Carl Knif

Artistic Director

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Dancer, choreographer, artistic director and the founder of Carl Knif Company. Knif has created numerous choreographies for CKC and other organizations as well and carried out co-productions with theaters and dance houses.
Marjo Pyykönen

Managing Director

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Marjo has a Master’s degree in Culture and Arts and she has been working in the field of performing arts since 2011.


minea pyykönen

Chairperson of the Board

Kristofer Möller

Vice chairperson of the Board

carl knif

Member of the Board

Reetta Aarre-Ahtio

Member of the Board

Laura Karén

Supplementary member of the Board

Carl Knif Company people

Janne Hast

Sound designer

Janne Hast is a musician and sound designer from Rovaniemi and nowadays living in Helsinki
He has worked as a freelancer in different theater, dance and contemporary circus productions for more than a decade.
Jukka Huitila

Lighting designer

Karoliina Koiso-Kanttila

Costume designer

Jonna Aaltonen

Dance artist

During her nearly 25 years of international career, Aaltonen has worked in dance and theatre scene e.g. in contemporary dance, dance theatre, musical and opera productions. She has performed in more than 70 pieces and worked with over 40 choreographers in Finland ans abroad.
Satu Halttunen

Dance artist

Riku Lehtopolku

Dance artist

Misa Lommi

Dance artist

Pekka Louhio

Dance artist

Tom Rejström


Anna Stenberg

Dance artist

Terhi Vaimala

Dance artist

Eero Vesterinen

Dance artist