Roles in Finland: Che in Åbo Svenska Teater’s Evita, 2008–2009; Enjolras in Åbo Svenska Teater’s Les Misérables, 2010–2011
Roles elsewhere: Judas in Jesus Christ Superstar at Grieghallen; various productions at Det Norske Teatret, inluding Hair (Claude), Peter Pan, The Threepenny Opera…
Currently: teaching musical theatre
Stereotypical Secret Agent: The Musical
the agent: Alexander Lycke / the nemesis: Fred Johanson / the woman: Anne Vihelä / the boss: Monica Nyman / the inventor: Esa Ahonen / the henchmen: Anna-Maria Hallgarn, Tuukka Leppänen
Roles in Finland: Jean Valjean in Åbo Svenska Teater’s Les Misérables, 2010–2012; the narrator in Åbo Svenska Teater’s Terje Vigen, 2011
Upcoming: Jesus in Åbo Svenska Teater’s Jesus Christ Superstar, 2014
Roles elsewhere: Peter, Pilate and Judas in various productions of Jesus Christ Superstar (in the UK, Estonia and Sweden), Chris in Göteborgsoperan’s Miss Saigon, Berger in Stockholms stadsteater’s Hair, Athos in Stockholms stadsteater’s De tre musketörerna…
Currently: working in various productions at Stockholms stadsteater
So yeah, International Week at Fuck Yeah, Finnish Musical Theatre! Originally, I meant to start this when ÅST releases the other main roles for JCS – but seeing it’s ÅST, the Currently bits in these won’t be current anymore if I really wait for that long…
I had a school assignment where you photograph a building. Means I’m drowning in these, and you’ll see a neverending spam of ÅST photosets. These are the ones I actually used for the assignment.
Finnish theatres: What was the architect thinking..? edition
Where the magic happens… It’s of course more important how the stage looks like and what happens there than if the walls surrounding it are pretty - but still, can’t help but wonder, has this style of building ever looked nice to anyone..?