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Yö Fest vol. 3.5: Mimo ja Viola - Violence is not a game
A performance about violence, without words, and using music and mime as a way to communicate violent situations and reflect on them.
A performance about violence, without words, and using music and mime as a way to communicate violent situations and reflect on them. That is why this show is not recommended for children under 16. Solo viola music includes pieces from Baroque to contemporary.
Mimo & Viola is an interdisciplinary art duo. The participants are mime Jordy Valderrama and violist Clara Petrozzi. Formed as a mime, actor, dancer, and puppeteer, Jordy Valderrama has taken courses with renowned national and international figures of the Dramatic Arts in Peru, Costa Rica, Spain, France, the USA, and the United Kingdom. He studied mime and masks with Norma Berrade, Argentinian mime, and director, moving to dance from these grounds and later on to Classical Theatre at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts and at the Desmond Jones School of Mime in London, United Kingdom. Clara Petrozzi is a violist, composer, researcher, and pedagogue. Born in Lima, Peru, she lives and works in Finland since 1990. She has studied violin with Dee Martz, Mario Ortiz, Egon Fellig, and Yolanda Kronberger and viola with Jouko Mansnerus and Atso Lehto. She attended the composition workshop at Helsinki University with Harri Vuori. At Helsinki University she studied musicology (Ph.D.) specializing in Peruvian and Latin American art music. As a viola player, she performs regularly in solo recitals and with Aurinko, a chamber music group specializing in Latin American art music. She is also Aurinko's artistic director.
3 May 2023 from 19 o'clock until 21 o'clock