SOODONG JUNG is a Dancer and Choreographer who did his Bachelor and Master degrees in the Department of Sungkyunkwan University of Arts. 2013 he awarded first prize for Excellent the 13th Greece HELLAS International Dance Competition. In 2014 he awarded the Production Prize with his Trio work at the 9th International Choreography Competition Ludwigshafen NO BALLET, Germany. He was also invited as a choreographer by Opera Graz Tanzkompanie, Austria in 2015. Contemporary Dance Association of Korea chose him as a ‘Dancer of the year Award’ in 2016, as he was selected a guest choreographer of Korea National Contemporary Dance Company in the same year. Awarded ‘Best Choreographer Award’ by the 21st Critics Choice Choreographer Festival Selected by 2018. Currently he is expanding his international career, performing in Spain, Austria, Germany, and Singapore, Malaysia etc.

 

Awarded ‘Dance Critics Award’ by the 24th ‘Korea Dance Critics Association’.”RhythmAnalysis” (2018)

Awarded ‘Best Choreographer Award’ by the 21st Critics Choice Choreographer Festival Invited Chreographer Selected “RhythmAnalysis” (2018)

Selected by the Arts Council Korea for International Exchange Support-Malaysia (DPAC) Korea Cooperation Project “PASS THROUGH” (2017)

PyeongChang Cultural Olympic ‘Deep in the Mountains’ International Residensy Project “Dance Producer & Choreographer” (2017)

Artist Selected as “DoT” by Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture-Two years Support “TERMINAL” (2017-2019)

Awarded ‘Dancer of the Year Award’ by the 10th Korea Modern Dance Association (2016)

Korea National Choreographic Dance Company(KNCDC) Invited performance of Korean Choreographer ‘Selected as Choreographer’ “DIVE” (2016)

Austria Graz, Tanzkompanie der Oper Graz ‘TANZNITE ZUM WELT TANZ TAG Mittwoch’, Invited Choreography ‘Selected as Choreographer’ “Fake Disinterest” (2015)

Awarded ‘MASDANZA-M1 Award’ M1 CONTACT Contemporary Dance Festival – Open Stage M1 in Blackbox Theater GAC, Singapore “Le Penseur” (2014)

Awarded ‘PRODUKTION Prize’ with his Trio work at The 9th No Ballet Ludwigshafen International Choreography Competition in Theater Pfalzbau, Ludwigshafen, Germany “Fake Disinterest” (2014)

Established him own company named ‘Soo d Art & Co‘ (2014)

Awarded ‘First Prize for Excellent’ at the Greece Hellas International Dance Competition In Contemporary Dance Professional Soloists (2013)
– Military service exemption of the Arts –

Joined a Contemporary Dance Project Named ‘Centre Choregraphique National de Tours CCNT – Direction Thomas Lebrun’ and performed in France, Korea “FranKorean Tale” (2012)

Awarded ‘3rd Prize’ at the The 38, 39th Korea Dong-A Contemporary Dance Competition Senior (2009), (2010)