Born in Yokohama, raised in Yamanashi, Wakayama and Tokyo. Graduated Rambert School in UK. During at Rambert, he was chosen to appear in Itzik Galili's "A Linha Curva" in Rambert Dance Comapany's UK tour. After graduating with first class degree, he joined Phoenix Dance Theatre under the artistic direction of Sharon Watson where he danced works by many choreographers. Since leaving Phoenix, he has been a freelance artist and danced in a section of London Olympic 2012 Opening Ceremony choreographed by Akram Khan. He moved his base to Tokyo and has worked with Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, Philippe Decouflé, Tero Saarinen, Inbal Pinto/Avshalom Pollak, Ella Rothchild, Tristan Sharps, Motoko Hirayama, Ryohei Kondo, Kenta Kojiri, and many others. As a choreographer, he has created many works and "Agnus"(2013) has won Session Best Prize from Kagurazaka Session House. In Yokohama Dance Collection 2017 Competition1, "BU" has won Prize for young choreographer from French Embassy, MASDANZA Prize and FITS Award from Sibiu International Performing Arts Festival. As the first Associate Choreographer of Dance Base Yokohama, he is creating new works constantly. He will premiere 3 brand new choreographies in December 2021 at AICHI PREFECTURAL ART THEATER.
Last update : 18 Aug. 2021