YUKA MIYAKE-SOKOLOVA was born in Japan. She received her training at Etoile Ballet Theater, Toyota Ballet School and Vaganova Ballet Academy in St.Petersburg. Yuka Miyake was a soloist at the Toyota City Ballet Company from 2003 to 2006. She joined the LNO Ballet in 2007.
She is the 1st Prize winner at the National Ballet competition in Nagoya and laureate of the Prize for Toyota culture encouragement. Yuka Miyake has performed in Austria, Belarus, Russia, Uzbekistan.
Yuka Miyake-Sokolova is a laureate of the Latvijas Gāze annual award as a best ballet soloist of the Season 2011/2012.