• SHIN (Shinnosuke)


  • Welcome from SHIN

    SHIN from 2013, Tokyo rehearsal

    The performance after coming back from a public performance in France,

    preparing for a performance in Netherlands 2013.

  • The Best Performance & The Best Director's Award

    "The high-level theatre competition held by the Japanese consulate general in St.Petersburg in 2012"


    SHIN and his own performance company called TEAM SAMURAI participated the high-level theatre competition held by the Japanese consulate general in St.Petersburg, Russia in 2012 with a traditional based performance as a part of Japan-Russia cultural exchange, and awarded as the best performance and the best director.

    Japanese Tradition

    The performances were constructed with Japanese traditional performances, such as Japanese dance, mask-dance, sword fighting & sword dance and traditional style acting. Nearly 1,500 local guests enjoyed their performances in two days.

    Japanese Consulate general

    SHIN and his team with the consul general of the Japanese consulate general Mr. Ichiro Kawabata and his wife and the vice president of the Russia - Japan Friendship Society, Ms. Valentina Kalinina who was conferred the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Rays by the government of Japan in the contribution to the relationship between the countries.

  • SHIN (Shinnosuke)

    ​"Made in Japan"


    - A Japanese performing artist, an actor, and a theatre director. Real name is Ryuta Shimba.

    He performs and directs his arts and entertainments based on Japanese traditions with unique expressions and modern interpretations. SHIN trained for performances with his masters in an authentic sword fighting performance following the traditions of the New National Theatre ("Shinkokugeki"), Japanese dance decended from the traditions of the Kabuki theatre ("Bando-Ryu" & "Fujima-Ryu") and traditional mask dance "Okame-Hyottoko". And learned European style performance techniques in France and Nederlands in 2013 trained with professional dancers. He has experienced more than 1,000 stages since his debut including small theatres, middle size theatres and big theatres mainly in Japan and Europe.


    Created a performance company called TEAM SAMURAI in Tokyo (2012). It won the prize for best performance, and SHIN was presented with the individual award for best diretor at a high-level theatre competition held in Saint Petersburg, Russia organised with the cooperation of the Japanese consulate general (2012). SHIN has also performed and directed internationally including the theatre festival in Avignon, France (2013), at CAMERA JAPAN festival in Rotterdam, the Netherlands (2013), in Oxford, the United Kingdom (2015), Haarlem (2017), Eindhoven at ABUNAI convention, which is the biggest Japanese animation festival in Netherlands as Japone company (2017).


    Currently, living in Tokyo, Japan.

  • What's SHIN like?

    "1,000 guests today? That sounds great. Only 1 guest today? Let's make it the best ever."

    Performing artist, SHIN

    Passion & Calmness

    His art and expression are fulfilled with passion and calmness. Serious scene? Funny scene? It does not matter. What he does is just to try fulfilling the guests.

    Actor, SHIN

    Traditional & Modern

    SHIN had been acting mainly in Japanese traditional drama called "Jidaigeki". He does act in modern drama and comedy as well (he actually likes those). One more thing, he can sing well.

    Theatre director, SHIN

    Art & Entertainment

    His stage is artistic and entertaining, unforgettable unique directing. He shows us the connections between the factors seemingly unrelated, and it is pleasant. Who knows that? He knows that.

  • Director's Selection

    Selected by SHIN

    Samurai Chaplin

    Japanese Samurai ✖️ Chaplin

    Anime Selections

    SHIN ✖️ Anime songs

    The Three Swordsmen

    Acting, fighting and dancing.

    (There is no sound from 12:48 - 15:41 since the right of the song for online)

  • Abunai! convention Japone performance

    The biggest Japanese animation festival in Eindhoven, Netherlands 2017

    Japone company

    Internationally well known Japanese artists

    Abunai! convention is the biggest Japanese animation festival in Netherlands. SHIN joined Japone company, which consists of internationally well known Japanese artists as a general director and a performer at the main stage.

    Samurai Geisha Illusion

    Everything returns to nature

    Japone's show was divided by three stages, which were authentic Japan stage, destruction and fight stage and return to nature stage. All stages are linked by the fox, which is the symbol of the show, the god, mononoke, man and woman, mirror of the heart, samurai spirit, love of friend and, nature. In other words, the existence itself.

  • Corporate Partnerships

    SHIN has been kindly waiting for your contact.


    My Partner

    ・Directing authentic & modern Japanese atmosphere (could be suitable for Japanese restaurants, cafes, bars and events)

    ・Creating performances (could be for a marketing department e.g. Promotion)

    ・Show restaurant produce

    ・Directing luxury spaces (e.g. restaurants, bars and cafes)

    ・Improving creative environment at a company

    ・Improving employee's creativity


    My Angel

    Having a corporate sponsorship with an artist can benefit your company.


    Your company can show people the contribution to art and support an artist


    Your employees' creativity can be stimulated by watching the arts

    ・You can enjoy watching the shows and encourage an artist in special position

    Performance request


    ・Performance for Japanese events, films and any kind of stages

    ・Acting for films



    ・Directing shows for events, restaurants, cafes, bars and any kind of Japanese related shops, places and atmosphere

    ・Theatre production request


  • Let's get in touch

    For performances, directing and coaching, any question.

    please do not hesitate to email.