RESUME

Petri Lappalainen - Drama Instructor B.A.


ART STUDIES

2020 Clownery course, Ahjola Institute, Tampere, Finland
2019 Master Class and Expedition courses, Theater der Schatten, Bamberg, Germany
2016 International Shadow Laboratory (L'ombra e il suo Doppio), Teatro Gioco Vita, Piacenza, Italy
2008 Butoh Dance Course, Kälviä Institute, Finland
2008 Bachelor of Arts, Performing Arts, Centria University of Applied Sciences, Kokkola, Finland
2004 Dance Department, Shanghai Normal University, Shanghai, China


ART WORK

2020 Kirjeitä piialle / Letters for maid (actor, shadow theater) museum drama, Museonautit, Vapriikki, Tampere
2019 Varjoswing / Shadow Swing (shadow theater performer) Night Butterfly Company, Alavus
2018 Circus Ultima Thule (shadow theatre puppeteer and actor) dir. Julia Gauffin, Theater Hällä, Tampere
2017 Marraskuun valo / November Light (shadow theatre director and performer) Musiikkitalo, Helsinki
2017 Jäävuorivaara / Iceberg Danger (performer) Street theater company Kompastusjoukko, Tampere
2012 Täällä pohjantäden alla / Under the Norht Star (actor) wri. Väinö Linna, dir. Sari Pasanen, Theater Iltatähti, Kokkola
2012 Orfeus (writer, choreographer, director) Theater Iltatähti, Kokkola
2011 Kevään Herääminen / Spring Awakening (actor) wri. Frank Wedekind, dir. Jenna Teinilä, Theater Iltatähti, Kokkola
2009 Psykoosi 4.48 / Psychosis 4.48 (actor) wri. Sarah Kane, dir. Julia Gauffin, Centria University, Kokkola
2008 Vessa on tuolla päin / Toire wa koshira (actor) wri. Minoru Betsuyaku, dir. Panu Huotari, Theater Iltatähti, Kokkola
2008 Kaappi / The Closet (actor) wri. Daniil Harms, dir. Julia Gauffin, Centria University, Kokkola
2007 "Piruparka" / "Poor Devil" (actor) wri./dir. Kati Halttunen, Centria University, Kokkola
2006 Myrsky / The Tempest (actor) wri. William Shakespeare, dir. Elina Väänänen, Theater Iltatähti, Kokkola
2006 Yösade-variaatio / Night Rain variation (performer) Kokkola
2006 Yösade / Night Rain (writer, choreographer, director, dancer) Centria University, Kokkola
2006 Suomen Hevonen / Finnhorse (directors assistant) wri. Sirkku Peltola, dir. Mats Holmqvist, City Theatre of Kokkola
2004 Liisa Ihmemaassa / Alice in Wonderland (actor) wri. Lewis Carrol, dir. Jouni Henttu / Centria University, Kokkola
2004 Seven (dancer) chor./dir. Jukka Virtala, Centria University, Kokkola
2004 Peukaloisen retket / The Wonderful Adventures of Nils (actor) wri. Selma Lagerlöf, dir. Jukka-Pekka Rotko, City Theatre of Kokkola
2003 Iso vihko / The Notebook (actor) wri. Ágota Kristóf, dir. Jouni Henttu, Centria University, Kokkola
2000 Kuka pelkää noitia / The Witches (actor) wri. Roald Dahl, dir. Fredi Tammela, Central Ostrobothnia Institute, Kälviä
1999 Pohjanneidon kosijat / Suitors of Northern Maid (actor) Theater Visio, Kälviä
1999 Kevään herääminen / Spring Awakening (actor) wri. Frank Wedekind, dir. Minna Vilenius / Central Ostrobothnia Institute, Kälviä
1998 Joulunäytelmä / Christmas Play (writer, actor) Theater Visio, Kälviä
1998 Runonlausuntaesitys / Poem Show (performer) dir. Minna Vilenius / Central Ostrobothnia Institute, Kälviä


EDUCATIONAL WORK

2019 Lecturer, Professional Forum of Light and Shadow Art, Kuopio
2019 Theater Instructor, Workshops of Finnish Shadow Theatre Association, Tahmelan Huvila, Tampere
2017 Theater Instructor (shadow circus workshops), Mänttä
2017 Shadow Theater Instructor, Sibelius Academy, Helsinki
2017 Shadow Theater Teacher, Jyväskylä
2016 Shadow Theater Teacher, Tampere
2015 Shadow Theater Teacher, Theater Iltatähti, Kokkola
2007 Drama Instructor (theater for children) Ykspihlajan Työväen Näyttämö, Kokkola
2003 Drama Instructor (theater at elementary school) Kokkola
2001 Camp Instructor (children summer camp) Villa Elba, Kokkola


SCHOLARSHIPS - PERSONAL

2020 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, corona aid
2020 The Association of Finnish Non-Fiction Writers, writing first book
2012 Finnish Cultural Foundation, artistic work


SCHOLARSHIPS - ENSEMBLES

2020 City of Tampere, shadow theatre tutorials
2019 Finnish Cultural Foundation, shadow theater for children's home
2018 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, traveling to Moscow
2018 Finnish Cultural Foundation, Circus Ultima Thule shadowplay
2017 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, shadow theatre for immigrants
2017 Arts Promotion Centre Finland, Circus Ultima Thule shadowplay
2015 People's Cultural Foundation, manufacturing shadow theatre


WRITTEN WORK

2019-cont. Cafes of Tampere blog, instagram.com/cafesoftampere
2008-2011 Joutilaita hetkiä blog, joutenolo.vuodatus.net
2006 Haikublogi, runo.vuodatus.net


MEMBER OF BOARD OF DIRECTORS

2016-cont. Finnish Shadow Theatre Association
2010-2016 Theater Iltatähti, Kokkola
2008-2016 City Theatre of Kokkola
2014-2016 Cultural Board of Kokkola City
2012-2014 Board of the Institute of Kokkola
2012-2014 Samba School Samba el Gambo