JPEN

JO KANAMORI

22.11
. 1974
Born in Yokohama Japan.
04
. 1980
Sei Kanamori Dance Studio
Studied under his father.
08
. 1990
Asami Maki Ballet Company
Studied under Asami Maki and Kyozo Mitani etc.
09
. 1992
Rudra Bejart Lausanne
Studied under Maurice Bejart etc.
06
. 1993
Choreographed a maiden work "You must know".
08
. 1994
Nederlands Dance Theater 2
01
. 1997
Choreographed "Under the marron tree".
Premiere by Nederlands Dance Theater 2.
09
Ballet de l'Opera National de Lyon
10
Choreographed "Cantus"
Premiere by Nederlands Dance Theater 2.
12
Choreographed "Anitya".
Premiered by Ballet de l'Opera National de Lyon.
02
. 1999
Choreographed "L'Arbre Noire".
Premiere by Ballet de l'Opera National de Lyon.

*Awarded a Price of K de Lyon for the dance of " Solo for two " by Mats Ek.
08
The Gothenburg Ballet
05
. 2000
Choreographed "Symphony of Sorrowful Songs -3rd song".
Premieres by New National Theater Ballet Tokyo.
04
. 2001
Free lance Dancer and Choreographer
11
Choreographed "Me/mento 4am 'ne' siac ".
Premieres by Nederlands Dance Theater.
01
. 2002
Cullberg Ballet (guest dancer)
06
Move back to Japan.
11
Choreographed "String/s piece"
Premiere by New National Theater Ballet Tokyo.
12
Awarded The 34th Dance Critic Association Price.
(Rookie of the Year)
02
. 2003
Produced [ no・mad・ic project ], choreographed "7 fragments in memory".
08
Choreograohed "side in / side out".
Premiered by The Gothenburg Ballet.

*Awarded a Price of Asahi Performing Arts Price and Kirin Dance Support
for "7 fragments in memory".
02
. 2004
Choreographed "Wall".
Premiered by project Noism.
03
Dance Theater Nuremberg premiered "Me/mento 4am 'ne' siac".
04
. 2004
Become The Artistic Director of Dance Department at Niigata City Performing Arts Center.
Establish Japan's first residential dance company Noism04.
06
Noism04
Premiered "SHIKAKU" at Ryutopia Theater.
Noism04
Performed "SHIKAKU" at Shinjuku Park Tower Hall.
10
Noism04
Premiered "black ice" at Ryutopia Theater.
Co production of 6 domestic theaters in Japan.
11
Noism04
Performed "black ice" at Biwako Hall Center for the performing Arts, Shiga.
Yagaguchi Center for Arst and Media / Medikit Arts Center / The Museum of Art, Kochi.
12
Noism04
Performed "black ice" at Kani Public Arts Center.
New National Theater / Matsumoto Performing Arts Center.
01
. 2005
Noism05
Tour to N.Y. and Montreal, premiered "untitled".
Performe at Japan Contemporary Dance Showcase.
02
Noism05
Premiered "no・mad・ic project -7 fragments in memory" at Tokyo Art Sphere.
By the award of Kirin Dance Suport 2003.
03
Noism05
Performed "no・mad・ic project -7 fragments in memory" at Niigata Ryutopia Theater.
07
Noism05
Produced & Performed [ Triple Bill ] at Ryutopia Theater.
Invite Alessio Silvestrin / Ikuyo Kuroda / Ryohei Kondo as guest choreographer.
Noism05
Performed [ Triple Bill ] at Oosaka Theater BRAVA! / Setagaya Public Theater.
08
Personal
Produced [ no-mad-ic project 2 -festival ].
Danced with Kazunori Kumagai,and invited Japanese dancers who works in EU.
11
Noism05
Premiered "NINA -materialized sacrifice" at Ryutopia Theater.

*Awarded a Price of the 37th Dance Critic Association.
12
Noism05
Performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice" at Toyama Aubade Hall.
