I was born as the third-generation successor to the traditional Japanese samurai kembu school. I made my stage debut at the age of three. Ever since then, I have adopted my school spirit and learned traditional samurai kembu skills, which are passed on from generation to generation. To develop this traditional Japanese art, and ensure the survival of it, I spread the beauty and elegance of this…
This is an opportunity to experience the samurai spirit through performing kembu—a traditional Japanese martial art performance by the sword. You will learn basic kembu techniques such as handling a Japanese sword, performing slashing techniques, as well as some simple samurai actions. We will begin by practicing the traditional Japanese bow, then you will learn the different types of Japanese…
Please wear clothes suited to exercise and moving around.
Samurai kimono You will wear a kimono that you choose from a large selection.
Our workplace is a real samurai kembu training room called a dojo, where we usually train and teach Japanese apprentices. The nearest metro stations are: Hachobori, on the JR Kyoba and Hibiya lines, a two-minute walk away; and Shintomi on the Yuraku-machi line, which is a five-minute walk.