Eriko Ochiai 落合恵利子

Senior Ballet Teacher 高級芭蕾舞導師
  • Senior Ballet Teacher of the Hong Kong Youth Ballet Academy

  • Faculty member of The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

  • Former Artistic Director of Asian Grand Prix International Ballet Competition

  • Former Principal Dancer of the Hong Kong Ballet

  • Winner of National Ballet Competition Japan

  • First Prize winner of Festival of Ballet, International Ballet of Luxemburg 

  • 香港青年芭蕾舞專業訓練中心高級舞蹈教師

  • 香港演藝學院教員

  • 亞洲國際芭蕾舞大賽前藝術總監

  • 香港芭蕾舞團前首席舞蹈員

  • 日本全國芭蕾舞比賽大獎得奬者

  • 德國盧森保國際芭蕾舞比賽冠軍

Eriko OCHIAI is the winner of International Ballet Festival of Luxemburg in 1993, the IBM Scholarship winner of the Asia Pacific Ballet Competition in 1987. She is the recipient of the national honor of Ministry of Cultural Special Award in Japan.

 

Born in Japan, the soulful dance style and technical brilliance of OCHIAI made her one of the best ballet dancers in Asia. A former principal dancer at the Hong Kong Ballet, OCHIAI danced in major repertoires including as Odette/ Odile in Swan Lake; Princess Aurora in The Sleeping Beauty; Sugar Plum Fairy in Nutcracker; Giselle in Giselle; Nikiya in La Bayadere; Cinderella in Cinderella; Lise in La Fille Mal Gardee; and principal roles in Paquita, La Sylphide, Two Pigeons, Raymonda, Anna Karenina, Lady of the Camellia, Beauty and the Beast, Emperor and Nightingale, and Balanchine’s Tarantella, Who Cares, Tchikovsky pas de deux, Slyvia pas de deux, Allegro Brillante. OCHIAI represented the company to numerous international events. She was awarded the Ballet Master’s Award and was honored with the Outstanding Contribution to Dance Award at the Hong Kong Dance Award.

 

OCHIAI continues to perform as well as passing on her grace and knowledge to international dance students. She is the Ballet Mistress of Asian Grand Prix International Ballet Competition, and a major ballet teacher at Hong Kong Youth Ballet Academy. In recognition of her achievements, OCHIAI was featured in the Hong Kong Dance Hall of Fame by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council.

落合恵利子於一九九三年於德國盧森保國際芭蕾舞比賽獲得冠軍, 於一九八七於亞太區芭蕾舞大賽獲得IBM奬學金,並獲得日本文化部頒發特別大奬。

 

出生於日本,落合氏以深情的舞步及精湛的舞技成為亞洲最優秀的芭蕾舞蹈員之一。她曾任香港芭蕾舞團的首席舞蹈員,演譯的主要角色包括 Swan Lake天鵝湖的 Odette/ Odile; Sleeping Beauty睡美人的Aurora公主; Nutcracker胡桃夾子的糖花仙子; Giselle吉賽爾的Giselle; La Bayadere舞姬的Nikiya; Cinderella灰姑娘的 Cinderella; La Fille Mal Gardee女大不中留的Lise; Paquita, La Sylphide, Two Pigeons, Raymonda, Anna Karenina, Lady of the Camellia, Beauty and the Beast, Emperor and Nightingale, and Balanchine’s Tarantella, Who Cares, Tchikovsky pas de deux, Slyvia pas de deux, Allegro Brillante。她更曾代表香港芭蕾舞團出席不同的國際盛事,並獲得芭蕾舞蹈大師奬。於二零零四年於香港舞蹈年奬獲頒發最值得表揚舞蹈貢獻奬。

 

落合氏從事芭蕾舞教學及表演藝術。 她現任亞洲國際芭蕾舞大賽藝術指導、香港青年芭蕾舞專業訓練中心及香港演藝學院芭蕾舞蹈教師 。為表提其供獻,落合氏獲香港藝術發展局舉辦的香港傑出舞蹈藝術家名錄上留名。