"Sachiyo Ito, an expressive and powerful performer, is, at the same time, touchingly delicate."

The Village Voice

“Ito has achieved mastery of [traditional] forms, absorbing the necessary discipline and techniques. Ito was a model of control and refinement.”

Dance Magazine

"Miss Ito appeared to mix styles, combining Japanese formality with the fluidity of western modern dance. Movements were delicate and it seemed as if Miss Ito were about to dissolve into mist with each step."

The New York Times

"Sachiyo Ito is a graceful dancer/choreographer/teacher of quiet power."

Attitude Winter 2002

"Sachiyo Ito has a rare understanding of the culture of her country, and she is able to intrigue and enchant with her knowledge and her artistry"

Dance Perspectives

In 2011 our dance company, Sachiyo Ito & Company celebrated over 30 years of Dedication to Promoting and Exploring Japanese Arts and Culture.

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We wanted to share some comments from guests attending the Salon Series #49: Ma and Breathing in Dance and Healing

Ma means space. Ma means nothing. Ma means breath. Sachiyo Ito began her 49th Salon explaining breath techniques used by Kabuki actors to transmit emotions to the audience. After warmly encouraging her Salon audience to inhale, smile, exhale and smile, Ito effectively demonstrated the vital energy areas of the body: hara – lower abdomen, diaphragm and throat…

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Report from the Anniversary ConcertAyame
The 30th Anniversary Concert was held on October 23. 2011 at Ailey Citigroup Theater in New York City.  Dances in the program included classical, and contemporary works choreographed by Sachiyo Ito.
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“Sachiyo Ito and Company Day” in the City of New York!

Proclamation

The Office of the Mayor has officially proclaimed October 23. 2011 as  “Sachiyo Ito and Company Day” in the city of New York.  [view proclamation]. The proclamation was presented to Sachiyo Ito and Company by the Mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg at the Anniversary concert.

Japan Disaster Relief
If you can help, please make a donation to the Consulate-General of Japan in New York who are helping those directly affected by the Earthquake and Tsunami disaster in Japan.

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EVENTS

Japanese Classical Dance in collaboration with Lincoln Center Festival

Please join us at Lincoln Center on July 5, as audience, and as participant to gain a glimpse of Kabuki and Kabuki Dance, as a part of Meet the Artist Saturdays at the David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center!

Free admission.

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伊藤さちよ舞踊団:日本舞踊リンカーンセンター公演 
歌舞伎舞踊、デモンストレーション、創作舞踊、観客参加

公演日: 7月5日(土) 11am-12pm 
場所: デイヴィッ ド・レーベン・アトリウム 
入場無料 
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Sat, July 5, 2014 11:00am – 12:00pm
David Rubenstein Atrium Center at Lincoln Center on Broadway between 62nd & 63rd Street, NYC
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