TAMANA WATANABE
Artist

Born in Mie, Japan, Tamana began ballet at the age of 3 with Haruko Ono at “Ono Haruko ballet studio” in Mie. At the age of 9, she started to learn ballet with Eriko Kushima at “Ballet Academy RELEVE” in Mie. In 2012, she joined Pittsburg Ballet Summer Intensive. She moved to San Francisco Ballet School Summer Intensive in 2013. From 2014-2016, Tamana was training at National Theatre Ballet School in Australia under the direction of Beverly Jane Fry. She danced in Prayer in Coppelia, Paquita, The Sylph & Prelude in Les Sylphide, Flower Festival Pas de deux, Cinderella in Cinderella, Raymonda, The Nutcracker, Giselle, Swan Lake pas de Trois and many other contemporary pieces.

Tamana joined Singapore Dance Theatre as an apprentice in January 2017, and was promoted to Artist in January 2018.