Works

Bunnyduet
2010


Warm-hearted humoristic performance and workshop for children of all ages.
Bunnyduet, aimed to children and youngsters of all ages, is a cheerful and
warmheartedly humoristic danceperfomance. The duet tells about a meeting and a
familiarization of a bunny and a boy/girl. the bunny has lost her tail and asks help
finding it. Searching for the tail the pair heads into hilarious, even absurd situations and adventures. Bunnyduet takes the childspectators on border of reality and a fairytale where anything is possible! The dance performance draws from theatre and mimics and movement-like from contemporary dance, partnering and acrobatics.

Choreography: Elina Häyrynen and Jukka Tarvainen
Dance: Elina Häyrynen and Jukka Tarvainen/Terhi Kuokkanen
Workshops by: Elina Häyrynen and Jukka Tarvainen/Terhi Kuokkanen
Production: Off/Balance/Johanna Muhonen, Regional Dance Center of Central
Finland


Premiere: 27.11.2010 Children’s Fun –happening, Jyväskylä

Photos: Matti Häyrynen

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