Makino Hayashi
Photo by Joni Kabana

Makino Hayashi | Company Artist

Joined OBT in 2010

Makino Hayashi is from Kumamoto, Japan, where she trained at Kumamoto Ballet School, and where she later received a Hitozukuri Grant. She joined Colorado Ballet as an apprentice (2001), and was promoted to corps de ballet (2004), before joining OBT (2010). Among her favorite roles are Nacho Duato’s Rassemblement and Matjash Mrozewski’s The Lost Dance. In addition, she was featured in: Darrell Grand Moultrie’s Instinctual Confidence; William Forsythe’s In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated; Helen Pickett’s Petal; and as Helena in Christopher Stowell’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.