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Co. Ruri Mito

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Lena Hashimoto

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Co. Ruri Mito is a dance company directed by Ruri Mito. Its aim is to create a sophisticated dance piece by spending a substantial amount of time in research of each body's character. Sensitivity of body, preciseness of movement, breathing, and sensation in the skin are important components in Mito's work. So far, it created The Lake (2017), Sumika (2018), and MeMe (2019). In 2019, the company won the Special Jury's prize at Spiral Independent Creators Festival 20 Play. The company had it’s first Japan tour in 2019 and it is going to Europe tour in Paris, Budapest, Bucharest, and Prague in March, 2020.


Sumika ©bozzo
Choreographer: Ruri Mito
Music: Manami Kakuda
Lighting: Akiyo Kushida
Premiere:Aug, 2018 (Session House, Tokyo, Japan)

Matou (2015)©︎ONE DANCE WEEK
Choreographer: Ruri Mito
Music: Yuta Kumachi
Lighting: Akiyo Kushida
Costume: Tomoko Inamura
Premiere:October, 2015 (Session House, Tokyo, Japan)

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Last update : 20 Jan. 2020