Mami Kawabata

Present Occupation:

Professional Dancer in “wee dance company” by Dan Pelleg and Marko E. Weigert in Gerhart-Hauptmann Theater, Germany

Dance Education:

2005-2006/2008-2011
Academy of Performing Arts in Prague


1993-2008
Kasai Dancing Company: Modern dance school in Toyama, Japan

Experience:

2015
Dance Video Project
"In MOnO" own direction 
Played at Footprint Festival in London, Dance wave Festival in Cypus

Off-scene self activity
"Sailing Stones" by Leila Bakhtali, Mami Kawabata invited in Tanzwhoche Dresden

"In Between" by Lital Ben-Horin, Mami Kawabata in 80 squere Festival in Tel Aviv

Self solo piece "Lone Cloud" invited to Poetry in Motion (Germany), DancOmatic (Denmark), Via Thea, Festival (Germany), Kasai Perfromance (Japan) 

Wee dance Company
"There's Time", "Schmetterlingsdefekt”, "Alpha1, "Romeo and Juliet", "AQUA" 
choreographed by Dan Pelleg, Marko E.Weigert, with own creative input
"Data", choreographed by Ruslan Stepanov and Mami Kawabata

"Creature of Habit" choreographed by Sommer Ulrickson

Performed in Gerhart-Hauptmann Theater, Goerlitz, Zittau, Bautzen, Leipzig.
 Performance Tour in Israel in 2014.


2012 – current
Musiktheater
"Anatevka”,”My fair lady”,”Kleider machen Leute”, “La Traviata”,”Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor”,"Die Csardasfurstin", All choreographed by Dan Pelleg, Marko E weigert
Performed in Gerhart-Hauptmann Theater, Goerlitz, Zittau, Bautzen 2012-current

Jalegado Dance Company.

"Moving still point", "At the Brink", solo"Distance shore", duet "Full Moon Rising", "In Between, “World", choreographed by Joe Alegado (US) with own creative input Performed in Prague, Brno (CZ), Trutnov (CZ), Tubingen (DE), Menorca (SP)

2009-2012

2012 
Media Art Project
"Rusalka” Devised by Glass Artist Takeshi Ito (JP) 
Played in National theater gallery in Prague


2011-2012 
Im.pu.re Dance Company.

"4:4","Fight For Life" choreographed by Sara Puchouska (PL) with own creative input Performed in Divadlo Ponec, Alt art, Czech Dance Platform 2011

2012 
Monika Rebcova Dance Company.

"Africa-Reconciliation" Devised by Monika Rebcova (CZ) Performed in Czech Dance Platform 2012 and got Audience Prize

2009-2011 
Dance2xs Prague
Directed by Ivanka Hanichova (CZ), shows with fashion and street dance

Assistant Experience:
2011 Assistant of Prof. Ivanka Kubicova(CZ) workshop in Japan

2010 Assistant of Joe Alegado(US) in Impulz Tanz Festival, workshops in Prague

2009 Assistant of choreographer Haruka Kasai “Mache’s Girl” by State Conservatory Prague, Premiere 6,12,2009 in National Theater in Prague

Prizes:

2012. Art Encouragement Prize by Kitanippon Newspaper Company

2011. Finalist of Beauty Competition "Miss Expat
2011" in Czech Republic.
2008. Self Choreography Dance Competition in Kanazawa
2008. "samayouasi ni kusagautau” Fresh Choreographer Prize

2006. New Dance Festival in Prague “Geisha” Choreography 1stPrize.