Sumika Nagai

Student Information


Born in Hyogo, Japan, Sumika began ballet training at the age of 3 completing pre-vocational training with her parents who were ex-dancers from The Tokyo Ballet, Japan.

During that time, she participated in many competitions and won first prize in December 2016 and June 2018 in the Classic Ballet Competition.  

In 2019, Sumika was selected to be an exclusive model for Atelier Yoshino ballet rental costume company in Japan. The same year she successfully auditioned for the BA Modern Ballet course at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

During her time at RCS, Sumika has had the opportunity to perform Moyna from Giselle Act 2 in last summer’s graduation performance and had a wonderful experience and opportunity to join the Scottish Ballet’s Nutcracker rehearsal in winter 2021.