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Yuka Kawazu

Yuka Kawazu was born in Kanagawa, Japan. She
has performed throughout the United States and
Japan as corps, soloist and principal dancer with
many distinguished ballet and theater companies. In
the past, Yuka has served as ballet mistress for the
Staten Island Ballet Company among others. Yuka is
a regular faculty member at several New York City
studios, including Ailey Extention, Peridance Capezio
Center, Ballet Arts, Dance Molinari and Broadway
Dance Center. She was also a faculty member of
New Dance Group, Rioult Dance Center and
the 92nd Street Y Harkness Dance Center. She has
choreographed performances at several theaters
including the Ailey Citigroup Theater, Symphony
Space, The Sylvia & Danny Kaye Playhouse and
others.
Yuka is the Artistic Director of Yuka Kawazu’s Danse
En L'Air, a young, vibrant, and exciting dance
company. Her choreographic vision uses the
traditional ballet form combined with the
expressiveness and immediacy of theater dance to
make the company accessible to all
audiences. Visit www.yukaballet.com Facebook:
Yuka Kawazu’s Danse En L’Air for more information.

Yuka Kawazu