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Soloists

Hansuke Yamamoto

Hansuke Yamamoto

Biography

  • Born

    Chiba, Japan

  • Training

    Akira Egawa Ballet School
    The Royal Ballet School
    Yuriko Kawaguchi Ballet School

  • San Francisco Ballet

    Joined the Company as a member of the corps de ballet in 2001
    Promoted to soloist in 2005

  • Other Companies

    The National Ballet of Canada

    Photo: Hansuke Yamamoto in Wheeldon's Rush© // © Erik Tomasson

 

Q&A

What ballet or role would you like to dance but haven't yet?

Push Comes to Shove by Twyla Tharp.

When I'm not working, I enjoy...

Nature

I love San Francisco because…

Because it’s truly international.

If you weren't dancing, what would your career be?

An architect