Minori Sakita


Minori Sakita Corps de Ballet

Born in Washington, D.C., Minori began her training at the Maryland Youth Ballet and continued at the Houston Ballet Academy on full scholarship. In 2014, she joined Tulsa Ballet II and was promoted to Corps de Ballet in the main company one year later. She was promoted to Demi-Soloist in 2018. Her repertoire includes the title role in Cinderella (Stevenson), Constance in The Three Musketeers (Prokovsky), Marie in The Nutcracker (Angelini), Petite Mort (Kylián), Rooster (Bruce), and principal roles in Strictly Gershwin (Deane). Minori has also performed in works by George Balanchine, Ma Cong, Jorma Elo, Yuri Possokhov, and Dwight Rhoden.