Li Cunxin

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Birthday
26, 1961
Birthplace
Qingdao, China
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
26, 1961 (age 58)
Birthplace
Qingdao, China

About

Chinese-born dancer who was a Principal Artist with the Australian Ballet from 1995 to 1999.

Before Fame

He trained at the Beijing Dance Academy for seven years and went on to join the Houston Ballet in 1979.

Trivia

He became Artistic Director of the Queensland Ballet in 2012.

Family Life

He had three children with his second wife, Australian dancer Mary McKendry.

Associated With

His early talent for dance was recognized by the government of the People's Republic of China, and he was chosen by the cultural advisors of Mao Tse Tung's wife, Madame Mao (Jiang Qing), to study dance in the United States.