about Selina

Selina began creating dance works in Hong Kong during her performance career with Hong Kong Ballet. She then became the company’s choreographic apprentice under the direction of John Meehan and choreographed numerous works for the company, as well as the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Teatro dell’Opera di Roma.

In New York, her work has been seen at Bard College, the Ellen Stewart Theater, the La MaMa Moves Dance Festival, Lincoln Center’s Rose Theater, the Mark Morris Dance Center and New York University’s Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.

_VCD1485As a dancer, Selina took on leading roles in the classical and contemporary repertoire in Cinderella, SerenadeThe Merry Widow, The Nutcracker, The Rite of Spring, Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake and Turandot. She had the opportunity to work with many outstanding choreographers and teachers, including Geta Constantinescu, Isabella Fokine, Stephen Jefferies, Bettijane Sills, Jeffrey Graham Hughes, Irek Mukhamedov, Rudi Van Dantzig, Mark Morris, Natalie Weir, Merrill Ashley, and Ronald Hynd.

Selina is currently an adjunct ballet instructor at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, a teaching artist at Mark Morris Dance Center, as well as a dancer with The Metropolitan Opera, where she performed in John Adams’s Nixon in China, Puccini’s Turandot & Madama Butterfly, Mozart’s Don Giovanni and Wagner’s Parsifal.

Selina holds an MFA from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and a BFA from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts.