Taiwanese dancer Yi-Fen Lin completed her initial dance education in her home country at the Dance Department of the Chinese Culture University and was a member of with the university's Hwa-kang Dance Company until 1995. She choreographed "Blue Bird" for the Herry Yu Dance Company at the National Theatre Taipei in 1995 and a year later showed "Lost Memory" in the "Presentation of Choreography in Southern Taiwan". Yi-Fen Lin joined the Capital Ballet Company in Taipei in 1998. In 1999 she completed an intermediate diploma course at the Folkwang Academy in Essen. Since then her professional engagements in Germany include the productions "Freudentanz", choreography Rainer Behr, in 2000 and "The Thread" with rodolpho leoni dance in 2001/2002.