About the Studio

Golden Universe Dance Studio is a non-political and non-religious group. It was founded in 2000 by Art Director Ms. Yu Jin. She has over 50 years of experience in teaching and performing at various art events in both the United States and China. The group consists of over 80 members, each of varying background. All of the members have been attracted to the Studio by their affection for Chinese culture, dance, as well as Ms. Jin's artistry and enthusiasm. In addition to acquiring skills in dance, the students seek to build self-esteem and better health.

In the past 16 years, The studio has performed in numerous non-profit cultural exchange events around the Great Washington Metropolitan area including the DC Mayor Art Awards Party at Kennedy Center, The Chinese New Year Party at Strathmore, Cultural exchange performance at Maryland World Dance Showcases, the United States Army Medical Research and Medical Command and Fort Detrick Community, the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research/Naval Medical Research Center (WRAIR/NMRC), and various local public schools. The Studio has received numerous praises and awards from its local government and communities

金雨歆舞蹈工作室成立于2000年。集大华府地区热爱中国民族民间舞蹈艺术的华侨同仁于一体。是大华府地区最早成立的非专业舞蹈艺术华人华侨团体。目前有团员近百人。由中国专业舞蹈艺术家金宇女士创办并兼艺术指导。其宗旨为学习、传播博大精深的中国民族民间舞蹈艺术。《金雨歆》工作室开办17年来举办和参与了多项美中文化交流活动。无论2003年“非典”义演,2005年东南亚海啸及2008年四川汶川大地震赈灾义演还是大华府地区美国舞蹈界国际舞蹈大展,亚洲舞蹈展,社区春节联欢会,中国文化节等等都可以看到婀娜多姿,美轮美奂的金雨歆舞蹈。尤其是金宇女士作为编导,艺术总监,总导演曾在大华府地区组织了几台大型舞蹈专场与歌舞晚会。 2004年,青春中国系列大型舞蹈专场晚会《青春中国(一)》。时任中国驻美大使杨洁篪出席晚会,时任中国外交部长李肇星题词“伟大祖国青春永驻”。 2008年,青春中国系列大型舞蹈专场晚会《青春中国(二)》。时任中国外交部长杨洁篪题词《青春舞韵情系中华》,时任驻美大使周文重题词《文化使者友谊桥梁》。美国《舞蹈家杂志(Dancer Magazine) 》2009年第3期发表了舞蹈评论家Judith Lynne Hanne, Ph.D对这场演出的赞誉评论文章。 2010年由上海市侨办推荐,中国驻美大使馆协助支持,金雨歆舞蹈工作室被邀在七月上海世博会演出了《青春中国 (三) 》,热情洋溢,场面震撼人心。带去海外华人对祖国的美好祝愿.演出得到上海各界的好评。得到了时任世博会组委会主任王歧山,时任世博会执委会主任俞正声亲笔签发《荣誉纪念证书》。 2017年,金雨歆舞蹈工作室将再次推出青春中国系列大型舞蹈专场晚会《青春中国(四)》。届时将有精彩纷呈的舞蹈展现在观众面前,必将是中国文化又一场的盛宴。