Playwright Mi Jeong Kim was born in Seoul, Korea and studied Playwriting (M.A.) and Drama (M.F.A.) at the Korean National University of Arts. She is also interested in Drama Education as well as playwriting for children.
Mi Jeong has been writing for children and teaching drama for children in many welfare institutions and schools. She is co-writer of Looking for Yoghurt, the international collaboration project for young audiences (2008-2009) and a winner of ASSITEJ Korea playwriting awards in 2010.