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Kaho Ogawa

Tokushima, Japan

Joined ABT 2012

Biography

Kaho Ogawa was born in Tokushima, Japan and began her ballet training at the age of three. She studied with Yoshimi Ohara, Eriko Kushima, and Hiroshi Tokuyama. She has won number awards in prestigious competitions including the Tokyo National Ballet Competition and the All Japan Ballet Union Competition (at which she received the Grand First Prize three years consecutively). In 2010, Ogawa won the Silver Medal at Youth America Grand Prix, and received a full scholarship to train at the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at American Ballet Theatre. In January 2012, Ogawa was privileged to compete at the Prix de Lausanne.

Ogawa joined the Studio Company in February 2012.  She joined American Ballet Theatre as an apprentice in November 2012 and became a member the corps de ballet in June 2013.

Photo: Rosalie O'Connor

Repertoire

Milestones

2006

Participated in ABT Summer Intensive 2006 - 2011

2010

Trained at the ABT Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School September 2010 - January 2012

2012

Joined ABT Studio Company January 2012

2012

Joined ABT as Apprentice November 2012

2013

Joined Corps de Ballet June 2013