Tuki

TUKI is a dance work created in 2010 for first year Queensland University of Technology dance students by performance maker Tiina Alinen. The work was part of her Masters research investigating the place identity of a Savolainen woman born on Kalkadoon country.

Dancers: QUT first year dance students and Anja Ali-Haapala (video). Music by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu, Jean Sibelius, Varttina with lyrics and original song by Carita Holden. Guitarist and back up vocal by Jordan Lange and sound engineering by Meisha Stevens. Film maker was Romesh DeSilva with Tiina Alinen and videographer was Anja Ali-Haapala.