Classical Ballet / Artistic Director
Mitani Kyozo received his ballet training in his hometown in Ehime, Japan, then in Tokyo, and went on studying at The Académie de Danse Classique Princesse Grace in Monaco. He joined AMBT in 1979 after coming back to Japan.
As a principal dancer with AMBT, Mitani danced leading roles in all of the major full-length classics, including Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty, Nutcracker, Don Quixote, Raymonda, Coppélia, La Bayadère, The Tales of Hoffmann, La Sylphide and Giselle among others.
- Asami Maki Ballet Company