Miki Sato



Miki

Miki Sato has huge range of experience with different dance projects and venues which allow her latitude.
Ms. Sato has strong performance presence on stage with jump parallel to the floor and speed in her unique movement.

Ms. Sato began her dance training at the age of 4, at first studying modern ballet, then classical ballet, modern dance and jazz dance. Also she appeared as an back dancer on TV shows and events as a part time job.
At the same time as graduate from art collage, she stopped dancing all at once, stated her career as an interior designer.

But two years later, she went to Bali island, and she started taking lessons in Balinese dance. Afterwards she joined with multimedia performance unit NEST, a multimedia performance unit that makes full use of special architecture, equipment, visual images, lighting and sounds.
Simultaneously she started activity as a dancer of unique presence.
Also, Ms. Sato choreographs theatrical companies with her special choreography system.
Recently, producing a lot of workshops and taking charge of the class.
Miki Sato all the more broadened her range of activities.

Sep. 2006 [c – e] (Tokyo, Toyama) commission by New National Theater
Oct. 2005 “vanishing points 30” (Tokyo) invited to Dance Selection
Mar. 2005 “vanishing points” (Tokyo)
Jan. 2003 invited to Asia-Europe Foundation. Lecture & demonstrated, performed in Singapore
1995-2005 Short collection series “workout” #1-#8 (Tokyo, Yokohama, Singapore)


Choreography and Performance

1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2006 invited to Yuri Ng (Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore)
1995-2003 participated in performance unit nest and performed in Rubriana (Slovene), Munich, Helsinki.


Dance

2000, 2001 invited to CJB Canada-Japan Dance Partnership (at National Arts Centre / Ottawa, Salle Pauline Julien / Montreal, Premiere Dance Theater / Tronto, The Round House / Vancouver•Tokyo, Nagoya, Kyoto in Japan)
1999 invited to Netherlands-Japan collaboration project / invited to Julidans (Tokyo Japan, Amsterdam Netherlands)
1999 Opera “La Damnation de Faust”
Directed by ROBERT LEPAGE, conducted by SEIJI OZAWA with SAITO KINEN ORCHESTRA