CARL KNIF COMPANY |
AT ONCE, IN HELSINKI
Pikisali, Oulu Theatre
Fri 11.9. at 19 +audience discussion
In At Once, in Helsinki coreographer Carl Knif turns his gaze again towards the human being and the enigmatic nature of life. The theme of the work is a miracle as part of today’s worldview. The work examines the possibility of sudden radical change through four interlinked life stories. The work features six dancers and two actors.
Since the start the company in 2012 it has risen to the forefront of Finnish dance with blend of highly recognizable narratives and virtuoso dancing. The themes of the pieces are frank, personal and fearlessly bare and yet mercifully poetical. The straightforward nature of the work, which arises from a profound artistic sensitivity and a strikingly well conceived visuality, makes the pieces memorable. The work of Carl Knif’s pieces have toured in 10 countries.
The visit is being produced in collaboration with Oulu Theatre.
Choreography: Carl Knif | Texts: Kristofer Möller | Dance: Jonna Aaltonen, Satu Halttunen, Annika Hyvärinen, Riku Lehtopolku, Misa Lommi, Pekka Louhio, Tom Rejström, Eero Vesterinen | Set design and light design: Jukka Huitila | Sound design: Janne Hast | Costume design: Karoliina Koiso-Kanttila | Wig design: Henrietta Hukka | Seamstress: Jessika Erkko | Co-production: Carl Knif Company & Dance Theatre Raatikko | Premiere: June 14th 2018, Kuopio Dance Festival | Language: Swedish | Production of the visit: JoJo – Oulu Dance Centre | In collaboration with: Oulu Theatre | Duration: 60 min
Tickets: (in August 2020)
24 /19 / 15 €
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