Artistic Director/PING Heng


Founder and Artistic Director of Dance Forum Taipei (DFT) and Crown Theater. Holds an MA degree in Dance from New York University and is a certified Labanotation teacher.


Ping founded Taipei Dance Workshop in 1984, and started DFT in 1989. In addition to the annual production by DFT, Ping also produces the annual Crown Arts Festival in 1994-2006. From 1997 to 2006, Ping conducted the Asian Little Theatre/Dance Exchange Network, collaborating with theaters and dancers in major cities in Asia. She served as Chairperson of the Performing Arts Alliance, Artistic Director of National Chiang Kai- Shek Culture Center, Dean of Dance College, National Taipei University of the Arts and was on the Board of National Performing Arts Center.