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Shohei Iwahama

Shohei Iwahama, named Houston Press' 100 Creatives 2013 and a recipient of the Minnesota SAGE Award 2015 as an Outstanding Dance Performer. In 2014, he joined James Sewell Ballet (JSB) in Minneapolis, MN, and performed with them for four seasons. While working with JSB, he had the privilege of performing works by guest artists such as Sharon Eyal of L-E-V from Israel and Norbert De La Cruz III. Shohei has also worked with Aimed Dance, Dominic Walsh Dance Theater, Earthen Vessels, FrenetiCore, Minnesota Dance Theatre, and Minneapolis Ballet Dancers. He is currently an MFA candidate at Sam Houston State University and a founding company member of NobleMotion Dance.