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Gwangmyeong, South Korea
Photo: Dong Hun Lee.
Yoon Jung Seo started ballet at age six and attended the renowned Yewon School starting at age 12. She then entered Seoul Arts High School at age 15. Seo participated in annual competitions in South Korea, winning several tournaments. She graduated from Yewon School with top honors in ballet and earned top scores every semester at Seoul Arts High School as a ballet major. In 2019, she was a finalist and won a scholarship at the Prix de Lausanne, and later participated in the Houston Ballet Summer Intensive. Seo joined American Ballet Theatre Studio Company in the fall of 2019 and became an apprentice with the main Company in November 2021.