Mr. Kookaburra and Kukkaroo in China
Mr. Kookaburra and Kukkaroo is part of Guangdong Dance Festival
(GDF) in Guangzhou, China, with five performances. GDF is one of the
most significant Chinese festivals of contemporary dance.
Residency in Hong Kong
After the performances in China, Päivi Aura and Kati Lehtola will stay in Hong Kong for 2,5 weeks in a residency at City Contemporary Dance Company
(CCDC). They will work with two local dancers and a musician to create a
dance performance for children under 3 years old. There will be a work
in progress showing at the end of the residency at CCDC Dance Center.
Afterwards the work continues with telecommuting, and later the Hongkong
artists will visit Helsinki. The work will be CCDC's first dance
performance for the little ones.
Small Size Days 2017
Small Size Days 2017 will take place on the weekend of 27th to 29th
January. There will be performances, workshops and other activities all
around the world, as well as in Helsinki.
Mr. Kookaburra and Kukkaroo
11.11.2016 at 19:00, Guangdong Song & Dance Theatre, Guangzhou, China
12.11.2016 at 11:00 and 15:00, Guangdong Song & Dance Theatre, Guangzhou, China
13.11.2016 at 11:00 and 15:00, Guangdong Song & Dance Theatre, Guangzhou, China
The performance is part of the Small size, Performing Arts for Early Years project
of EU's Creative Europe programme. Auraco is supported by the Ministry
of Education and Culture and the Arts Promotion Centre Finland.
Mr. Kookaburra and Kukkaroo photos: Miia Kota
Me-Me photo: Alexandra Jitariuc