YUICHIRO INOUE - Company Dancer
Originally from Japan, Yuichiro first gained recognition as one of the country’s top Kung-Fu kids. His ballet training soon followed and by the age of 15 he moved to Germany to train on scholarship at the John Cranko Ballet School in Stuttgart. He went on to perform as a member of Staatstheater Braunschweig, the Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe, and the Saarlaendisches Statts Theatre in Saarbruecken before moving to Toronto to complete the Teacher Training Program at The National Ballet School of Canada (RAD status). Upon graduation he was hired at TDT and is thrilled to be in his twelfth season with the company. Yuichiro has taught at NBS, TDT, Dance Teq, the Quinte Ballet School, the Pia Bouman School of Dance, The Canadian School of Ballet and for schools and companies throughout Japan including Kobe University. His choreography has been commissioned for film, festivals and international competitions.