"Kin is a storyteller through dance which takes you through emotions that you sometimes forget you possess. For me, that defines artistry"

Reet Roy
Founder & Director of Rhythm2Dance

 

Kin Nguien

CV

Film/Production

  • In Case of Emergency (2022) - Performer - Allen Kaeja / Kaeja d'Dance

  • Project Lullaby: CHOICE (2021) - Writer / Producer / Choreographer -   CanAsian Dance

  • Project Lullaby Series (2017-2021) - Creative Director/ Choreographer -  Katrina Castro, Ian Simon

  • I Need It – AJ Velasco (2020) - Producer -   Artful Balance of Business and Dance

  • All Day Long – Co.Lab Toronto (2020) - Creative Director / Producer -   Co.Lab Studios Toronto

Commercial/ Print

  • Honda (2021) - Dancer -  Dentsu

  • ThePersonal Insurance (2020) - Model - Bleublancrouge Inc.

  • Nintendo (2020) - Principal (stand-in)

  • Cuppa Tea (2020) - Actor/ SOC - Ian Simon

  • Roots International Sweatpants Day (2020) - Dancer/Model -  Mad Ruk Entertainment

  • CEEN Apparel ‘I’m a Dancer’ (2018) - Dancer/Model -  Rhythm2Dance

  • Adidas Ukraine (2015) - Dancer -  UA 21

Music Videos

  • R2D Music Video Experience ‘Gravity’ (2020) - Dancer -  Rhythm2Dance

  • Tasha Angela ‘Lost in Nostalgia’ (2020) - Dancer -  Mad Ruk Entertainment

  • Artem Pivovarov ‘We’re young’ (2015) - Dancer/ Actor -  UA-21

Stage & Theater

  • K9 Collective Anniversary Showcase (2016-2019) - Dancer/Choreographer -  K9 Collective Dance Company

  • Final Stretch Dance Competition (2019) - Headliner/Choreographer -  K9 Collective Dance Company 

  • FOREAL Dance Company 15 Year Anniversary Showcase (2019) - Dancer/Choreographer -  FOREAL Dance Company

  • Prelude Dance Competition Toronto (2019) - Creative Director/Choreographer -  K9 Collective Dance Company

  • R2D Challenge Competition 2019 (1st Place) - Creative Director/Choreographer -  K9 Collective Dance Company

  • Redefine Urban Dance Competition (2019) - Creative Director/Choreographer -  K9 Collective Dance Company

  • Redefine Urban Dance Competition (2018) - Creative Director/Choreographer -  K9 Collective Dance Company

  • Prelude Dance Competition New Jersey (2017-2018) Choreographer -  K9 Collective Dance Company

Teaching

  • City Dance Corps - Dance Instructor - (2021-2022) - Toronto, Canada

  • Rhythm2dance International Dance Mentorship Program (2020) - Online

  • Rhythm2Dance - Mentor / Dance Instructor - (2018-present) - Toronto, Canada

  • Rhythm2Dance Career Development Program (2019-2020) - Montreal, London, Ottawa, Hamilton

  • Vybe Dance Studio - Revybal Workshop (2020) - Markham, Canada

  • UA-21 Summer Dance Camp (2019) - Ukraine

  • Rhythm2Dance Europe Tour (2019) - Malaga, Spain​, Copenhagen, Denmark

  • K9 Dance Camp (2019) - Toronto, Canada

  • Dance Town UA-21 - Dance Instructor - (2014-2015) - Ukraine

Companies

  • KINAJ.co - Creative Director - (present)

  • K9 Collective Dance Company - Choreographer / Creative Director - (2017-2020)

Membership

Canadian Alliance of Dance Artists (present)
Dance Ontario (present)

Training

Modern, Contemporary, Hip-hop, House, Popping, Commercial Dance

  • Newcomer & Refugee Artist Mentorship with Reet Roy - Funded by Toronto Arts Council

  • Ignite Contemporary Dance Program (2021) - TOES FOR DANCE & Canadian Contemporary Dance Theater

  • Acting on Camera (2021) - Marvin Karon

  • Guelph Emerging Artists Dance Intensive (2021)

  • ABBD The Mentorship (2021) - Sorah Yang

  • The Artful Balance of Business and Dance (2020) – Sorah Yang

  • Ethos Dance Intensive (2020) – Selene Haro & Isidro Rafael

  • Dancing Mindfulness (2020) – The Institute for Creative Mindfulness

  • Rhythm2Dance (2015-present)

  • UA-21 Dance Academy (2010-2015)

Accolades

  • Project Lullaby CHOICE - Storyline & Narrative Award - Project Home Movement Film Festival 2022

  • Project Lullaby CHOICE - Finalist - Russian Mental Health Film Festival 2022

  • Project Lullaby CHOICE - Official Selection - Open Vision Film Festival 2021

  • Project Lullaby CHOICE - Official Selection - CineAsian Films Festival 2021

  • Project Lullaby CHOICE - Official Selection - DANCINEMA Film Festival 2021

  • Project Lullaby: LUCID - Official Nomination - F-O-R-M Film Festival 2020

  • Best Female Choreographer -  Kindred Awards 2019 (Canada)

  • Best Film Production -  Kindred Awards 2019 (Canada)

  • Best Dance Team (K9 Collective)- 1st Place -  Redefine Urban Dance Competition 2019 (Canada)

  • Best Dance Team (K9 Collective) -1st Place -  R2D Challenge Competition 2019 (Canada)

  • Best Solo Choreography -  UA-21 Dance Camp 2018 (Ukraine)

  • Best Dance Team (K9 Collective) - 2nd Place -  Redefine Urban Dance Competition 2018 (Canada)

  • Best Upcoming Female Dancer -  North Side Story Toronto Dance Festival 2017 (Canada)