Yoshito Sakuraba

Pretty Creatives Award Winner 2015

He departed from Japan to New York at the age of 19 and started dancing a year later. He received B.A.in Dance from Manhattanville College then graduated from the Martha Graham School. In the fall of 2012, he founded his own dance company, Abarukas. Since then he has shown his work for Jacob’s Pillow Inside/Out Series, Booking Dance Festival at Jazz at Lincoln Center, Dance Gallery Festival at the Alvin Ailey Citigroup Theater and more.