Hay Fever: Esirippu aukeaa!

Artikkelin on kirjoittanut Anna Olkinuora Englanninkielinen artikkeli   Hay Fever by Noël Coward Directed by Adrian Goldman Produced by The Finn-Brit Players and Passport Theatre Stephanie Carlson (Judith Bliss), Demian Stimson (David Bliss), Hosanna Megumi (Sorel Bliss), Mikael Kivimäki (Simon Bliss), Jess Hollmeier (Myra Arundel), Alistair Logan (Richard Greatham), Elina Jackson (Jackie Coryton), Todd Elliott (Sandy Tyrell), and Sophie Michaud (Clara). Vierailin…






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…






Review / Arvostelu: Nobel Savage by Sonya Lindfors

The piece addresses racism, cultural appropriation, colonialism, stereotypes to name a few. It creates a space for Afro-Finnish performers to be at the centre of the story, to create their characters identities as something else as the Other at the fringes of the stage. Nobel Savage matters. It brings the cultural and sociological power structures…






Ken Mai: Requiem of Flowers

Ken Mai‘s butoh performance, Requiem of Flower, conveys the blooming and the death of a flower. Through movement changing from heart achingly beautiful to uncomfortably grotesque Ken Mai takes us on a journey through creation and destruction full of nature’s elements and laws of the universe. Already an intimate space of Höyhentämö is made even…






If You Snow Away

If You Snow Away Aurinkobaletti – AB Dance Company Alexander Theatre, 3.5.2017 If You Snow Away is a magical, romantic story of snow, Aleksandr Pushkin and his novell ’The Blizzard’. In the beginning a simple phrase projected onto the stage manages to break my heart: ‘Aleksandr Puskin loved skipping stones. But he loved his wife…






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…