Pál Frenák is known from his original and strong expression. Hungarian Frenák uses characteristically mimic and sign language in his works. Movement often takes influence from the world of circus, music and fashion. Choreographies are bold,visual and expressive. Frenák has considerably gained influences from the movies and it can be seen as a visual background in his works. Frenák's LUTTE is a story of a struggle. Struggle with inner and outer. Mythologies, martial arts and traditional Icelandic glima wrestling are strongly present in LUTTE. Composer Ábris Gryllus provides electrical and sharp atmosphere by his music.
Duration 55 min. (no interval)
One of the most famous contemporary dance companies in Australia, Sydney Dance Company will be seen at the Kuopio Dance Festival this year.
Hungarian contemporary dance duo Zoltán Grecsó and Betarix Simkó will arrive to Kuopio.
Frenák's contemporary dance company is one of the most famous companies in Hungary.
Jacopo Godani, together with Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company, visits Kuopio Dance festival. This triple bill will be seen at the Kuopio Music Centre.
Jorma Uotinen, Artistic Director of Kuopio Dance Festival, will say goodbye at au revoir gala.
Kuopio Dance festival celebrates 50th anniversary. Two galas will be held at the Kuopio Music Centre.
Excerpts from the school's spring performance named program includes classical ballet and contemporary dance
Dance Camp for Boys has been part of the course program over thirty years.
Stage jury will choose the on stage-performers and festival audience will see the programs during the week.