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Koistinen, Jenni

Date of birth 29.9.1974
Profession Dancer
Dance Instructor
Choreographer
Country Finland
Email jenni_koistinen(at)hotmail.com
Training Mime Centre, Helsinki 1995 – 1996 (physical theatre, dance, mime); Karjaa folk high school, dance programme 1996 – 1997; BA of Performing Arts, European Dance Development Centre (EDDC) / Dansacademie / The Arnhem Institute for the Arts 1997 – 2001
Courses:
Z-score, choreography workshop, Zodiak 2006.
Choreographed Abel, muistamisen arvoinen kuvitelma (2002)
Kotimatkalla (2015)
Lumottu metsä (2004)
On the way home (2015)
Perhonen ikkunassa (2002)
Revontulentie 8 (29.1.2004)
Seinäruusuja ja Villikukkia (2004)
Siskomme kulkevat kirjavissa vaatteissaan (2000)
Tänään. Täällä. Me II: Paikka auringossa (23.5.2007)
Here. Today. We. I (2006)
Ystäväni Annan salattu elämä (2000)
Work as a dancer Angel of the morning (2001)
But the Five things you hid from me (2000)
Dancing to heaven (2001)
Kollektiiviliikkeitä (2007)
Let me be surrounded (2000)
Samettia - muotokuvia (2003)
Siniparta (2001)
Siskomme kulkevat kirjavissa vaatteissaan (2000)
Sudenmorsian (Olkkonen) (2002)
Tänään. Täällä. Me II: Paikka auringossa (2007)
Here. Today. We. I (2006)
Teo (2004)
Reality (2005)
Toden näköinen soolo (2006)
Sacre II (Kekäläinen) (2005)
Yhteiskunnallista liikettä (2006)
Ystäväni Annan salattu elämä (2000)
Other artistic work Work as a teacher:
weekly classes in contemporary dance at the University of Düsseldorf 2000; dance programme of Outokumpu Vocational Institution 2002 (contemporary dance); Pyhäsalmi Dance Institute 2003 (contemporary dance); Stadia 2003 (contemporary dance); Espoo Dance Institute 2003-2004 (children's dance, beginners ballet, contemporary dance); K & C Kekäläinen & Company's pedagogical workshops in schools in the Helsinki area, 2004 - 2005; Vantaa Adult Education Centre 2006 (body conditioning, streching).
Other work as a choreographer:
Macbeth, chor. Marcus Grolle, Tanzhaus NRW, Düsseldorf 2000 (assistant choreographer); King Ubu aka the Polish (Alfred Jarry), dir. Jani-Petteri Olkkonen, Theatre Naamio ja Höyhen 2003.
Improvisation performances:
Synnytyssaatto (video), chor. Jaap Klevering, 2006; improvisations at the Haja-alue Festival, Helsinki; Church of Korso, Vantaa; Helsinki Meeting Point Club.
Other choreographic work:
choreographer's assistant, Totentanz, chor. Riitta Pasanen-Willberg, 2006; repetiteur, La Seule, chor. Favela Vera Ortiz, 2006; assisting choreographer, Vogel Kommt, chor. Katja F. M. Wolf, 2000.
Work as a performer e.g. in theatre:
Theatre Fiasko, Joensuu 1986 – 1988; Theatre Paskarat, Joensuu 1987 – 1989; Theatre EEG, Helsinki 1990 – 1993; Theatre Maski, Helsinki 1995 – 1996; street theatre Circus Kutistuwa, Helsinki 1995 – 1996; Modern chants & hoodoo orchestra, dir. Pasi Mäkelä, Kellari Theatre, Helsinki 1997.
Grants and awards Grants:
Niilo Helander Foundation 2002 (as a member of a work group), The Cultural and Library Committee of Helsinki 2002 (as a member of a work group), National Council for Theatre 2002 (as a member of a work group), artist grant of City of Vantaa 2003, 2006; Kansan Sivistysrahasto 2007; Uusimaa Cultural Foundation 2007.