So Jung Shin

Corps de Ballet

Born in Seoul, South Korea, So Jung Shin began studying dance at  8 years of age. She received ballet training at Sunhwa Arts High School and is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in ballet from  Sejong University on a full scholarship.
Ms. Shin has competed in a multitude of competitions.  In 2016, she was awarded 1stplace for junior women at Helsinki International Ballet Competition, was a senior finalist at the Perm Ekaterina Maximova Ballet Competition Arabesque and was awarded a silver medal in the Korea International Ballet Competition.  In 2014, Ms. Shin participated in the East Asia Youth Ballet Week and was awarded a gold medal at the Dong-A Dance Competition.  In 2013, she was awarded the grand prize at the Sejong Dance Competition. 
Ms. Shin joined Pennsylvania Ballet for the 2016/2017 season as a member of the Corps de Ballet. 

So Jung Shin | Photo: Vikki Sloviter