JinHo Won (Republic of Korea)
Joined Orlando Ballet in 2014
Jinho Won began her ballet training at the age of 13 in Korea. She attended the Korea National University of Arts in Seoul and the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (JKO) School, which is associated with the American Ballet Theatre National Training Curriculum, in New York.
Won was a member of the American Ballet Theatre Company II (ABT2) and the Korea National Ballet. She won the First Prize at the Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) in New York and the Seoul International Dance Competition in 2009. She was guest Principal Dancer with Joburg Ballet in Cinderella. This is Won’s fifth year with Orlando Ballet.
Photography by Michael Cairns 2018