I got a satisfactory grade from a history test, once. I showed it to my friend in order to prove that I’m not the class swot anymore. Yet, I was so ashamed to take that test home.
10tytöt (Sraight-A Girls) is f-ART House collaboration’s debut piece manifesting the personal experience of straight-A-girlness as well as making visible the common discourse used both in media and in social and political contexts. 10tytöt combines movement, text and audiovisuality and works as a platform for the bodily/corporal emergence of straight-A girlness. The performance addresses this straight-A-girl-phenomenon both through the group members’ personal experiences and as a result of media, social and political discourse and educational structures.
Collaboration SUVI KELLONIEMI, SIIRI KORTELAINEN, IIRIS LAAKSO, JANNA LOUKAS, VERNA NORDLUND, ELLEN VIRMAN
Performances JUL 22, 2018 – JUL 25, 2018, VAPAAN TAITEEN TILA, HELSINKI Additional performance DEC 1, 2018, LONELY IN THE RAIN? CONTEMPORARY DANCE FESTIVAL, JOENSUU. MARCH 30, 2019, STOA, HELSINKI IN THE FRAME OF APINAFEST
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