Born: Tokyo, Japan
Trained: Zürich Dance Academy
Awards: Laureate, Prix de Lausanne, 2019; Gold medal and Grand Prix, International Dance Competition, Spoleto (2018); First prize, All Japan Ballet Competition (2014).
Most enjoyable moment on stage: I enjoyed every moment on stage at the Prix de Lausanne competition, it was a powerful and unforgettable experience.
Favourite full-length ballet: Kenneth MacMillan's Romeo and Juliet. I love to watch Miyako Yoshida's portrayal of Juliet.
Favourite piece of music: Beethoven Piano Sonata No.8 (Sonata Pathétique). My school friend played it for me before I left Japan. It's very beautiful and inspirational.