Azusa is from Hiroshima, Japan. She started her ballet training at the age of three, completed her dance education in Switzerland. Since 2000 she has been working as a freelance dancer with various choreographers and companies such as Marcel Leemann Physical Dance Theater, Oliver Dähler, Frank Rutishauser, Pablo Ventura, Malou Fenaroli, Franz Brodmann, Jacqueline Beck, Enrico Musmeci, Paula Lansley, Jochen Heckmann, Rheinhild Hoffmann, Ismael Ivo, DA MOTUS!, III Dance Theater, DysoundBo, Cie Linga , Cie Nomades, Estelle Heritier, Philipp Egli.
First collaboration with DA MOTUS! was in 2004 for a site specific project.