First Artist

Huo Liang was born in Harbin, China. From 2005 to 2012, he trained at Shanghai Dance School, affiliated to the Shanghai Theatre Academy for seven years where he studied Classical Ballet, Pas de Deux, Character Dance, Chinese Dance and Modern Dance.

In 2010, Huo Liang participated in the Youth America Grand Prix ballet competition. He has danced the role of the Arabian Puppet in The Nutcracker and has also performed the original dance poem titled Four Seasons, choreographed by Chen Jianian.

Huo Liang joined SDT as an apprentice in November 2012 and was promoted to artist in August 2013. He has performed as the Shepherd in The Nutcracker (2013, 2016) and Mandolin Dance in Romeo and Juliet (2014); Sleeping Beauty, Coppélia, Giselle, Don Quixote, and Swan Lake. He has also danced in Bournonville Divertissements, La Ventana, Tarantella, Traces We Left Behind, Schubert Symphony, Piano Concerto #2 Opus 102; Edward Liang’s Opus 25; George Balanchine’s Theme and Variation, Rubies and Allegro Brillante, Peter & Blue, Paquita, Slide, Sticks and Stones, Incomparable Beauty, Shadow’s Edge, Blue Snow, Lambarena and Another Energy.

Huo Liang was promoted to First Artist in January 2018.

Interview with Huo Liang