Lorelei Chang is a renowned qigong, tai chi, and modern dance artist, and a Chinese calligrapher who has dedicated her life to study these disciplines for more than 35 years. She recently performed during the closing ceremonies of the 2018 Winter Olympics held in Pyeongchang, South Korea, with her twin sister, Mai Nakanishi. Both are worldclass artists who pioneered combining Chinese calligraphy and modern dance with qigong, have performed internationally in China, Japan, New Zealand, Belgium, and the United States.
Lorelei Chang currently teaches qigong, yoga, and dance in the United States and has also taught in China and Japan. In 2012, she won a gold medal for the 24-form taijiquan and a silver medal for 42-form taijiquan during the International Wushu Competition in Connecticut. She is the founder and artistic director of dancEnlight, a faculty member with the Connecticut Concert Ballet, and a professional member of the National Qigong Association. A a certified instructor of Radiant Lotus Women’s Qigong founded by Daisy Lee, Lorelei Chang is currently studying Five Element meridian shiatsu with Nini Melvin.