Dance Current presents artists from the pinnacle of Finnish contemporary dance in an up-to-the-minute review of this art form today. Besides varied stage productions on each evening, the comprehensive programme includes dance video presentations, public debates, a club event series, and specially commissioned city performances.
Headline performers at this first festival programme of Artistic Director Riku Lehtopolku will include Peeping Tom, Alan Lucien Øyen & Winter Guests, Guy Nader and Maria Campos, Compagnie 111 – Aurélien Bory, Le Patin Libre, and many other talented artists. The busy festival week will feature more than one hundred dance performances, courses and other events, so be sure not to miss our 52nd season!
An event of revitalised folk dance and music to captivate the soul with magnificent performances and concerts. There will also be opportunities to learn and practice various styles of music and dance, and popular partner dances at evening clubs. Concert locations will range from Cultural House Laikku to the new G Livelab venue.