Umeda Arts Theater / Sapporo Education and Culture Hall / New National Theater.
02
. 2006
Noism06
Premiered "Play 4:34" at Ryutopia Noh Theater.
03
Noism05
Performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice" at Shizuoka Arts Theater.
05
Noism06
Premiered "sense-datum" at Ryutopia Studio B.
Noism06
Performed "sense-datum" at Oosaka Art Theater dB.
21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa.
06
Noism06
Performed "sense-datum" at L.Parc Sendai / Tsukuba Capio.
08
Personal
Invited from Korea Dance Festival as guest teacher and premiered "no title".
11
Noism06
Produced & Performed [ Triple Vision ] at Ryutopia Theater.
Invite Shintaro O-ue / Kristine and InaoYishifumi Inao as guest choreographer.
12
Noism06
Performed [ Triple Vision ] at Kitakami Sakura Hall.
Le Theatre Ginza / Biwako Hall Center for the performing Arts, Shiga.

Personal
Awarded a Price of Arts Encouragement Matsuyama Ballet Foundation.
01
. 2007
Noism07
Tour to U.S and South America, Performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
At Centro Cultural Matucana 100 Santiago-Chile / The Joyce Theater NY (digest ver).
02
Noism07
Performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
At Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago / SESC Pinheiros Sao Paulo.
04
Noism07
Premiered "PLAY 2 PLAY~interfering dimensions" at Ryutopia Theater.
05
Noism07
Performed "PLAY 2 PLAY~interfering dimensions".
At Shizuoka Arts Theater / THEATER1010 / Hyogo Performing Arts Center.
07
Noism07
Tour to Moscow Russia, performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
[ Chekov International Theater Festival ] at Meyerhold Theater.
10
Noism07
Produced & Performed [ W-view ] at Ryutopia Theater.
Invite Yoko Ando / Megumi Nakamura as guest choreographer.
Noism07
Performed [ W-view ].
At Theater Cocoon / Kitakyushu Performing Arts Center.
11
Noism07
Performed [ W-view ].
At Kitakami Sakura Hall / Sapporo Education and Culture Hall.
02
. 2008
Noism08
Tour to Washington & Michigan US,
Performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
[ Japan Culture + Hyper culture Festival ] at Kennedy Arts Center.
04
Noism08
Tour to Seoul Korea, performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
06
Noism08
Premiered "Nameless Hands -house of dolls" at Ryutopia Studio B.

*Awarded a Price of Asahi Performing Arts Price,
and Kirin Dance Support for "A Doll's House" by Noism08.

07
Noism08
Performed "Nameless Hands -house of dolls".
At Shizuoka Arts Theater, Setagaya Public Theater-tram,
Iwaki Performing Arts Center, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art,Kanazawa.
08
Personal
Danced in Janacek's Opera "Cunning Little Vixen".
At [ Saito Kinen Festival ] directed by Seiji Ozawa.
11
Noism08
Premiered "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black" at Ryutopia Theater.
12
Noism08
Performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black" at Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse.
Personal
Awarded The 58th Minister of Culture Price.
Awarded The 61th Niigata Nippo Culture Price.
Awarded The 40th Dance Critic Association Price.
01
. 2009
Noism09
Tour to Paris + Nantes France, gave work-shop of Kanamori Method.
06
Noism09
Premiered "ZONE -shimmer, sunder, moon on the water" at Ryutopia Theater.
Co Production with New National Theater Tokyo.
Noism09
Performed "ZONE -shimmer, sunder, moon on the water". at New National Theater Tokyo.
07
Noism09
Performed " nomadic " at Niigata Modern Arts Museum [ Neoteny Japan ].
08
unit-Cyan
Start the private unit with Sawako Iseki, premiered "Cyan’s Confess".
Production of The Museum of Art, Kochi.
09
unit-Cyan
Performed extract of "Cyan’s Confess" at [ dancetoday 2009 ].
Production of Saitama Arts Theater.
Establish the trainee company Noism2, and the main company rename Noism1.
