum, 92Y, Movement Research at Judson Church, Dixon Place, Center for Performance Research and more. Jin Ju holds a Master’s Degree in choreography from Kookmin University and an Undergraduate Degree in Dance from Chung Ang University. Currently, she dances in NYC with Douglas Dunn + Dancers, Sean Curran Company, Tere O’Connor Dance and Cornfield Dance. Jin Ju has been chosen to participate in the 2020 Rauschenberg Residency.