Madoka Kariya

Date of birth
3 April 1993

Place of birth

Sendai, Japan

Nationality
Japanese

Education

  • Maison du ballet Etoile, Japan [1998 - 2009]
  • Palucca Hochschule für Tanz Dresden, Germany [2009 - 2012]
  • Internship Dresden Semperoper Ballet, Germany [2011]
  • Jason Beechey, Gerald Casel,Misako Kawamura, Michiko Nakamura

Professional experience

  • Ballett Zürich Junior ballet, Switzerland [2012 - 2014]
  • Nederlands Dans Theater 2 [2014 - 2017]
  • Nederlands Dans Theater 1 since August 2017

Nominations & awards

  • Tanzpreis der Freunde des Balletts Zürich (Friends of the Ballet Zurich Award)  [2013]
  • Scholarship from DAAD-Prize for the outstanding achievement of foreign student [2010]
  • Silver medal in YAGP New York final Senior age division [2009]
  • Gold medal and Audience award in the 'All Nippon DATE Classic Ballet competition in Miyagi' [2009]

Sleight of Hand - Sol León & Paul Lightfoot - NDT 2 Shearing the Wolves