Once again, the Kuopio Dance Festival will present world-class dance performances, which are as unique as the areas of the world they come from. There will be first-time visitors to Kuopio, Vertigo Dance Company from Israel, Czech VerTeDance and the Spanish flamenco virtuoso Israel Galván. Not forgetting renowned South African dancer-choreographer Dada Masilo, China’s Xie Xin with her company, Nederlands Dans Theater 2, Hanna Brotherus and gala evenings. In the spirit of 100 years of Finnish independence, stars of the future will be involved, hundreds of students, children, young people and lovers of dance and music. Come and enjoy the wonderful festival week during the bright summer nights – dance inspires, challenges and excites!
Jorma Uotinen, Artistic Director
Kirsi Soininen, Chair
Anna Pitkänen, Festival Director
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