Mako began dancing at the age of 7 at Hitomi Takeuchi School Of Ballet in Fukushima, Japan. She was accepted as a recipient student of the Interstate Training Program at the Australian Ballet School from 2009. In 2014 Mako was offered a place at the Southland Ballet Academy in California and then went on to further her training at The Washington Ballet School in the US.
In 2017 Mako was accepted into the full time program of the Australian Dance Performance Institute in Brisbane and in 2018 joined Melbourne City Ballet’s pre-professional program later graduating and performing as an emerging artist in 2019.
Mako is very excited to join Dancebourne Arts and looks forward to performing in 2020/21.