Yoshiko Kinoshita was born in Japan in 1976. She was educated at Miyoshi Takatori Studio. In 1996, she joined the repertoire japanese company La Danse Contrastée run by Hiroshi Sato. Following this experience, she has danced with different japanese choreographers and companies : Yasuyuki Endo, Minoru Zuzuki, Kim Itoh, Jo Kanamori, the Pappa Tarahumara group … She joined Ballet National de Marseille in 2007 ; she is dancing in many pieces of the repertoire (Endo, Childs, …) and in Frédéric Flamand’s productions. In the same time, she is developing her own choreographical work.