Season 4 Choreographer
Misaki Hayama was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. She moved to New York in 2015 as a scholarship student at the Alvin Ailey Dance School. During her school career, in 2016 she performed her duet modern dance piece ”Antagatadokosa'' at the Ailey Citigroup Theater in Global Harmony. The following year, in 2017 she performed a solo piece ”Touryanse'' at the Baryshnikov Arts Center. After graduating from Alvin Ailey School, she presented ”Touryanse” at Ailey Citigroup Theater, Tank Theater and The Works Studio. In 2019, a 30-minute solo dance ”Warabe Uta” was performed at the TADA!Theater. In the same year, ”Kagome Kagome'' was shown at The Baumann. In 2020,She presented her new piece ”Sakura Sakura'' at Old First Church and got 4th place. In 2021, She performed her 30-minute solo piece ”Warabe Uta” in Green Space as a Take Roots 2021 artist. In 2022, She performed her solo piece "Touryanse" for KoDaFe in NYC presented by I KADA Dance Company and "Warabe Uta" for "Studio to Stage" presented by Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance Company.