Yuka Masumoto

Junior Company


  • With Dutch National Ballet since:  2017
  • Place of Birth:  New York
  • Career with Dutch National Ballet:  Junior Company, 1st year (2017)
  • Training:  At the age of three she started to take ballet classes in Tokyo, Japan. During her training with Kishibe Ballet Studio in Tokyo she was invited to attend summer courses and short term courses at the Academie de Danse Princess Grace in Monaco. She came to Amsterdam to study at the National Ballet Academy from September 2016.
  • Awards:  Yuka was a finalist at the Youth American Grand Prix 2016 - New York City Finals - where she was given the opportunity to attend Dutch National Ballet Academy.