10
Noism1
Tour to Taipei Taiwan, performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
At Naitonal Opera House.
11
Noism1
Premiered "Nameless Poison -black monk" at Ryutopia Studio B.
Co Production with [ Chekhov International Theater Festival ].
12
Noism1
Performed "Nameless Poison -black monk".
At Shizuoka Arts Theater and Aichi Performing Arts Center.
12
Personal
Choreograph the dance part in Opera [ La Traviata ], directed by Tadashi Suzuki.
01
. 2010
Noism1
Performed "Nameless Poison -black monk".
At Tokyo Metropolitan Theater / Matsumoto Performing Arts Center.
03
Noism2
Produced [ Spring Performance 2010 ] at Ryutopia Studio B.
Program of Noism Repertoire / New creation by Yuki Yamada (Guest).
06
Noism1
Tour to Moscow Russia, performed "Nameless Poison -black monk".
At Fomenko Theater, Participate [ Chekov International Theater Festival ].
07
Noism1&2
Premiered "A Hoffman’s Tale" at Ryutopia Theater.
11
Noism1
Performed "Nameless Hands -house of dolls" at Ryutopia Studio B.
By the award of Kirin Dance Suport 2008.
12
Noism1
Tour to Paris France, performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
At Japan Culture Center.
Noism1
Premiered "A Mayfly’s Shadow" at Niitsu Arts Museum Niigata.
Collaboration with grass artist Hiromi Masuda.
02
. 2011
Noism1 
Performed "Nameless Hands -house of dolls".
At Aichi Performing Arts Center, Kochi Arts Museum, Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse.
Noism2
Produced [ Spring Performance 2011 ] at Ryutopia Studio B.
Program of Noism Repertoire / New creation by Kenta Kojiri (Guest).
05
Noism1
Produced [ OTHERLAND ], Premiered "psychic 3.11" at Ryutopia Theater.
New creation by Alessio Silvestrin (Guest) / Yoshifumi & Chrisitn Inao (Guest).
Noism2
Premiered "The Fire Bird".
06
Noism1
Performed [ OTHERLAND ] at Biwako Hall Center for the performing Arts, Shiga.
Personal
Produced [ 11.3 Charity Performance ] with organist Maki Yamamoto.
Performance of Ryutopia residential artists.
08
Personal
Direct the Opera and choreographed the Ballet at [ Saito Kinen Festival ].
Bartok’s "Bluebeard’s Castle" conducted by Seiji Ozawa,
"Miraculous Mandarin" conducted by Ryusuke Numajiri.
09
Personal
Tour to Beijin & Shanghai China with Saito Kinen Orchestra,
Performed "Bluebeard’s Castle" at National Opera House.
unit-Cyan
Performed "Cyan’s Confess" at Sunport Hall Takamatsu.
12
Noism1&2
Performed new version of "A Hoffman’s Tale" at Ryutopia Theater.
02
. 2012
Noism2
Produced [ Spring Performance 2012 ] at Ryutopia Studio B.
Program of Noism Repertoire / New creation by Yoshifumi & Christin Inao (Guest).
03
Noism1&2
Produced [ Charity Performance ] at Sendai, Premiered "solo for 2".
Noism1
Performed "solo for 2" at [ NHK Ballet Feast ].
04
Noism1
Performed "ZONE -shimmer, sunder, moon on the water", at Kennedy Arts Center.
05
Noism1
Performed "Bluebeard’s Castle" and "Miraculous Mandarin".
At Opera House of Florence Italy.
06
Noism1
Premiered "Nameless Voice -garden of water, house of sand" at Ryutopia Studio B.
Co Production with 5 domestic theaters in Japan.
07
Noism1
Performed "Nameless Voice -garden of water, house of sand" .
At Saitama Arts Theater and Shizuoka Arts Theater.
09
unit-Cyan
Premiered "Cyan’s House", production of Kochi Arts Museum.
10
Noism1
Performed "Nameless Voice -garden of water, house of sand" .
