professional ballerina

 Sayaka is an international award winning professional ballerina based in Germany.

Sayaka’s first engagement was in Russia where she was hired as a guest principal artist. From then on, she worked as a principal dancer/soloist in Yerevan National Ballet in Armenia, Mersin State Ballet and Astana Ballet while guesting worldwide. Her principal roles in full-length ballets include: Sugar Plum Fairy from "The Nutcracker", Kitri from "Don Quixote", Medora from "Le Corsaire", Gamzatti and Nikiya from "La Bayadere", Firebird from "Firebird", The Chosen One from "Le Sacre du Printemps", Antiope from "The Amazons" and much more.

Sayaka is a gold medalist of the International Ballet Competition “Tanzolymp” (Berlin, Germany 2011), gold medalist of the Tokyo Ballet Competition (Tokyo, Japan 2012), participant of Prix de Lausanne (Lausanne, Switzerland 2012, 2014), a prize winner of the International Ballet Competition of Astana (Astana, Kazakhstan 2016) and the Young Artist of the Year (Toyota, Japan 2014) by the Toyota Cultural Foundation. Sayaka currently resides in Germany and dances with Theater Dortmund.


2014年にプロデビュー。ロシア、アルメニア、トルコ、カザフスタンにてプリンシパルダンサーとして勤める。ベルリン国際バレエコンクール第1位、青少年のためのバレエコンクール東京第1位、ローザンヌ国際バレエコンクール参加、ヴァルナ国際バレエコンクール参加、豊田文化新人賞受賞。日本、グルジア、ポーランド、ボストン、トルコ、オーストラリア、カナダ、ロシア等にてゲスト出演。ドン・キホーテよりキトリ、海賊よりメドゥーラ、ラ・バヤデールより二キア・ガムザッティー、火の鳥より火の鳥、春の祭典、アマゾン、アリス等のバレエで主役を務める。 現在はドイツ・ドルトムントバレエ団にてソリストバレリーナとして活動中。

For further details about Sayaka’s performances, please go to Theater Dortmund or contact me.