Kuopio Dance Festival is the oldest and largest dance festival in the Nordic Countries. It was founded in 1970 and it is held in June each year. The festival presents the new trends in the world of dance as well as the world-renowned acts from everywhere in the world.
For one week you can experience the spellbinding art of international dance stars, as well as the best Finnish talent. The festival week consists of about 100 different proposals, dance courses, open-air events, artist interviews, square dances and other auxiliary programs.
Kuopio Dance Festival´s Artistic Director is Mr. Riku Lehtopolku (2020–).
Xie Xin, Falling, Gaala 2016. Photo: Petri Laitinen.
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+358 (0) 600 900 900 (2 €/min + Inc)