I'm Mia Cabalfin, 30 years old, female, from Manila,Philippines. Sam is 28 years old, male, also from Manila. We are dance artists and are currently in Kyoto for an artist residency program, we will be having our performance on August 3-5, after which we plan to visit Tokyo and Yokohama. We have been in Japan since June, mostly working on projects in the Kansai Area (Kyoto Art Center, Dancebox and Ensemble Sonne in Kobe). We are part of a contemporary dance company in the Philippines called Airdance.