Koyo Yamamoto

Koyo Yamamoto

Junior Company


With Dutch National Ballet since: 

Place of Birth: 
Tokyo (Japan)

Career with Dutch National Ballet: 
Junior Company (2020)

Koyo started dancing when he was 5 years old. When he was 11 years old he began studying at the Acri Horimoto Ballet Academy. He trained at this academy until he was accepted at the Tanz Akademie in Zürich, where he studied for another three years.


  • 2018: 1st prize in the Talinn International Ballet Competition (Estonia)  
  • 2017: 4th prize in the Prix de Lausanne