Joni Österlund is a moving individual, whose craft focuses on the medium of dance and theatre of physicality. Human motion and choreography is of high interest.

Joni completed the Hungarian Dance Academy receiving a Bachelor's degree in Art with a specialization in Classical Ballet. Prior he also attended the Finnish National Opera's Ballet School for the vocational diploma.

During the seasons 2016-2018 Joni has worked as a dancer of the Gárdonyi Géza theatre in Eger, Hungary and has thus co-worked with Miskolc Ballet in Anna Karenina and with INVERSEDANCE in Traviata.

The year 2017 concluded with notable works in Gárdonyi Géza theatre, including a choreography especially for GG-Dance Eger: Carnations & Roses by Clébio Oliveira 

Spring season of 2018:

Creation of The Tragedy of Man a dance adaptation for stage choreographed by Tamás Topolánszky premiered on 23rd of February.

Sunset by László Nemes premiers spring 2018, of which Joni was a cast member.

Creation and co-operation of workshops for the summer 2018 in Finland.

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