Tetsuya Kumakawa Net Worth

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Tetsuya Kumakawa Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Tetsuya "Teddy" Kumakawa is a Japanese ballet dancer and a former principal dancer with the Royal Ballet.Tetsuya Kumakawa was born on March 5, 1972 in Asahikawa, Hokkaido, Japan. He began studying Ballet at 10 years old, aged 15, he came to the UK and trained at the Royal Ballet School, before joining The Royal Ballet in 1989 and becoming the youngest soloist in their history. He was promoted to first soloist in 1991, and principal dancer in 1993.Kumakawa won the Gold Medal and the then newly established Prince Takamado Prize at the 1989 Prix de Lausanne and returned as a jury member in 2013. With The Royal Ballet, Kumakawa has danced roles such as 'Lead Mandolin Player' in Romeo and Juliet (MacMillan), Act 1 pas de trois in Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake, The bronze Idol in La Bayadère and 'The Fool' in the premiere of Kenneth Macmillan's The Prince of the Pagodas. In 1998, Kumakawa and five other leading male dancers from the Royal Ballet, Stuart Cassidy, Gary Avis, Matthew Dibble, Michael Nunn and William Trevitt, left to form K-ballet. He set up the K-Ballet School for young dancers in 2003.In 2006, Kumakawa won the "fifth Asahi Scenic Art Prize" for his artistic and original interpretation and presentation of the classical pieces "Don Quixote" and "The Nutcracker"
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthMarch 5, 1972
Place Of BirthAsahikawa, Hokkaido, Japan
Star SignPisces


Romance1999TV SeriesDancer in the title credit
La Bayadère - The Temple Dancer1991TV MovieBronze Idol


Sawako no asa2011TV SeriesHimself
Music Portrait2011TV SeriesHimself
Dai 49 kai NHK kôhaku uta gassen1998TV SpecialHimself - Judge
Jônetsu tairiku1998TV Series documentaryHimself
Gala Tribute to Tchaikovsky1993TV SpecialPrincipal Dancer

Won Awards

1999Newcomer of the YearAwards of the Japanese Academy

Known for movies

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