Hao Bin —

Hao Bin
Principal Dancer

Hao Bin was born in China. He started classical ballet training in 1995 at the Beijing Dance Academy. After graduation in 2002, he joined the National Ballet of China.

In 2004, Bin received a Jury Special Award at the 3rd Shanghai International Ballet Competition. In 2007, Bin was invited by the Stuttgart Ballet to perform at a ceremonial gala at John Cranko’s Dance Festival Celebration; this was the first time a Chinese dancer was invited to perform in Stuttgart, Germany. In 2011 Bin was nominated as 'Best Male Dancer of the Year' award in the Prix Benois de La Danse in Moscow. 

Bin joined Queensland Ballet in July 2011 as a Soloist, and was promoted to Principal in November 2011.

Repertoire highlights

  • Albrecht in Ai-Gul Gaisina's Giselle

  • Natalia Makarova's Swan Lake

  • John Cranko's Le Corsaire

  • Lycette Darsonval's Sylvia

  • Lise Lander's Etudes

  • John Cranko's Romeo and Juliet

  • George Balanchine's The Four Temperaments

  • Mauro Bigonzetti's Kazimirs Colors

  • Uwe Scholz's Beethoven’s 7th Symphony

  • Roland Petit's Carmen

  • Ben Stevenson's Les Sylphides

  • Ben Stevenson's Fountain of Tears

Did you know?

  • Bin has an interest in film.
  • Bin is married to Principal Meng Ningning.