Anni Taskula

Tänzerin, Choreografin, Tanzpädagogin

Anni Taskula (FIN) is a freelance dancer, a culture producer and a teacher. Graduated in Culture Management (BA, Helsinki, 2012) and Stage Dance and Pedagogy (BA, Linz, 2015) her artistic work includes performing with the Linz based dancecollective The Crew Dance Productions, tourmanaging choreographers Sita Ostheimer (DE) and Jarkko Mandelin (FIN), as well as teaching dance and Gyrokinesis workshops in Europe.    Taskula has been developing and co-organizing art events and festivals from some to mention Body Sound Space (Linz, 2013-2014), International ChoreoLab (Burgenland, 2013), Human Body, Expressions, Taboos (Salzburg, 2014) and East Point West – Interdiciplinary Festival of Embodiment (Kuala Lumpur 2018). During 2015-2017 Taskula worked as a touringmanager for the Salzburg based dance company BODHI PROJECT, collaborated with artists Rakesh Sukesh (IN), Vangelis Legakis (GR), Marje Hirvonen (FIN) and Josseline Black (USA), as well as developed artistic work for the Albanian Dance Theatre (Tirana). She has been performing in Albania, Austria, Finland, France, Germany, Malaysia and Taiwan, and further travelled through work in Morocco, South Korea, South Africa and Hong Kong.

Foto: Paul Vincenth Schütz