What kind of a world are we leaving behind us and for who? The piece investigates empathy in human relations and how people in different stages of life in crisis circumstances can find something of value and meaning.
Anskri is a piece that combines text and movement, its choreography has been worked on at the Shawbrook Residency in Ireland in June 2019. The work will be continued in conjunction with the DANCE ALL YEAR LONG project in Kokkola Sept 28th - Oct 9th 2020. The working period in Kokkola will conclude with an open demo showing Fri Oct 9th 2020 at 6pm.
Choreography and direction: Janne Aspvik
Dance: Janne Aspvik, Eleni Pierides (confirmed later) and students of the Central Ostrobothnia Conservatory Ballet School
Sound design: Miki Brunou
Janne Aspvik graduated as a Bachelor of Art (Dance) from the Theatre Academy in 2010. He has worked as a dancer in Helsinki City Theatre and in performances by Tero Saarinen, Elina Pirinen, Janina Rajakangas, Liisa Pentti, Mikko Hyvönen, Petri Kekoni, Alpo Aaltokoski and Maya M. Carroll. In 2016, he was chosen to participate in David Zambano's one-month EXIN course. Aspvik has also worked as a choreographer since 2012, and has worked as a dance instructor in many professional and student courses.
Profile photo: Ronja Määttä
Dance photo: Antti Ahtiluoto
Keski-Pohjanmaan Konservatorion Balettiopisto