One Next To Me

One Next To Me

“People are mostly layers of violence and tenderness wrapped like bulbs, and it is difficult to say what makes them onions or hyacinths.” – Eudora Welty   “One Next To Me” focuses on the relation and proximity between tenderness and violence….

Lachrimae -flow my tears

Lachrimae -flow my tears

Lachrimae – flow my tears is a study on the behaviour of individual crowd members and the crowd as an entity. It presents different situations, which might be interpreted as dystopian or utopian. The actions spread in the crowd and…

On a Clear Day

On a Clear Day

On a Clear Day is the last piece of a performance series inspired by the artworks of Canadian born painter Agnes Martin. Martin pursued a remarkable, hypnotic, compulsive, musical repetition in her works, yet the paintings celebrate what she referred…

A Cloud of Milk

A Cloud of Milk

A Cloud of Milk is a creation for three professional dancers and children from each performance location. The material of the piece is collected from the dreams of the children in “a dream laboratory” organized by the team and reworked into…

No. 3 (abstract joys of being)

No. 3 (abstract joys of being)

Concept and direction: Milla Koistinen Creation and performance: Riikka Puumalainen, Sannamaria Kuula Music: Jochen Arbeit, Donald Beteille Light design: Sam Siltavuori Video design: Lennart Laberenz Premiere on the 19th of May 2016 at Sotku, Kuopio, Finland. Further performances on the 20.-21.5.2016 and…

N:o 2

N:o 2

Concept and direction: Milla Koistinen Choreographer’s assistant: Anthoni Levonsaari Performance: Emilia Känsälä, Ella Lahti, Anthoni Levonsaari, Anders Lillhonga, Wilma Mustonen Music: Jochen Arbeit Performance on the 19th of March 2016 at Keski-Pohjanmaan Konservatorio, Kokkolan Talvitanssit -festival http://www.kokkolantalvitanssit.fi/   “If you wake up in the…

Untitled 1 (blue)

Untitled 1 (blue)

Concept and direction: Milla Koistinen Creation and performance: Aleksandra Krajewska, Attila Andrási, Csenger K. Szabó (/Máté Horváth), Donald Beteille, Dunya Narli, Erik Elizondo Campos, Félix Urbina Alejandre, Giulia Tornarolli, Indira Chamalé, Michel Briand (/Isabella Daffara), Luca Kancsó, Tilly Sordat Music:…

Cut and Run

Cut and Run

Concept and performance: Milla Koistinen Light design and choreographer’s assistant: Gaëtan Brun-Picard Sound design: Paul Valikoski Music: Paul Valikoski, Jochen Arbeit, Johann Sebastian Bach: Prelude and Fugue in A Minor BWV 543, transcribed for piano by Franz Liszt Dramaturgy and text:…

THIS IS HOW IT ALWAYS ENDS

THIS IS HOW IT ALWAYS ENDS

Concept and direction: Milla Koistinen Choreographer’s assistant: Eyal Bromberg Artistic advisor: Gaëtan Brun-Picard Creation and performance: Anna Friedrich, Anna Nemeth, Asuka Yoneyama, Christina Gazi, Elda Gallo, Federico Valenti, Giulia Di Guardo, Hugo Le Brigand, Roni Sagi, Tinna Gudlaug Omarsdottir, Young-Won…

A Cloud of Milk -first research

A Cloud of Milk -first research

Concept and choreography: Milla Koistinen Choreographer’s assistant: Gaëtan Brun-Picard Creation and performance: Ute Pliestermann, Gaëtan Brun-Picard, Milla Koistinen and children from the Montessori School of Düsseldorf. Sound design and music: Jochen Arbeit Video and light design: Rémi Pinaud, Gaëtan Brun-Picard A Cloud…