JONI ÖSTERLUND

CURRICULUM VITAE

Born 14.08.1991 Pori, Finland

Judengasse 1A/1/15

1010 Wien, Austria

+358 50 39 48 990

DANCER: 

2019- Freelancer

  • Angels in America by Matthias Oldag & Peter Eötvös- Die Neue Oper Wien as an Extra
  • Egmont  by Keith Warren & Christian Jost -Theater an der Wien as an Extra
  • Gli Ossequi della Notte  by Jörg Weinöhl - Styriarte 2020 as a Dancer
  • Boris Godunov by Christof Loy- Salzburg Festspiele 2020 as a Dancer

2016-2019 Theatre Gárdonyi Géza & The Dance Company:

Contemporary Ballet, Modern, Character dances, Improvisation, Pas de Deux, in addition singing and acting. Tasks as a soloist, corps de ballet, and duets. Plus all of the operettas and musicals by the theatre company.

  •  The Hungarian Rhapsody by Tamás Topolánszky, soloist: Ferenc Erkel
  • Playground, the dance fantasy for the youthful by Tamás Topolánszky, Soloist: Colour Blue    
  • The Tragedy of Man by Tamás Topolánszky, soloist: Adam of Egypt & London     
  • Kamaszok and Imaginary Invalid by Zoltán Grecsó    
  • Straight Labyrinth by Máté Mészáros     
  • Carnations & Roses by Clébio Oliviera

All operas, operettas and musicals by the Theatre:

  • Csínom Palkó, Liliom, The Shop Around the Corner, Summer of Old Times, Die Csárdásfürstin, Man of La Mancha,  Zsrinyi 1566, Baroness Lili, Fairy Mira

ASSISTING DANCER:

  • 2012-2013 Finnish National Ballet: La BayadèreLe CorsaireSnow Queen
  • 2014 Szeged Contemporary Ballet: Josephslegende by Tamás Juronics
  • 2014-15 The Magic Flute by Tamás Juronics

FILM & TV:


2017 SUNSET by Laszló Nemes 

Roles of: Cadet, Dancing Soldier & Upper-Class citizen


CHOREOGRAPHER:

  • 2020 Mind. Your Own Business. -Solo Vienna Austria
  • 2019 Hintergedanke, Vienna Austria
  • 2019 Creation,  Dancearts Boris Nebyla Vienna Summer Masterclasses Choreography
  • 2017 Urban Patterns, "Műhély Alápítvány" candidate
  • 2017  In Vivo, International Dance Gala, Pori Finland
  • 2014 Szürkület, Duet, Hungarian Dance Academy's choreography competition 3rd place
  • 2013  Echo/Kaiku (excerpt), NextStep Exhibition, Helsinki Finland 
  • 2012 Rapscallion, for the Finnish National Ballet School Christmas Matiné in Alminsali, Helsinki Finland
  • 2012 Echo/Kaiku, Artist in close up -festival, Helsinki Finland



Teacher:

  • 2019- Vienna Dance Centre, Contemporary dance teacher
  • 2019- Dancearts Boris Nebyla, Contemporary dance teacher
  • 2018-2019 Podium Dance School Eger, Contemporary dance teacher

Guest Teacher:

  • 2019 Grand Assamble Festival  Fundatia Simona Noja Workshops in Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • 2017 Liisa Nojonen International Summer Courses 

PRODUCTION ASSISTANT:

2011-2012 Pori Dance Company: 

On and off-stage, performance, production & tour assistant for the director Liisa Nojonen. Creations by Jorma Uotinen, Tero Saarinen, Marjo Kuusela, Jung-Eun Kim, Geon Hyauk Jin


STUDIES:

 2013-2016 B.A. CLASSICAL BALLET Hungarian Dance Academy (HDA)

Classical ballet, Modern, Pas de deux, improvisation 

Class Teachers: György Szakály, Gábor Keveházi, Tatiana Vdovicheva, Wiesław Dudek, Tamás Topolánszky, Noemi Kulcsár


2011-2013 DANCER, VOCATIONAL DIPLOMA Finnish National Opera Ballet School

Classical ballet, Modern, Pas de deux, Mats Ek repertoire, improvisation, Flamenco, Pilates, Body conditioning 

Class Teachers: Timo Kokkonen, Yannick Boquin, Jorma Uotinen, Kenneth Greve, Saima Kranig, Sándor Nemethy, Veli-Pekka Peltokallio, Minna Tervamäki, Ulla-Mari Mäkelä, Nina Hyvärinen, Leena Kalk, Jarkko Niininen, Riku Lehtopolku



Summer Courses & Workshops with various international choreographers and teachers:

Alexander Korobko, Alonzo King, Béla Földi, Damien Jalet, Eldad Ben Sasson, Fabrice Edelmann, Ildiko Pongor, János Misurák, Jose Carlos Blanco Martinez, Konstantin Karin, Meri Tankka, Mikko Lampinen, Neel Verdoorn, Pál Lovas, Peter Breuer, Riikka Tankka, Russell Adamson, Susanna Leinonen


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