Dance artist - music maker
Pilvi Elina Pirinen
b. 16th of October 1981 Suomussalmi
tel. +358 40 5702514
Elina Pirinen is a choreographer, dancer, singer-songwriter-musician, artistic director, curator and pedagogue based in Helsinki. She often uses large classical music pieces as companions and frameworks for different corporeal, livedramaturgical, vocal and linguistic performative proposals and qualities. She works closely with contemporary psychodynamic and feministic theories and their potential in stage practise.
She works also with animal activism and makes intensive and emotional baroque-rockmusic with her orcehstra Bambi Lammella (Bambi by the Pond)
Pirinen studied dance and choreography in Theatre Academy Helsinki, graduating as a Master of Dance with special studies in contemporary theatre in 2008. She has a wide classical and pop music training with piano, voice and violin.
Pilvi Elina Pirinen tel. +358 40 5702514 email@example.com