At 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa / Aichi Performing Arts Center.
12
Noism1&2
Performed "solo for 2 / Miraculous Mandarin" at Ryutopia Theater.
01
. 2013
Noism1&2
Performed "solo for 2 / Miraculous Mandarin" at Kanagawa Arts Theater.
02
Noism2
Produced [ Spring Performance 2013 ] at Ryutopia Studio B.
Program of Noism Repertoire / New creation by Yuki Yamada.
03
Personal
New National Theater Ballet Tokyo premiered "solo for 2".
05
Noism1
Premiered "ZAZA -between the pray and desire" at Ryutopia Theater.
06
Noism1
Performed "ZAZA -between the pray and desire" at Kanagawa Arts Theater.
07
Noism2
Produced [ Special Performance in Summer ] at Niigata Kenseikinenkan.
New Creation by Yuki Yamada.
Noism1
Performed "ZAZA -between the pray and desire" at Shizuoka Arts Theater.
08
unit-Cyan
Performed "Cyan’s House" at Sunport Hall Takamatsu.
11
Noism1
Tour to Madrid Spain, performed "Nameless Hands -house of dolls".
At Canal Theater.
12
Noism1
Performed new version of "PLAY 2 PLAY -interfering dimensions" at Ryutopia Theater.
01
. 2014
Noism1
Performed new version of "PLAY 2 PLAY -interfering dimensions" at Kanagawa Arts Theater.
02
Personal
Directed "Nois(roo)m" at Niigata Arts Museum [ Niigata Creation ].
03
Noism2
Produced [ Spring Performance 2014 ] at Ryutopia Studio B.
New creation by Yuki Yamada (House Choreographer) / Takuya Fujisawa (Noism1).
04
Personal
Inaugurated to International committee of BeSeTo Theater Festival.
06
Noism1&2
Premiered "CARMEN" at Ryutopia Theater.
Co Production of 3 domestic theaters in Japan.
Invite guest actor Akihito Okuno from SPAC
Noism1&2
Performed "CARMEN" at Kanagawa Arts Theater / Hyogo Performing Arts Center.
Personal
Become The Adviser of Niigata City Cultural Creation.
07
Noism2
Produced [ Special Performance in Summer ] at Niigata Kenseikinenkan.
New Creation by Yuki Yamada.
08
unit-Cyan
Premiered "Cyan’s Solitude", production of Kochi Arts Museum.
unit-Cyan
Performed "Cyan’s Solitude" at Sunport Hall Takamatsu.
12
Noism1
Premiered "ASU -devote for invisibility" at Ryutopia Theater.
01
. 2015
Noism1
Premiered "ASU -devote for invisibility" at Kanagawa Arts Theater.
Noism1
Performed "Under the marron tree" at [ Aoyama Ballet Festival -Last show ].
02
Noism2
Produced [ Spring Performance 2015 ] at RyutopiaStudio B.
New creation by Yuki Yamada / Yasutake shimaji (Guest) .
03
Noism1
Premiered "supernova" at [ NHK Ballet Feast ].
Noism1
Choreographed dance part in [ NHK-BS Premium Issey Miyake Documentary ].
06
Noism1
Premiered "Sheltered Princess" at Ryutopia Theater.
07
Personal
Become The Performance Director of [ Niigata City Water and Land Arts Festival ].
Noism1
Performed "Sheltered Princess" at Kanazawa 21th Century Museum.
08
. 2015
Start the project company Noism0.
Personal
Produced Niigata International Dance Festival vol.1 at Ryutopia Theater.
Invite City Contemporary Dance Company (Hong Kong CHINA)
Daegu City Modern Dance Company (Daegu KOREA).
09
Noism0
Premiered "The House of Spirits" at Ryutopia Theater.
Noism1
Tour to Seoul Korea, performe "Sheltered Princess" at Namsam Arts Center.
Participate [ BeSeTo Theater Festival in Seoul ].
12
Noism2
Produced [ Performance 2015 ] at Ryutopia Studio B.
