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Nanako Kitagawa

Nanako Kitagawa, originally from Tokyo, is a fully certified teacher of the American Ballet Theatre® National Training Curriculum, Primary through Level 7 & Partnering. After finishing the Professional Training Program in Canada she was invited to join USA Ballet in Bloomington, IL. She also teaches at Covenant Ballet Theatre of Brooklyn and RIOULT Dance Center in Astoria. Ms. Kitagawa prepares students for auditions and competitions such as Youth America Grand Prix and her students have gone on to be accepted at the JKO/ABT school, LaGuardia High School, Professional Performing Arts School and Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. As a dancer, Ms. Kitagawa trained at the École Supérieure de Danse de Cannes Rosella Hightower in France and Goh Ballet Academy in Canada. Since moving to NY, she has been dancing with Ballet Long Island and Atlantic City Ballet.

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