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Accomplished Chinese ballet star, Mr. Yu is extensively trained as a classical ballet performing artist and has over 16 years of experience in dancing with the prestigious professional ballet companies such as Shanghai Ballet, Pacific Northwest Ballet and American Ballet Theater.
Mr. Yu is the owner and director of his ballet school, "Yu Xin Ballet School" in San Jose, CA and he is one of the first ballet instructors who received the certificate of the American Ballet National Training Curriculum.
Dr. Ozawa was trained and practiced as a neurosurgeon and currently serves as the co-director of pre-clinical therapeutic testing core in the brain tumor center at UCSF. Beside her career in medicine, she has been very active in practicing classical ballet.
Dr. Ozawa has been actively involved in the Bay Area dance community for many years, and has served as a board member in several non-profit arts organizations. Dr. Ozawa produced many fundraising dance events to support cancer community as well as local ballet companies. In 2006, she has co-founded “Fundraising Productions” whose mission is to stage high quality cultural and artistic events to raise funds for non-profit anticancer organizations. Its event “Spring Dance Inspiration -a cure for brain tumors- ” raised over $140,000 for brain tumor research, and patient and family member support.