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Show photographer Yoshi Omori

Carl Knif Company: I address you

  • 6 performances


  • Duration

    1 h (no intermission)

  • Venue

    Pannu Hall

  • Tickets

    32-20 €

  • Show times

    Thu 25.4. at 7 pm.

    Fri 26.4. at 7 pm.

    Sat 27.4. at 7 pm.

    Thu 2.5. at 7 pm.

    Fri 3.5. at 7 pm.

    Sat 4.5. at 7 pm.

    The language of the performance is English (Finnish and Swedish translations included)


I address you is a personal and societal solo that Carl Knif has created for himself. Drawing on his own personal experiences, Knif’s performance alternates memories and past events with more recent phenomena that put self-esteem, inviolability and empathy to the test.

The performance aims to make visible the unwritten history of the gay minority. How do silenced experiences affect us? In what way are traumas passed on from one generation to the next? And how do we build an identity in an environment where there are no role models?

The longing for real encounters and deep conversations is the driving force behind this furious dance. I address you encourages conversation and champions the idea of a better world – it wants to get to the heart of life, to step close to you.

The event is organized by Carl Knif Company.


Standard ticket | 32 €
Pensionare ticket I
26 €
Discount ticket | 20 € Under 25, Students, Unemployed, Civil Servants, Conscripts. Please be prepared to present a certificate entitling you to a discount.
Professional ticket | 20 € Dance and theatre professionals.
Group ticket | 25€ / person (10 persons and above). For group tickets please contact Dance House Helsinki: info@tanssintalo.fi

Pay What You Can | A small number of "Pay What You Can" tickets are also on sale for the performance. PWYC tickets are available at the info point that is located at the Cable Factory's Glass Courtyard and here. Read more about Pay What You Can tickets and other ticket information.


Choreography and dance: Carl Knif

Light design: Jukka Huitila

Sound design: Janne Hast

Costume design: Karoliina Koiso-Kanttila

Make-up: Kaisu Hölttä

Photos: Yoshi Omori

Production: Carl Knif Company

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