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— by Anna Park: Over the past 20 years, prima ballerina Kim Ji-young has been the face of the Korean National Ballet (KNB) ― she joined the national troupe in 1997, after completing her studies at Russia’s prestigious Vaganova Ballet Academy in 1996. Kim has been performing various principal roles at the ballet company from innocent Giselle to femme-fatale Carmen, bringing life to each character with virtuosic technicalities and stellar sensitivity…

Image: prima ballerina Kim Ji-young bows after performing ‘Giselle’ at the Seoul Arts Center on June 23, courtesy of Korean National Ballet

July 7, 2019