Jin's dancing works are "startlingly original and provocative. I hope that on 'So You Think You Can Dance' we won't use people's pain, we won't use people's sympathy, we won't use people's suffering. When Li Yu created an acting troupe, as many elite males did, he had a concubine that played a male role as he believed she was "suited to male" or considered her more of the masculine gender. Dance Informa.
She was praised as highly intelligent, and had won abacus contests many times.