Companies and choreographers

Here you can get to know dance companies and choreographers based in Finland. For more information please visit the artists’ websites and social media – the links can be found in the contact cards.

4 items in category Choreographers / Young Audiences

© Pette Rissanen

Alakunnas Kimmo

Dance Theatre|Contemporary Dance|Young Audiences

Kimmo Alakunnas is a dancer and choreographer, who graduated from Theatre Academy Helsinki 2010 with a Master of Arts degree. Kimmo has worked as an actor, dancer, choreographer and short film director. His previous works have been dance performances and contemporary dance short films.

Harmonia - Harmony © Rita Denisova

Koistinen Laura (Vesterinen)

Community Dance|Contemporary Dance|Young Audiences

Laura Koistinen (Vesterinen) is working both as a choreographer and dancer. Besides that she organizes workshops for amateurs and professionals for example in Lohja, Turku, Helsinki and also abroad.

©Patrick Beelaert

Lapitskaya Vera

Dance Theatre|Contemporary Dance|Young Audiences

Works both in Finland and abroad. She uses a multidisciplinary approach combining dance with music, paintings, poetry and other art forms. In 2014 she established NotaBene duet – an artistic group which creates performances for different target groups (

© Anna Rouhu

Palmgren Sari

Community Dance|Contemporary Dance|Young Audiences

Sari Palmgren is working as a freelance choreographer, dancer and dance teacher in Finland and abroad. She is working widely in the dance field: with stage works, theatre, different social choreography and community projects and dance films.