Yukie Spruijt (Willemstad, Curaçao) began her dance training at The National Ballet Academy in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. She moved to New York City to continue her dance training at The Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance and transferred after two semesters to The Ailey School as a student in the Certificate Program. Yukie has performed works by Hans van Manen, Matthew Rushing, Francesca Harper, Jacqueline Buglisi, Amy Hall and Pia Vinson. Yukie has danced with Awaken Dance Theater and Von Howard Project in New York City.
Yukie is also a certified GYROTONIC® trainer.