Hideo Kishimoto

Japan
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Hideo started dancing at the age of five. In 2003, he was admitted at the Tokyo Ballet School and pursued his training there until he was eighteen years old. He then integrated the Tokyo Ballet and danced in works by Maurice Béjart, John Neumeier, Jiří Kylián and Mats Ek, among others. He was promoted to the soloist position of the Japanese Company in 2016. In September 2018, he joined the Béjart Ballet Lausanne and danced in Maurice Béjart’s repertoire, such as Nutcracker (Grand Pas de deux). He took part in the creation of Tous les hommes presque toujours s’imaginent by Gil Roman in 2019.