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The Dancing Finn

Find your inner Finn by dancing. Three different dance workshops will give you fine dance moves and lots of fun. After workshops you will be a dancing queen/king in any event. FOLKDANCE
  • Time: 16.6.2016 14:45-16:00
  • Duration: 1h 15min
  • The Dancing Finn – Folkdance
  • Teacher Karoliina Siimes, Tampere Conservatory, assistant Heli Talvitie, JCI Suupohja
  • Find your inner Finn by dancing. A glimpse of tradition with new spices. Finnish folkdance is a social dance where you enjoy the catching music and easy moving together with others. In this workshop you will find the hidden side of Finns. The Finnish folkdance is not familiar to many Finns either… but that is the reason to try it! No previous dancing skills recuired.
  • Recommended agelimit + 12.
  • Max number of persons: 40 persons (10 persons minimum)
  • Price: 7 € / person (three workshops 16€ / person)
  • Organizer: Team of dance enthusiastic Finnish JCI's (Suupohja, Hämeelinna, Kouvola, Kokkola)
Register now! BALL ROOM DANCING
  • Time: 17.6.2016 12:00-14:15
  • Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
  • The Dancing Finn – Finnish ballroom dancing
  • Teacher Marjo Lindholm ( JCI Kokkola)
  • Ballroom dancing is part a of Finnish dancing culture. The Finns have created their own version from e.g. tango, foxtrot, two step and jive. Come and experience nostalgy with twist of modern. You can come alone or with a partner. If get caught by the dance you might be the next Finnish-style red Astaire or Ginger Rogers. If you get caught by the dance you may end up to see the handbag heaven.
  • Recommended agelimit + 12 .
  • Max number of persons: 40 persons (10 persons minimum)
  • Price: 7 € / person (three workshops 16€ / person)
  • Organizer: Team of dance enthusiastic Finnish JCI's (Suupohja, Hämeelinna, Kouvola, Kokkola)
Register now! FINN HITS
  • Time: 18.8.2016 15:00-16:00
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • You’re welcome to enjoy the Finnish dancing culture along with energetic music. In this class you’ll get to know some of the most popular ""Finn hits"" and learn the best and most stylish dancing moves for the evening Gala. You don't need any dancing experience or even a sense of rhythm. It's all about the JC-attitude and atmosphere. Ladies and gentleman, you are all welcome to join!
  • Recommended agelimit + 12 .
  • Max number of persons: 40 persons (10 persons minimum)
  • Price: 7 € / person (three workshops 16€ / person)
  • Organizer: Team of dance enthusiastic Finnish JCI's (Suupohja, Hämeelinna, Kouvola, Kokkola)
Register now!
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Toni Rantanen
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+358 40 515 6731,
toni.rantanen@ec2016.fi

Ville Nieminen
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