Hay Fever: Noël Coward’s sharp comedy hits Helsinki

Text by Anna Olkinuora    Hay Fever by Noel Coward Finn-Brit Players & Passport Theatre Directed by Adrian Goldman The Finn-Brit Players in co-production with Passport Theatre get together for the second time in Helsinki. This spring, they bring us Noel Coward’s comedy Hay Fever.  I’ve been invited to the rehearsals the weekend before the…

Zodiak Stagen yhteisilta: Tanssiteos klo 14 & Cheap

Artikkelin on kirjoittanut Anna Olkinuora Englanninkielinen artikkeli Zodiak Stagella nähtiin 14.3 kahden näytöksen kantaesitykset. Kumpikin esitys tuntui kyseenalaistavan mitä tanssi on taiteenmuotona ja palkkatyönä. Kummatkin esitykset olivat  hetkittäin oivaltavia, ajatuksia herättäviä ja nokkelia, mutta myös hiukan naiiveja ja liian alleviivaavia. Tanssiesitys klo 14 Tanssiesitys klo 14 on Anna Kuparin ja Outi Markkulan vuonna 2015 alkanut…

Zodiak Stage double bill: Dance Performance at 2pm&Cheap

Article by Anna Olkinuora Finnish Translation: Soon online!  On 14th of March, a double bill of performances premiered on Zodiak Stage. Both performances were by young artists and both question what dance is as an art form and as a job.   Dance Performance at 2pm   Dance Performance at 2pm is a documentary montage…

Welcome to the world of the artist Francesca Woodman

Francesca Woodman (Denver, 1958) was a young talented artist who passed away only at the age of 22 in 1981. She never perceived she would become one of the most remarkable photographers of the 80es. It happened by chance when a family friend decided to exhibit her photos after the death in a gallery in…

Flow Festival 2017: Jenny Hval

Vampires. Love. Sex. Gender. Death. Blood.  These are some frequented themes in Jenny Hval‘s work. Formerly known as Rockettothesky, Jenny Hval has released numerous albums under her name. Her performance at Flow Festival 2017 was following her latest album Blood Bitch on Sacred Bones Records. Before her set, rain started pouring down outside. People trying…

Body Notes

Body Notes Mimo Art Company STOA, 19-26.4.2017 How to put to words a theatrical experience that shakes you to the core? Is it even possible? MimoArt Company’s Body Notes is one of those experiences. Directed with ambitious creativity by Mimosa Lindahl, the performance mixes a variety of movement art forms, from clownery to butoh, and…