Yui Kawaguchi

Yui Kawaguchi

Already at the age of six Yui Kawaguchi, who was born in Japan, began to dance. Four years later she even created her own choreographies. In her dance she skillfully combines the flowing movements of contemporary dance with fragments of classical ballet. She has danced in various ensembles and has not only toured through Japan, but also through the US and Europe at a very young age. She choreographed for the opening festival of East Asian Olympic 2001, followed by music videos, TV-CF, films, concerts and fashion shows. Since 2005 Yui works in Berlin and has won several dance and choreography awards. As a choreographer she collaborates with various theaters, visual artists, musicians and scientists. Her own pieces have featured at a number of international festivals in 10 countries in Asia, Europe and the US. She is the original cast and choreographer of contemporary dance part of Red Bull Flying Bach.