What an exceptional performance! "Ivory woman" made every lonely woman so special, so soft and strong...
MI GRÖNLUND AND OLLI RAUTIAINEN: IVORY WOMAN – one woman show with accordion.
It is based on the story of Metamorphoses by Ovid.
It is a tragicomic role game of loneliness, needless diminution of oneself, and a new beginning. Ivory woman is dramatized, directed, produced and performed by actress Mi Aleksandra Grönlund. Musician Olli Rautianen plays accordion and trumpet.
Texts by: Anton Chekhov: The Seagull, Outi Nyytäjä: Free woman, Elisa Salo: The Great one who plays, Matti Rossi: If you love, Heli Laaksonen: The Death, There’s also the actor’s own texts: Melankolina and Augustina. The premier of the theatre version was seen in 2011 in The StageCLUB of The Finnish National Theatre. It was also in The NationalTheatre´s Touring Stage´s repertoire 2012 -2013 and same year it was seen in Stalon Festival, Kittilä and it visited in `Le Petit Festival du Theatre` in Dubrovnik. It is supported by The Arts Promotion Centre Finland and Jenny and Antti Wihuri´s foundation.