Kim Jae Duk

Choreographer

(Korea)

As T.H.E Dance Company’s very first resident choreographer, Kim’s works have been described by critics as among some of the most attention grabbing, refreshing and innovative. His works shed light on sections of society that do not necessarily fall into the standard mould. Kim holds a Master’s in Choreography from Korea National University of the Arts, and is currently pursuing a PhD in dance studies at Sungkyunkwan University. He was previously a member of LDP Dance Company and is currently Creative Director and Choreographer with Modern Table Dance Company. In 2007, he received the third prize from Seoul International Dance Concours and the first prize in choreography from Seoul Dance Festival. His 2010 piece, Darkness Pumba, was selected for dance section of PAMS CHOICE.