Enrolled in the Beijing Dance Academy in 2016, CHEN YINING has studied music and dance since she was young. In 2008, she won a Special Gold Award in Chinese music and the Gold Award in dance in the “Star and Torch” Competition. In 2010, she won the top prize in the Children’s group of the First Liuqin Competition. From 2010 to 2016, she studied in the Middle School Affiliated with the Beijing Dance Academy. While a student there, she took part in the dance drama The Book of Songs by China National Opera and Dance Drama Theater, and was lauded for her performance on China Arts. In 2017, she won the First Prize in the Fifteenth Beijing Dance Competition. Her original choreography includes The Swordwoman, Nezha, and Chasing Dream.