Annantalo – Over 6 Years Old

Sunday 12.06.2016 from 12:00 to 16:00 on Annantalo. Annankatu 30, 00100 Helsinki –  Free entrance!
12:00, 12:30, 13:00, 13:30, 14:00, 14:30, 15:00 15:30 Bändi: soundpainting
Opetustila 220, second floor
    • Children with an adult from 3 to 12 years old.
  • We speak Spanish, English and Finnish.

Do you dare composing music with the movement of your body? We will begin with a warm up in order to experiment the possibilities of the movement according to the music that is created by the voice and the body itself. Then, a group of professional musicians will interpret our creations. It will be fun to experiment, right?

Musicians: composers Sonja Korkman & Libero Mureddu (Finland) Korvat Auki ry

13:00, 14:00, 15:00 Sounds and colors in Maya culture
Opetustila 144 
  • For children over 8 -12 years, accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity: 15 couple per time.
  • We speak Finnish, Spanish, English and Swedish. 

Come and make your own painting in paper and modelling paste figure inspired by Maya life in the forest and in the jungle. Experience by visual arts how nature played an important role for the Mayas of Mexico. We will use music during the lesson.

Instructor: Itzel R Labra Degante, glass artist (Mexico).

13:00, 14:00, 15:00 Circo Kiksu: circus, acrobatics and laughter
Opetustila 238, second floor
  • For children over 3 years old with an adult.
  • Bring comfortable clothes and a bottle of water.
  • Capacity: 15 couples.
  • We speak Spanish, Finnish and English.

Acrobatics, artistic expression and games will bring the magic of the circus. Families from all around the world come to play, laugh and learn the magic of the circus.

Professor: Enrique Salas (Chile).

13:00-14:00 Dancing on the mountains – Andean dances workshop
  • For children for over 6 years old, accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity: 15 couple per time.
  • We speak Finnish, Spanish and English.

Come to dance like a llama, a spectacled bear and a condor. Discover the sounds of the Andes and share with us the love for the nature. Join us to laugh, play and dance together with your parents or grandparents. Welcome!

Teachers: dancers Halley Salazar (Peru) and Minttu Paananen (Finland)

13:00-16:00 Latin Fauna -Storytelling
Kirjastoauto, in the backyard
    • For children over 4 years old with an adult.
    • Nonstop.
  • We tell stories in Spanish and Portuguese.

Imagine, imagine! The storytellers María Serrano and Paulo de Tarso Silva will bring traditional Latin american stories to life where animals are the main characters. Come to listen and let yourself be taken to Latin America!

Storytellers: María Serrano (Finland Spain) and Paulo de Tarso Silva (Brazil) Metaphora Oy.

13:00-16:00 Football and brincadeiras
    • For children over three years, accompanied by an adult.
    • Capacity: 6 couples per time.
    • Play duration: 15 minutes.
  • We speak Portuguese, Finnish, Spanish and English. 

Let’s live the spirit of the neighborhood football. Welcome to have fun playing soccer with the family. Boys, girls, fathers, mothers, grandparents and friends, we await for you.

Professor: Gilberto Santos (Brazil).

13:00-14:00 Capoeira
In the yard
  • For children over 6 years, accompanied by an adult.
  • We speak Portuguese, English and Finnish.

Welcome to enjoy the good energy of Brazilian Capoeira! In this workshop Capoeira movements and steps will be taught in a dynamic way with games and music. The rhythm, joyful songs and acrobatic movements will offer the kids a great moment of amusement and learning about Afro- Brazilian culture.

Teacher: CM Bom Cabelo (Brasil) Tambor Vivo ry. – Centro Cultural Brasil – Finlândia

14:00-15:30 NaperoKIno: “Selkirk, the real Robinson Crusoe” (Uruguay, 2012)
Auditorium, second floor
    • For children over 7 years old or over 5 with an adult.
    • Duration: 80 minutes.
  • Spoken in Spanish with English subtitles.

“Selkirk” tells the almost true story of a castaway that inspired the English writer Daniel Defoe. Selkirk is a rebel and selfish pirate, he is the captain of Esperanza, English galleon that crosses the seas in a quest for treasures. In the absence of enemies, corsairs entertain themselves betting. Selkirk has plucked their savings and they decide to leave him on an island. There, everything changes. By the talented Uruguayan director Walter Tournier.

14:00-16:00 Presentation-workshop: Tales and recipes of Mexico and Dilla the mexican squirrel.
Kahvila and Opetustila 130
  • For children over 3 years old with an adult.
  • Duration: presentation 30 minutes and the workshop, 60 minutes.
  • We speak Swedish and Spanish.

Are you interested in learning about gastronomy, culture and other aspects of Mexico? This is your opportunity! All the way from Sweden comes the Mexican writer Alicia del Bosque to present her recipe-book Mexican cuisine for children. Besides the presentation of the book, you can take home a monarch butterfly decorated by yourself. Come and meet Dilla the squirrel and her friends the travelling butterflies!

15:00-15:45 Ole! – flamenco workshop
Tablao, on the yard
    • For children over 6 years old with an adult.
  • We speak Spanish, Finnish and English.

Let’s get to know the basic rhythms and movements of flamenco and enjoy dancing!

Teacher: Emilia Aho (Finland) Compañía Kaari & Roni Martin.