Master in Drama and Traditional Opera,
China Art Institute
Bachelor in Chinese Language and Literature,
AnHui Broadcasting and Television University
Li Yun started her opera training at a young age. She became a professional actress in 1977 when she joined the Sizhou Opera Troupe in Anhui, China.
Li Yun joined the Chinese Opera Institute of Singapore as a full-time lecturer in 1999. In the same year, she joined Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts as a part-time lecturer. She has participated as an actress and director in various international arts festivals in countries such as Thailand, Korea, India, Indonesia, Monaco, Canada, Japan and China.
Li Yun's teaching interest lies mainly in make-up, hair styling and body movement. She has conducted lessons and workshops at Lasalle College of the Arts, National University of Singapore and Nanyang Technological University.