For invited guest audience: Huldra

In Scandinavian folklore, a huldra is a seductive forest creature with the body of a woman, the tail of an animal and the backside of a hollow tree trunk. The performance takes this beautybeast as a starting point and seeks ways to translate it’s qualities into choreography. Constantly shape-shifting, the performing bodies merge with each other and their environment. The studio space transforms into a sensual glade where the spectator is invited to surrender to the trembling force of allurement.

Working group

  • Choreography: Sara Grotenfelt (Master’s Degree Programme in Choreography, artistic thesis work)
  • Performers:
    Sanni Kriikku (Master’s Degree in Dance Performance, artistic thesis work)
    Corinne Mustonen (guest)
  • Light design: Saana Volanen (MA in Lighting Design)
  • Sound design: Eetu Palomäki (Academy of Fine Arts)

Time

27.5.2021 at 19:00

29.5.2021 at 18:00

31.5.2021 at 19:00

1.6.2021 at 19:00

2.6.2021 at 19:00

Location

Studio 2, Theatre Academy

Haapaniemenkatu 6

00530 Helsinki

Theatre Academy main building Kookos, Theatre Academy

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