Program of Yuki Yamada's Double Bill.
Personal
Awarded The 33th Takaya Eguchi Price.
01
. 2016
Noism1&2
Performed "CARMEN" at Ryutopia Theater.
Co Production of 3 domestic theaters in Japan.
02
Noism1&2
Performed "CARMEN" at Kanagawa Arts Theater.
06
Noism1&2
Premiered "La Bayadere -Nation of Illusion" at Ryutopia Theater.
Invite guest actor Akihito Okuno / Go Kijima / Miki Takii from SPAC
07
Noism1&2
Domestic Tour with "La Bayadere -Nation of Illusion".
08
Noism0
Performed "The House of Spirits" at Saitama Arts Theare.
09
Noism1&2
Performe "La Bayadere -Nation of Illusion" in [ BeSeTo Theater Festival 23 ].
10
Personal
Produced [ Niigata BeSeTo Theater Festival ] at Ryutopia Theater.
Invite Shaanxi People's Theater (China) / Yohangza Theater Company (Korea).
BIRD Theater Company (Japan) + Performance Group TUIDA (Korea).
12
Noism2
Produced [ Performance 2016 ] at Ryutopia Studio B.
Program of "The Fire Bird" by Jo Kanamori / New Creation by Yuki Yamada.
01
. 2017
Noism1
Premiered "The Match Seller's Tale + passacaglia" at Ryutopia Theater.
02
Noism1
Performed "The House of Spirits" at Saitama Arts Theare.
03
Noism1&2
Tour to Bukarest Romania, performe "La Bayadere -Nation of Illusion".
At Bukarest National Theater.
04
Noism1
Tour to Sibiu Romania, performe "The Match Seller's Tale + passacaglia" .
At Theater Radu Stanca, Participate [ Festivalul International de Teatru de la Sibiu ].
05
Noism1
Produced [ Liebestod / Painted Desert ], Premiered "Liebestod" at Ryutopia Theater.
06
Noism1
Performed [ Liebestod / Painted Desert ] at Saitama Arts Theater.
Noism2
Produced [ Special Performance 2017 ] at Niigata Kensei Kinenkan.
New creation by Shintaro Hirahara (Guest).
08
Noism1
Choreographed dance part in [ NHK-BS Premium Kyoto ].
Noism1
Premiered "DoGoD" in [ Exibision of Tsuguhru Fujita ] at Niigata Modern Art Museum.
09
Noism1
Premiered "SAIHA" in [ NIigata City Opening Port Event ] at MEDIA SHIP.
10
Personal
Produced Niigata International Dance Festival vol.2 at Ryutopia Theater.
Invite T.H.E Dance Company (Singapore INDONESIA)
City Contemporary Dance Company (Hong Kong CHINA)
Daegu City Modern Dance Company (Daegu KOREA).
Noism1
Tour to Daegu Korea, performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
At Daegu Arts Center, Participate [ Daegu Asia Contemporary Dance Festival ] .
11
Noism1
Tour to Hangzhou China, performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
Participate [ BeSeTo Theater Festival in Hangzhou ].
Noism1
Tour to Hong Kong China, performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
At Kwai Tsing Theater, Perticipate [ City Contemporary Dance Festival ].
12
Noism1
Premiered "The Dream of The Swan".
Performed "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black" at Ryutopia Theater.
Participate [ Niigata International Dance Festival vol.2 ].
Personal
Become a member of the committee at Kyoto Arts Center.
01
. 2018
Noism2
Produced [ Regular Performance vol.9 ] at Ryutopia Studio B.
Program of Noism Repertoire / New creation by Yasutake Shimaji (Guest).
02
Noism1
Performed "The Dream of The Swan" and "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
At Saitama Arts Theare.
04
Noism1
Premiered "Mirroring Memories" at Tokyo Bunka Kaikan Recital Hall.
05
Noism1
Tour to Shanghai China.
Performed "The Dream of The Swan" and "NINA -materialized sacrifice ver black".
