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Born in Shanghai, China, Xia Jun graduated from the Shanghai Dance School in 2012 and was awarded a full scholarship to the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School of Ballet the same year. He joined American Ballet Theatre Studio Company in New York in 2012 and Hong Kong Ballet as a member of the Corps de Ballet in 2013. He was named Coryphée in 2016.

With Hong Kong Ballet, Xia has danced featured roles including Fritz and Italian Doll in Terence Kohler’s The Nutcracker, Mercutio in Rudi van Dantzig’s Romeo and Juliet, Jewels in Cynthia Harvey’s The Sleeping Beauty, Gustave in Val Caniparoli's Lady of the Camellias, Executed Prince in Natalie Weir’s Turandot and Cockerel in Alexei Ratmansky’s Le Carnaval des Animaux. He has also performed in John Meehan's Swan Lake, Ronald Hynd's Coppélia, Pär Isberg's Pinocchio, George Balanchine’s Serenade, Jiří Kylián's Petite Mort and Sechs Tänze, Nacho Duato's Castrati, Jorma Elo’s Shape of Glow, Krzysztof Pastor’s In Light and Shadow, Fei Bo’s Shenren Chang and Edwaard Liang’s Sacred Thread.

Xia was a finalist at the prestigious Prix de Lausanne competition in Switzerland in 2012 and won third place at the Taoli Cup Dance Competition the same year. He won “Outstanding Performance by a Male Dancer” for his role as Lankendem in Le Corsaire at the Hong Kong Dance Awards in 2018.