Shiori Kase  
Organization: English National Ballet (UK)

Position: Principal

Years: 2016

Awards: Youth America Grand Prix third place 2006, Emerging Dancer Award 2011, USA International Ballet Competition gold medal 2014

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Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan. Training: Hirose Kato Ballet School, Royal Ballet School. English National Ballet: Joined 2009, Soloist 2013, First Soloist 2014, Principal 2016. Career highlights: Dancing Peasant pas de deux in Giselle and dancing at NBT’s 40th Anniversary gala representing English National Ballet. Other roles include Medora and Gulnare in Le Corsaire and the leading role of Swanilda in Ronald Hynd’s production of Coppélia. Autumn 2014 she made her debut as Odette/Odile in Swan Lake. June 2016 being promoted to Principal on the stage of the Palais Garnier, following the final Parisian performance of Le Corsaire in Paris. Awards: Won third prize in the 2006 Youth America Grand Prix and was the winner of the 2011 Emerging Dancer Award. Shiori won the Gold Medal at the 2014 USA International Ballet Competition.