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In the picture: Jari Karttunen (upper row left), Tuomo Luhtanen, Hanna Rosendahl, Sebastian Kaatrasalo, Elina Jakowleva; Anniina Kumpuniemi (lower row left), Mari Rosendahl, Suvi Eloranta, Laura Mäkelä
Photo: Johanna Tirronen

Wedding Gig

Choreographer Numminen, Ari
First Performance 13.11.1998
Finnish premiere 13.11.1998
Style Contemporary Dance
Duration (min) 60
Scenography Tuija Väänänen
Costume designer Elina Vättö
Lighting Designer Mikki Kunttu
Music composed for the work Jyrki Niemi
Description Both critically acclaimed and very popular, Wedding Gig fuses together the traditional Finnish wedding party arrangements, musical dances and a bunch of evergreens performed by Laila Kinnunen.
Other Information Musician: Jaan Wessmann, musical arrangement: Jyrki Niemi and Jaann Wessmann. The Wedding Gigg has visited several festivals, e.g. The Tampere Theatre Festival (1999), Tanssia Tyrkyllä -festival (1999), Full Moon Dances Festival in Pyhäjärvi (1999) and Toronto Finn Grand Fest (2000).
Companies Dance Theatre MD (Mobita/Dansco)
Dancers Rosendahl, Mari (1998)
Karttunen, Jari (1998)
Luhtanen, Tuomo (1998)
Mäkelä, Laura (1998)
Eloranta, Suvi (1998)
Suominen, Kalle (1998)
Rosendahl, Hanna (1998)
Kumpuniemi, Anniina (1998)
Jakowleva-Mäkelä, Elina (1998)