Biography

Leonardo Jin SUMITA

Born in 1987 in Japan, he grew up under the influence of his father, Hiromasa, painter. Enthusiastic of dance since the age of 18, then trainee in Noism2 for ballet, choreography and improvisation, he became a professional dancer at the dance company Noism1 by Jo KANAMORI, then started as a choreographer.

He moved to France in 2015.

Participated to performances with Dai Jian (former dancer of  Trisha Brown Company), Davy Brun (former dancer of Opéra de Lyon), Mitia Fedotenko and Daniel Fernandez among others. Therefore he got confidence as a dancer from them, especially with the performance with Daniel “the MILK” at Mercat de les flors (Spain) which received award of finalist (Dance Prize of the Theater Institute of Barcelona) in 2018.

As a dancer, he has for ambition and desire to perfect oneself in order to confirm his strong presence on the stage and performances.