Interview with Yumeko Ide

In a new series, we will make mini interviews with ballet dancers from around the world. The first part is with young, Japanese ballet dancers. In the coming weeks, we will feature other ballet dancers from all over the world. Each ballet dancer will pass the interview to the next one in a relay. Today,… Continue reading Interview with Yumeko Ide

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Shoko Nakamura’s new life in Japan

Ballet dancer Shoko Nakamura, who had a successful career in Europe, has moved her base of activities to Japan — mainly to dance for the K-Ballet Company in Tokyo. To mark her return to Japan, Nakamura performed the title role in “Carmen” at Bunkamura Orchard Hall earlier this month in Shibuya, Tokyo. The production was… Continue reading Shoko Nakamura’s new life in Japan