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Mayumi Enokibara


Hometown: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Mayumi Enokibara was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro. She received her dance training at Escola Estadual de Danças Maria Olenewa, Theatro Municipal. During summers, she received additional training at the Royal Ballet School in 2009 and Brianski, Mass., in 2010. After attending the 2011 MCB Summer Intensive, Enokibara was invited to stay for the school year program with a full scholarship. She moved to Miami at age 14 to train at Miami City Ballet School. She also attended the 2012 and 2014 summer intensives there. She became an Apprentice in 2013 and received the Toby Lerner Ansin Scholarship Award in 2015 upon her graduation from MCB School. Enokibara joined Miami City Ballet in 2015 as a corps de ballet member and was promoted to Soloist in 2024.


Enokibara was a recipient of the Toby Ansin Lerner Scholarship and a school alumnus. 

Roles Since Joining MCB

Roles Since Joining MCB

Ricardo Amarante

Margarita Armas

George Balanchine
A Midsummer's Night Dream
Allegro Brilliante
Ballet Imperial
Ballo della Regina
Bouree Fantasque
Concerto Barocco
Divertimento No.15 (First Variation)
Jewels (Emeralds - Pas de Trois / Rubies / demis-Diamonds)
George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® (Dew Drop/Lead Marzipan)
La Source
La Valse
Raymonda Variations
Square dance
Swan Lake, Act II
Symphony in Three Movements
The Four Temperments
Theme and Variations
Who Cares?

John Cranko
Romeo and Juliet

Amy Hall Garner
Resplendent Fantasy

Justin Peck

Alexei Ratmansky
Concerto DSCH
Symphonic Dances
Swan Lake
The Fary's Kiss

Jerome Robbins
Antique Epigraphs
Glass Pieces
The Cage
The Concert
West Side Story Suite

Jerome Robbins/Twyla Tharp
Brahmas Handel

Jamar Roberts
Sea Change

Liam Scarlett

Paul Taylor
Company B
Mercuric Tidings
Arden Court

Twyla Tharp
In The Upper Room
Nina Sinatra Songs

Classical Repertoire
Coppélia, Arthur Saint-Leon
Don Quixote, Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky
Giselle, Jean Coralli and Jules Perrot
Paquita, Marius Petipa
Sleeping Beauty, Marius Petipa

Durante Verzola

Enokibara has originated roles in Ricardo Amarante's Delight, Margarita Armas' Analogo, Amy Garner's Resplendent Fantasy, Justin Peck's Heatscape, Jamar Roberts' Sea Change, and Durante Verzola's PAGANINI In Play and Sentimiento.