The Century Contemporary Dance Company was established in 2000 by Yao, Shu-Fen who is the company’s main choreographer and artistic director.
Yao graduated from New York University with a Masters of Art degree in performing arts and choreography, and currently teaches at the National Taiwan University of Arts where she mainly focuses on improvisation, composition and contemporary technique.During her time in the US, she received scholarships from the Merce Cunningham School and the American Asian Cultural Foundation.
Her choreographed works have a dream-like quality and are characterized by her style of realism. In her works, she uses dance movement to convey theatrical tension.
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