For Press

The pieces selected for the Full Moon Dance festival of 2022 emphasize the message of basic human needs, the facts that make life meaningful and valuable, worth fighting for. The connection between humans, and love. Human rights. Not forgetting the sore spots of being human.   International performers are returning to the Full Moon Dance festival to perform alongside Finnish ensembles. Interaction between cultures is more important than ever. Artists don’t close their eyes from current reality....

Read More

Covid -19 restrictions are being lifted, but Covid safety will still be topmost priority at the festival.   Please come to the festival in good health without any symptoms. We request the audience to wear a facemasks indoors, keep your distance and take care of good hand hygiene. There will be face masks, as well as hand washing and sanitizing facilities on offer at all performance venues. The Northern Ostrobothnia Health district has been consulted and the...

Read More

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] WELCOME TO OUR BIRTHDAY PARTY!   The Full Moon Dance festival in Pyhäjärvi is celebrating its 30th anniversary. In honor of the anniversary we are offering a birthday cake of dance styles garnished with music and humor. The whole crew of 100 artists is enthusiastically preparing the festival! We will see 15 performances including two premiers.   This year we will present you with a substantial spread of national dance art. The programme contains several pieces from artists that...

Read More