The Days Project is touring in England and Canada in 2022. Tour in Great Britain is supported by Finnish Cultural Foundation, Regional Dance Centre of Western Finland and Finnish Institute in UK and Ireland/TelepART. You can read more about the tour in the UK from here (in finnish): https://l-tanssi.fi/2022/05/the-days-kiertueella-iso-britanniassa-lakeside-arts-nottingham-21-22-4-2022/ Tour in Canada is supported by […]
Theatre play Koiramäen Suomen Historia premieres Autumn 2021 in Pori City Theatre. It was a pleasure to be in charge of the choreography. Find out more: https://www.porinteatteri.fi/naytelmat/koiramaen-suomen-historia-ennakko/
I am happy and honored to inform that I was awarded with artist grant for the year 2021 by Taike – Arts Promotion Centre Finland. Contemplation, researching, training, projects and much more ahead!
Like so many other artist’s calendar mine got empty too because of the current state of affairs. Luckily fast forward action and application round from Taike – Arts Promotion Centre Finland was there to help. I was awarded a little grant to keep on going and survive the hit.
Projet K is a project with a French Company Corps In Situ, Choreographers Jennifer Gohier and Gregory Beaumont. Performance will be a duet I’ll dance with Aurore Giaccio. Thematic base is derived from martial arts especially from Karate. Project is created in many residencies in Finland, France and Luxembourg. http://www.corpsinsitu.com/projet-k/
Dance film Strange Birds was screened as a part of swedish selection in Dansmuseet Stockholm 29th of April. Some films were awarded by jury of professionals. Jury’s arguments: ”original meeting with two dancers in dynamic harmony with camera and landscape .” Next possibility to see the film is in Finland during Dance Current Festival Tampere […]
Dance film Strange Birds with choreograph Helena Franzén, cinematographer Håkan Jelk and dance artist Ossi Niskala will premiere in Screen Dance Festival in Stockholm. ”There is much we are involved with that cannot be explained – and yet it happens … A danced roadmovie with two lost men who happen to meet each other in […]
Short duet with Oboe player Nahoko Kinoshita will be created in co-operation with choreographer Terhi Kuokkanen/Off/Balance contemporary dance company. It will be performed as a part of Symphony on the Move – week in Jyväskylä May 2019.
During Autumn 2019 I will be working with Cie Corps In Situ/ Jennifer Gohier and Gregory Béaumont. Projet K will be created in Oulu, France and Luxembourg. More about the project here: http://www.corpsinsitu.com/projet-k/
Next work premiering is called Requiem for vacuum cleaning by choreographer Sandrina Lindgren. It will be premiered in Barker -theatre in Turku. ”What happens to the vacuum cleaning when we approach it as dance? This is a performance that is a cleaning ritual. Vacuuming, dancing and choral singing are mixed in a visual, musical and […]