Song and dance about photographs

Image: Maija Astikainen / Helsingin kaupunki

Event Introduction

There will be free entry between 11:00 and 17:00 to the exhibition of photographs of Helsinki from the 1950s to the 1970s, A Glimpse of Helsinki – Volker von Bonin’s photos.

12:00 Pictures from Helsinki
A lied concert by soprano Emma Hartikainen and pianist Tanja Niiranen that will consist of short, improvised songs that have Helsinki as a common denominator. The audience will get to actively participate in the creation of the concert by suggesting subject matter for the artists to improvise on.

14:00–17:00 Smile, Helsinki! – sound and dance from photography
Dancer-choreographers Tiia Hämäläinen and Jaakko Simola together with sound artist Marika Hyvärinen will create a performance that will fill the atmospheric halls of Villa Hakasalmi.


Dance, Theatre and Cinema, Music, Open doors, Tours and Exhibitions

Event Information

  • Time:

    • 12:00–17:00

  • Organiser:

    Helsingin kaupunginmuseo

  • Address:

    Hakasalmen huvila
    Mannerheimintie 13 B
    00100 Helsinki

  • Accessibility:

    The event is accessible with a wheelchair.

    The event has an accessible toilet.

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