‘Valo’ means ‘Light’ in Finnish

Biography

Juha VanhakartanoCompany Director Juha Vanhakartano has had an international career as a director, choreographer and performer in Europe and Australia.

After moving to Australia Juha studied Media Arts Production, graduating in 2003.

He has worked across various professional disciplines with companies including the award winning film company KOJO productions, Adelaide Festival of Arts, Mills St Productions, State Opera of South Australia, OZAsia Festival, Adelaide Fringe Festival, Adelaide Cabaret Festival and various independent artists.

His work includes filming, editing and lighting for theatre, dance, opera, documentaries, music clips, show-reels, events and short films.