MERPHING FOREVR

A new group work by choreographer Kati Korosuo will premiere in Spring 2021 in Helsinki. The work is based on Merphing performance thrilogy that was performed by two dancers (Jaana Kovanen, Meeri Lempiäinen) in 2015-2017. The rehearsals will kick off in September 2020.

Choreography: Kati Korosuo

Dancers: Jaana Kovanen, Meeri Lempiäinen, Marlon Moilanen, Meri Pajunpää, Sofia Simola

Sound designer: Mitja Nylund

Light designer: Anniina Veijalainen

Costume designer: Annika Saloranta

MERPHING THRILOGY

MERPHING and MERPHING 2

Concept and choreography: Kati Korosuo (2015, 2017)

Dances to a Beat (DTB) technique, created by Kati Korosuo, is used as a method to compose instant choreography. DTB is based on improvisation and repetition and the duets "Merphing" and Merphing 2 were created to investigate this technique as a performative tool.

 

Choreography: Kati Korosuo
Dance: Meeri Lempiäinen, Jaana Kovanen
Sound design: Mitja Nylund
Performances:

Helsinki, Pacifico 13.3.2015 (Merphing)

Pori, Anssi Teellä Festival 16.5.2015 (Merphing)

Helsinki, Vapaan Taiteen Tila, Helsinki 10.-12.6.2015 (Merphing 2)

Helsinki, Höyhentämö FIC Festival 21.-22.4.2017 (Merphing 2)

 Supported by: Helsingin Kulttuurikeskus

M3 - gallery installation

Kati Korosuo (2017)

M3 is a contemporary dance installation combining live performance and video. Performed in gallery setting the work suggests and challenges different kinds of bodily materialities.

In addition to previous

Video artist: Riikka Theresa Innanen

Lighting designer: Anniina Veijalainen

Costume designer: Annika Saloranta

Performances: Gallery Pirkko-Liisa Topelius and Gallery G12 (Helsinki)

Suppoted by: Arts Promotion Centre Finland & Helsinki City

 

 

Contact:   +358415387603   /   meeri.lempiainen@gmail.com   /   @meerilempiainen