Kuopio Dance Festival is the oldest and largest dance festival in Nordic Countries. It was founded in 1970 and is held in June each year. The festival presents the new trends in the world of dance. For one week you can see international dance stars, as well as the best Finnish talent. The festival week consists of about 100 different proposal, dance courses, open-air event, artist interviews, square dances and other auxiliary programs. Kuopio Dance Festival´s Artistic Director is an artist Professor Jorma Uotinen.
Artistic Director Jorma Uotinen