Pirita Tuisku 3-7 June

Pirita Tuisku_ credit Molefe Nong - cropped

Image Credit: Molefe Nong

New Work

Pirita Tuisku

Pirita Tuisku Finnish dance artist now based in Edinburgh, will start in this residency a research towards a new work about different cultures emerging together. There will be two poetry artists from South Africa joining her in this research, Thabo Mokolobate and Molefe Nong. How dance and poetry melt together in this journey, when these artists explore people meeting, working and getting to know each other from different cultures.
We want to invite everyone to from different backgrounds to join our sharing on Friday. Your thoughts are important for the next step with this new work.

Company Class | Thursday 6 June | 10.00 – 11.30

In company class Pirita will lead a dynamic release based contemporary class with an African flavour. Class will be mix of set exercises and improvisation to get grounded and encouraging to everyone find different dynamics and rhythms in everything we will do in the class.

Company Showing | Friday 7 June | 17.00

Creative Scotland
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Supported by the City of Edinburgh Council
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