Happiness has to exist somewhere. Happiness is a place, a spot, a platform: a locus.
Happiness is a conceptual place. Sometimes it is also a tangible place which transforms, disappears and blends into the concept.
One wants to capture and confine Happiness, control it and hold on to it. One wants to border Happiness.
Choreographer-dancer Sanna Kekäläinen's solowork ONNI-BONHEUR-HAPPINESS premiered in Kiasma Theatre, Helsinki, in 2009. The work was reinterpreted in 2010 as ONNI-BONHEUR-HAPPINESS 2. Read more at kekalainencompany.net
Choreography, concept, text, set design and dance Sanna Kekäläinen
Choreographer's assistant Lilja Lehmuskallio
Light designer Heikki Paasonen
Documentation Sini Haapalinna