He participated in Grandiva's performance in New
York and all of their performances in Japan. He performed Near the
Middle, Somewhat Below (a parody of In the Middle, Somewhat Elevated)
and Ice Skaters in New York.
His new pieces in this year were Love Wrongs (a parody of
Love Songs), the Black Swan Pas de Deux from Swan Lake, the principal
role in Bayadere, Ice Skaters and solo dance accompanied by an opera
singer on the last day of the performance.
In particular Opera Piece, which was performed as a solo
with an accompanying male soprano singer, was magnificent. The Ave Marias
of both Gounod and Caccini were used, lending a solemn atmosphere to