Ashley Chen has trained at the C.N.S.M.D. in Paris. After graduating he joined the Merce Cunningham Dance Company in 2000. In 2004, he joined the Lyon Opera Ballet. In 2006, he became a freelance dancer and worked with choreographers such as John Scott, Michael Clark, Liz Roche, Jean-Luc Ducourt, Michèle Anne de Mey, Phillipe Decouflé and Boris Charmatz. In 2012 Ashley Chen starts his dance company KASHYL.
As of June 2014