Bivi Kimura trained with such luminaries as Rosella Hightower, Colleen Neary, and Maurice Bejart. In 1982 she was a finalist in Prix de Lausanne and the same year won the Silver Prize medal in the Tokyo Competition Junior Division. She danced with the Jeune Ballet de France, Paris and was a soloist with Maurice Bejart’s Ballet of the 20th Century. She is on the faculty of Ballet des Ameriques and Logrea Dance Academy. Bivi is guest faculty of Irina Dvorovenko and Maxim Belorserkovsky Summer Intensive in Panama City, Panama and New York City, New York as well as guest teaching around the world.
Bivi recently earned the "Diplome d'Etat de danse Classique".
Bivi is an ABT® Certified Teacher, who has completed in Primary through Level 7 and Partnering of the ABT® National Training Curriculum