Tenku shinatoya SHIN
SHIN is groundbreaking Yosakoi dance troupe in Tokyo.
Yosakoi Dance, originated in Kochi (southwest Japan), has been firmly established as a new national dance culture throughout of Japan.
SHIN has made it’s debut at 2010. It's music, costumes, stage effects and choreograph are incomparable, even in the free-style Yosakoi festival. Every intricate detail is based on Japanese traditon and spirit. In 2013, SHIN has got a Grand Prize at SUPER YOSAKOI in Harajuku for the first non-Kochi based team ever.
Approximately 150 dancers join the team to make it fun for the audience and themselves. In an effort to combine modern skills with traditional performance harmony, SHIN hopes to share the graceful Japanese culture worldwide and to stimulate cultural exchanges.
SHIN is one of the most award-wining troupe at Tokyo's authoritative Yosakoi dance festivals. Especially, SHIN is the first team ever holding the grand prize at TOKYO YOSAKOI Contest for 5 consecutive years.
Below is the SHIN's awards of major Yosakoi Festivals in Japan.
YOSAKOI Festival @ KOCHI
2018 Encouragement Award
2017 Encouragement Award
SUPER YOSAKOI @ Harajuku, TOKYO
2018 Special Award (Kochi Mayor Prize)
2017 Special Award (Meiji Jingu Shrine's Prize)
2016 Grand Prize & Special Award (Television Kochi Prize)
2015 Special Award (Kochi Governor Prize)
2014 Special Award (Kochi Mayor Prize)
2013 Grand Prize & Special Award (Kochi Governor Prize)
2012 Special Award (Kochi Mayor Prize)
TOKYO YOSAKOI Contest @Ikebukuro Area in TOKYO
2017-2018 Enducted into the Festival's Hall of Fame.
2016 Grand Prize & Tokyo Governor Prize
2015 Grand Prize & Tokyo Governor Prize
2014 Grand Prize & Tokyo Governor Prize
2013 Grand Prize & Tokyo Governor Prize
2012 Grand Prize & Tokyo Governor Prize
SHIN and Tokyo Governor Yuriko KOIKE
EXPO MILANO @Milano, Italy 2015
NHK World "SPORTS JAPAN"
NTV "24-hour Television"
Harajuku Omotesando, TOKYO, JAPAN
Nobuyuki NAKAMURA (Tenku Shinatoya)
Ayako DOI, Mako KOBAYASHI
Hisatsugu TORII（ZETA Co, Ltd.）