PERFORMING HEL 2021 PROGRAMME RELEASED
In September 2021, the Performing HEL showcase, a joint effort between eight operators in the Finnish performing arts sector, will present an enthralling array of performances representing current circus, dance and theatre in Finland. The newly published programme features 27 Finnish artists and groups. Due to the exceptional circumstances this year, part of the programme will take place online. Click and read more >
Finnish dance films deliver a strong festival year in 2020 despite the pandemic
Thomas Freundlich and Valtteri Raekallio’s Fram (2019) is a dance film and documentary that probes the similarities between polar exploration and artistic practice. With 17 international festival selections in 2020, it leads the list of festival selections for Finnish documentary films together with Jenni Kivistö and Jussi Rastas‘ documentary Colombia in My Arms (Filmimaa Oy 2020). The dance short film Cold Storage (2016) screened at 34 international festivals, making it the year’s second most widely screened Finnish short film of any genre.
Hanna Moisala, Pirjo Yli-Maunula & workgroup: AER
Culture Centre Valve, Oulu
Taneli Törmä: SURVIVORS
Teater Får 302, Copenhagen, Denmark
Virva Talonen: IHONA – As a Skin
Barker-teatteri , Turku
Michiel Vandevelde: Dances of Death
Espoo City Theatre, Cultural Center Louhi Hall, Espoo
Zodiak presents | Sonya Lindfors: camouflage
Stoa, theatre hall, Helsinki
Roosna&Flak: Two Body Orchestra
Moving in November festival 2021
Stoa, Caisa, Zodiak/Cable Factory, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Louhi Hall, Helsinki and Espoo
Carl Knif: Vinterresa / Winter Journey
Skånes Dansteater, Malmö
Domestic and international projects form a major part of Dance Info Finland’s activities. They provide multiple working possibilities for Finnish dance professionals, develop the operating conditions of Finnish dance field and also open up the world of dance for larger audiences.
Ice Hot Nordic Dance Helsinki 2022
Helsinki will host the next Ice Hot Nordic Dance platform on February 9–13, 2022. The Helsinki 2022 platform will present cutting-edge Nordic contemporary dance at the newly opened Dance House Helsinki to hundreds of international programmers. Registration opens in Autumn. Stay tuned and subscribe to the newsletter.