Soyoka Iwata

Born in Tokyo, Japan in 2001., Soykoa began ballet training at Miwa Classical Ballet Studio. She later trained under the guidance of Kiyoko Kimura and at the age of 16 moved to Netherlands to study at the Royal Conservatoire The Hague. There she studied and performed pieces by Hans van Manen, Paul Lightfoot and Sol León, Johan Inger, Medhi Walerski and so on. In 2020. as her final study year at the Conservatoire, Soyoka has joined the Ballet of the Croatian National Theatre Ivana pl. Zajca, Rijeka as an apprentice. So far she has performed in „Lace“ by Maša Kolar, „Nutcracker“ by Mauro de Candia and “Odyssey” by Walter Matteini, „Le Sacre du Printemps“ by Maša Kolar and „Pathetique“ by Duglas Lee.