Yui Kaito, Apprentice

Kaito was born in Japan and begin her training at age six at Tateda Ballet Studio.  Ms. Kaito eventually moved to Canada in 2016 to begin training at Alberta Ballet School. She studied under Murray Kilgour and Janet Tait. She was invited to join Alberta Ballet Trainee, which led to her dancing with Alberta Ballet.  She has performed La Esmeralda (pas de six), Raymonda (solist), La Bayadère, Walz of Flowers, The Piano Concert (solist), and Paquita (pas de trois) in the school performance. Also she took the exam of Cecchetti Advanced 2.


This is Yui's  second season with Kentucky Ballet Theatre.  Since joining the company, she has performed William Tell pas de duex, The Naiad and the Fisherman and The Wizard of Oz.