Helsinki (FIN)

(EDIT: The course is full, but you may register on a waiting list here

This year Flip extends to two weeks

Join us for the two-week long intensive workshop experience FLIP HELSINKI 2022 that is all about partnering and contact. The teachers of the course are Kinetic Orchestra's Jarkko MandelinOskari Turpeinen, Sanni Giordani and Anni Koskinen, contact improvisation expert Mirva Mäkinen and floor work specialist Akira Yoshida. The course is suited for professionals and students in the field of dance, circus, and performing arts. There will be two similar groups that both fit 20 people + some extra places for those who want to only join Akira Yoshida's floor technique workshop.

Daily timetable 18. - 30.7.2022 Mon-Sat 10 - 16:30 (UTC+3 EEST):


Week 1.

18.7.- 20.7. Mirva Mäkinen Contact improvisation (slot 1)

21.7.- 23.7. Kinetic Orchestra Repertoire Workshop Sanni Giordani and Anni Koskinen (slot 1)

18.7. - 23.7. Kinetic Orchestra Partnering Jarkko and Oskari (slot 2) 

Week 2.

25.7. - 27.7. Mirva Mäkinen Contact improvisation (slot 1)

28.7. - 30.7. Kinetic Orchestra Repertoire Workshop Sanni Giordani and Anni Koskinen (slot 1)

25.7. - 30.7. Akira Yoshida Floor work (slot 2)

30.7. End party DJed by Softis (Nooa Kekoni)

The daily rhythm:

10.00 - 10.45 warm-up 

11.00 - 13.00 Slot 1 or 2
13.00 - 14.30 Lunch

14.30 - 16.30 Slot 2 or 1

--> hanging out + board games

The course fees (including VAT):
500 € for full two weeks

300 € for one week
180 € only Akira's workshop


Place: Mekaanikonkatu 3 C 00880 Helsinki FINLAND,
If you need help with the possible accommodation, please contact info@kineticorchestra.fi 

JArkko Mandelin &Oskari Turpeinen
partnering technique

Jarkko is an internationally known workshop teacher of partnering technique. Together with Oskari they have kept hundreds of classes.

Mirva Mäkinen

Mirva Mäkinen is a beloved and recognised teacher of contact-improvisatio.

Check: https://www.mirvamakinen.com/

Akira Yoshida
floor work

Anni Koskinen & Sanni Giordani
Repertoire kinetic ORchestra