Meet the Dancers: Harry Yamakawa

Harry Yamakawa
Harry Yamakawa

Originally from Japan, Harry received formal training with Nowa Ballet School in Kanagawa, Japan, as well as with John Cranko School in Stuttgart, Germany. Before joining Atlanta Ballet, Harry performed with National Company of Portugal (CNB), Colorado Ballet, Nashville Ballet and Atlanta Ballet. Also, Harry performs often as a guest in Japan. Harry enjoys both classical and contemporary work, such as a recent summer workshop with Complexions in New York.  His repertory includes the Nutcracker Prince and Cavalier from The Nutcracker, James from La Sylphide, Peter from Peter and the Wolf, and various roles inSwan Lake, Midsummer Night’s Dream, Who Cares?, Kazimir’s Colours, Dracula, Four Seasons, Moments of Dis, Rush, Eden/Eden, and Prayer of Touch.  Harry is excited to be a part of Festival Ballet Providence and thankful to his family in Japan and the USA.


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