© 2017 Sho Ikushima

Sho Ikushima is a contemporary dancer/actor, basing in Tokyo and works worldwide.

At the age of 15, Sho moved to California to study dance at Idyllwild Arts Academy. He continued his dance study at New York University Tisch School of the Arts. He worked with choreographers such as Pavel Zustiak, Brian Brooks, and Gerald Casel in New York. Sho has received Impuls Tanz danceWEB Scholarship in 2009 in Vienna. After the scholarship program, he signed a contract as a soloist with the State Theater Kassel in Germany. In 2016, Sho made his Hollywood debut in action film, “Darc”, as one of leading roles.

Sho is currently searching for a physical language, when technologies become commonplace, by playing not only with bodies and words, but also new technologies and even relationship/responsibility between a performer and an audience.