The Company

“A rebellious spirit that sets dance free”——People's Daily

Guangdong Modern Dance Company (GMDC), mainland China’s first professional modern dance company, is internationally renowned for its exquisite and captivating performances. The company was founded in 1992 under the auspices of the Department of Culture of Guangdong Province.

Guangdong Modern Dance Company (GMDC), mainland China’s first professional modern dance company, is internationally renowned for its exquisite and captivating performances. The company was founded in 1992 under the auspices of the Department of Culture of Guangdong Province.

GMDC has been hailed by The New York Times as “one of the big success stories of international dance” and “a pacesetter with a difference”. Its vision of modern dance as a tool for self-expression has attracted some of the most talented dancers and choreographers in China. Works created by its dancers, resident choreographers, artistic directors and international guest artists have won critical acclaim and overwhelming audience responses around the world. During the past decades, China has witnessed not only the growth of this great modern dance company but also the rise of its many sparkling stars, both at home and abroad.

LIU Qi

Chief Executive Officer

LIU graduated from the Beijing Dance Academy, Ethnic Dance Faculty, in 1991 and worked as a lecturer in the academy thereafter. Liu joined Guangdong Modern Dance Company in 1996. Since that time, she has served the company as a dancer, teacher, and artistic master. During 2004 to 2009, she was appointed as executive artistic director. In 2006, she was awarded the Century Star by the Guangdong Government for her outstanding achievements in the arts. She was working in Guangdong Modern Dance Company as resident choreographer from 2009 to 2016. LIU was appointed as company director of GMDC since the year of 2017.

LIU Qi

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Add:No.13 Shuiyinheng Rd., Shaheding, Tianhe District, Guangzhou
Tel: +86 (020) 8704 9512 / 189 2612 3585 
Fax: +86 (020) 8704 9721
E-mail:admin@gdmdc.com