Soloist of State Ballet of Georgia

Ruika Yokoyama


During 2001-2013 she was studying at the Niigata ballet school. During 2013-2016 – Escola de Dança do Conservatório Nacional in Lisbon (Portugal).  Since 2016 – a soloist at the ballet company of the Tbilisi Opera and Ballet State Theatre.

Princess Aurora, Four Couples in Flower Waltz – Tchaikovsky, THE SLEEPING BEAUTY
Soloist Mazurka –   CHOPINIANA
Soloist of Peers – Prokofiev, ROMEO AND JULIET
Chinese doll – Tchaikovsky, THE NUTCRACKER
Pas de trios – Tchaikovsky, SWAN LAKE
Myrta, Pas-de-six – Adan, GISELLE
First variation of soloist – Minkus, DON QUIXOTE

Also roles in ballets: TSUNA AND TSRUTSUNA (choreography by N. Ananiashvili) and PETITE CÉRÉMONIE, ORAWA (choreography by M. Walerski).

The highest score at the All Japan Ballet Competition (2013, Japan)
Bronze medal at the Tanzolymp Ballet Competition (2014, Germany)
Prix de Lausanne (2016, Switzerland)

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