Ryoko Kudo is a dance artist and a passionate teacher of movement. She toured with the Limón Dance Company for over ten years and has danced works by world-renowned choreographers such as Lubovich, Kylian, Linke, Koner, McKayle, multiple works by Limón and Humphrey. Kudo has taught and re-staged Limón works at the Canadian Children’s Dance Theater (Canada), Arte Centro (Guatemala), Bratislava Academy of Dance (Slovakia), ArtEz (Holland), and Casa de la Cultura (Mexico). In the U.S., she has taught at Marymount Manhattan College, SUNY Purchase, Point Park College, Bryn Mawr, Mont Clair, University of the Arts, Drexel University, Limón Institute, Peridance.
Kudo continues to teach domestic and abroad, and is currently an adjunct faculty at Simon’s Rock (MA), Williams College (MA), Berkshire Pulse (MA), as well as guests yearly at Congresso Brasileiro de Dance Moderna (Brazil), Tecniche di Danza Moderna (Italy), Jacob’s Pillow (MA). She is also a certified Pilates instructor and empowers people through movement at her studio, The Pilates Space, in Great Barrington. Kudo received her training from Emerson College, The Boston Conservatory, Ailey School, Graham School, Limón Institute, Kane School of Core Integration. Visit her website.