Dance company “TOKIKATACHI”
Born in Tokyo. Founder of the dance company "ときかたち（TOKIKATACHI）". Upon graduation from art college, Obana started her career as choreographer and director. Her performances are like abstract paintings with numerous layers of colors. With the use of the space and bodies, Obana intends to draw translucent still images on stage. These accumulated images may evoke the audience to see them as a new complex abstract drawing. Nominated for the Young Director's Concour 2014 by Japan Directors Association.Finalist for the Competition I of Yokohama Dance Collection 2016.
A traditional Japanese dancing "Buyo", which like a Kabuki, teacher and a dancer. The stage name is Tsutaki Fujima. Fujima is the three major style in "Buyo". Started to dance contemporary dancing since 2010. Research on a fusion "Buyo" and contemporary dancing.
Mer is a member of the dance company "TOKIKATACHI" presided over Aiko Obana. dancer. Born in 1987,Tokyo. "Mer" is the name of the activity. She started to be acitive By the encounter with the BUTOH of Daisuke Yoshimoto. She makes performance with the inclusion of the audience. And She producing performance of reading and dance work with writer, Miya Yamaoka. She produces multilaterally using the body language which dances that the world by the words born from the body and movement of the body. The other active,she appears on verious works as a dancer and an actor. She makes the choreography in a stage and Music Video.
Born in 1994. While still in high school, she met Ohashi Kakuya, with whom she studied dance. Since graduation from university, she has studied modern dance with Kato Miyako. She is now a graduate student pursuing advanced training in dance at the Nihon University Graduate School of the Arts, exploring the intersection of dance and film. Finalist for the CompetitionⅡof Yokohama Dance Collection 2017. She is a member of the dance company "TOKIKATACHI" presided over Aiko Obana.