Rachael Yu Ming Bastick
With Shen Yun Since: 2008
Rachael Yu Ming Bastick began the study of both music and dance at age 5, and continued studying both in her later years in the United States. She studied classical Chinese dance at Fei Tian Academy of the Arts and later pursued advanced studies in vocal performance at Fei Tian College, both in New York. She won first place in New Tang Dynasty Television’s 2010 International Classical Chinese Dance Competition, after winning third place in the same competition in 2009.