Jet Leang is a new breed choreographer and the artistic director of Jet Leang Dance Theatre who born and raised in Penang, Malaysia. He started his training when he's 15 years old with breakdancing and hip-hop. To further his dream as a dance artist, he went to Nanyang Academy of Fine Art(NAFA) in the year of 2010. He graduated from NAFA in the year 2013. After graduating, he was dancing with a few Choreographers and dance company. Besides that, He did choreograph for Chingay 2012(Singapore) titled “ Triumph Over Challenges” and another one of his choreography title “ The past that can never be again” won the gold medal at Asia Youth festival 2013 in Hong Kong. In Sep 2015, He moves to the Netherlands to do a choreography research under the mentorship of Martine van Santen and several choreographers such as Rianne Slenema and Ester Natzijl. After his research in Netherland, he was invited to choreograph “ Nutcracker” in Gateway Entertainment, Singapore alongside with the artistic vision of Fang Dong Kai. In 2018 he decided to be back in hometown to support the dance scene in Penang and founded Jet Leang Dance Theatre. In October 2018, He also assisting a well know Thai choreographer Pichet Klunchun to complete the opening choreography “MI(X)G” for Festival Tokyo.
This is the beginning of his journey - A journey to fulfills his dream and to motivate others.