Maven of the month

Khanh Thy


Khanh Thy – as Nguyen Hong Thi is better known – is Vietnam’s most famous dancer and the doyen of Vietnamese Dance Sport. Performing with Chi Anh and more recently Phan Hien, her various accolades include two Vietnam Open Dance Championships, SEA Games and Asian Dance Championship recognition, and Vietnam’s third Labour Medal for her dedication to Dance sport. A Hanoian by upbringing, Khanh Thy now runs a highly successful dance school in Ho Chi Minh City and is looked to as a role model of women’s empowerment and success in modern Vietnam.