Meet Up ECoC!European Capital of Culture

Meet Up ECoC!European Capital of Culture

Motoko Hirayama/NPO alfalfa

Contact person :
Kako Yamaguchi
Position :
Production Manager
Link :
Dancer / Choreographer. As a dancer who freely plays with quietness and excitement, Motoko gained the enthusiastic support of the audience and provided "Revelation" to Svetlana Zakharova (Bolshoi Theatre Ballet Company) in 2006 and became a prominent choreographer. At the New National Theatre, Tokyo, She received the Asahi Performing Arts Award for "Life Casting" in 2007, and the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Newcomer Award and Takaya Eguchi Award for the duo work "The Rite of Spring" with two piano versions in 2009. In 2016, She succeeded in a large-scale European tour with "HYBRID", a collaboration work with the Basque Country of Spain and Ainu traditional music. Motoko is also actively working with professionals who transcend genres such as traditional performing arts, AI, and space development. Associate Professor of Physical Education, University of Tsukuba.

Last update : 27 Mar. 2024


Motoko Hirayama × Akira Kasai Dance by The Art of Fugue’/Hiroyasu Daido

Motoko Hirayama dances Shakespeare. "POISON recreation"/Hiroyasu Daido

Motoko Hirayama (dance) xKuniko Kato (percussion) "DOPE"/Naoshi Hatori

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