Yuko was born in Japan. She began her training in Jazz, Hip-Hop and House at the age seventeen. She came to U.S.A. and attended at Peridance Capezio Center in NY then has been learning African dance under the wing of Marie Basse-Wiles. Also she has been training with Babacar M’baye and Lamine Thiame.

She is currently performing as a member of Maimouna Keita African Dance Company, Key Of Life Dance Company and several dance groups.

She is falling in love with African dance.

Yuko dancing with Maimouna Keita Dance Troupe.

Yuko dancing with Maimouna Keita Dance Troupe.