At Shanhai International Dance Center.
07
Noism1 x SPAC
Premiered "ROMEO & JULIETS" at Ryutopia Theater.
Co Production of 3 domestic theaters in Japan.
Noism1 x SPAC
Domestic Tour with "ROMEO & JULIETS".
Noism2
Produced [ Special Performance 2018 ] at Ryutopia Studio B.
New creation by Yoshimitsu Kushida (Guest).
09
Noism1 x SPAC
Performed "ROMEO & JULIETS" at Saitama Arts Theare.
11
Noism1&2
Tour to St.Petersburg Russia, performe "La Bayadere -Nation of Illusion".
At Alexandrinsky Theater, Participate [ Diaghilev Festival ]
12
Personal
Awarded The 60th Mainichi Arts Price.
01
. 2019
Noism1
Premiered "R.O.O.M." + "Mirror In Mirror" at Ryutopia Studio B.
02
Noism1
Performed "R.O.O.M." + "Mirror In Mirror" at Kichijoji Theater.
03
Noism2
Produced [ Regular Performance vol.10 ] at Ryutopia Studio B.
Program of Noism Repertoire / New creation by Shintaro Hirahara (Guest).
Personal
Retire The Adviser of Niigata City Cultural Creation.
04
Noism2
Performed [ Special Performance 2018 ] at Sapporo Cultural Arts Center.
05
Noism1&2
Tour to Moskow Russia, performe "Carmen".
At Helikon-Opera Theater, Participate [ Chekov International Theater Festival ].
07
Noism1
Premiered "Fratres 1", performed "Mirroring memories" at Ryutopia Theater.
09
. 2019
Establish the selected professional company Noism0.

Rename the company's general name to Noism Company Niigata.
09
Premiered "Light snow" in [National Cultural Festival 2019].
Noism0
Premiered "still speed silence" with original music by Keiko Harada.
At Toga Sanbou, Participate [ The 9th Theater Olympics ].
11
Noism0&1
Performed "Mirroring memories" + "Fratres 1" in Tottori.
Participate [ BeSeTo Theater Festival 26 + Bird Theater Festival Tottori 12 ].
12
Noism0&1
Produced [ Yuki Mori / Jo Kanamori Double Bill ] at Ryutopia Theater.
Invited Yuki Mori as a guest choreographer and Premiered " CINAMATODANCE".
01
. 2020
Noism0&1
Performed [Yuki Mori / Jo Kanamori Double Bill] at Saitama Arts Theater.
07
Noism2
Produced [ Regular Performance vo.11 ] at Rytopia studio B.  Program of Noism Repertoire / New creation by Yuki Yamada (Noism0).
08
Noism0&1&2
Premiered “Rite of Spring”+”Frates3”+”Adagio Assai” at Ryutopia Thater.
09
Noism0&1
Performed ”Frates3”+”Adagio Assai” at Tokyo Met SaLaDa Music Festival.
Corroborate with Tokyo Metropolitan Orchestra ,conducted by Kazushi Ono.
10
Personal
Premiered “On the Side Road~ 8 short pieces” at [The 9th Performance of Niigata Western Dance Association].
12
Noism0&1&2
Performed “Rite of Spring”+”Frates3”+”Adagio Assai”at Toyohashi Arts Theater.
Noism0
Participate [Organ Christ Mass Concert] at Ryutopia Concert Hall. Choreographed“Dance of Arabia”.
Personal
Awarded The 15th Japan Dance Forum Price.
01
. 2021
Noism0
Premiered"Traces Garden" at [ROHM Theatre Kyoto 5th Anniversary Program].
Corroborate with A Gagaku musical performance group Reigakusha.
Noism0+Noism1
Produced [ Duplex ] at Ryutopia Theater.
Invited Yuki Mori as a guest choreographer and Performed " Traces Garden".
02
Noism0+Noism1
Performed [Duplex] at Saitama Arts Theater.
03
Noism1
Produced [ Noism1 member's Choreography Performance ].