About

Mikko NÄTY Ensemble

 

My name is Mikko Kanninen and i am a Doctor of Arts, actor, theatre director and artistic researcher. I live in Tampere, Petsamo in an old house which i seem to renovate all the time.

I have directed and acted in many theatre performances, audio theatre productions and movies. Currently i am positioned as the Senior University Lecturer of Acting in ITC/Tampere University.

I have been conducting research in combining cyborg theories and architectural thinking in the epistemological questions at the actors performing bodies.

I have also been a project director in many projects in The Centre for Practice as Research in Theatre T7.

Currently mostly active with TELEPRESENCE IN PERFORMANCE TRAINING AND PERFORMING ARTS.

I am also currently a chairman of the board at TINFO – Theatre Info Finland.

My hobbies include serious boardgaming and roleplaying, ice swimming, triathlon and making music in several bands.

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