Swag Lessons is an ongoing lecture - performance concept and an artistic practice that studies and investigates the socio-political roots of hiphop culture and the friction between blackness and the post- modern.
working group Sonya Lindfors, Anniina Jääskeläinen, Mitja Nylund, Erno Aaltonen and Laura Jantunen
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Noble Savage is a performance by Sonya Lindfors. It analyses the process of otherness by creating a black stage where the other is white.
Direction and concept: Sonya Lindfors
Performers: Ima Iduozee, Amira Khalifa, Sonya Lindfors, Deogracias Masomi, Julian Owusu, Esete Sutinen
Lighting design and music: Erno Aaltonen
Sound design and music: Jussi Matikainen
Set desing: Aino Koski
Costume design: Sanna Levo
Video design: Timo Wright, Laura Jantunen
Dramatugical support: Maryan Abdulkarim
Production: Zodiak – Uuden tanssin keskus, Sonya Lindfors
pic by Sanna Käsmä