Culture Current is managed by a Board of Directors consisting of a Chairperson, Vice-Chairman, Secretary, and Treasurer. Members elect the Board of Directors for a term of two years.
Anna, originally from Austria, has been based in Helsinki for over a decade. She graduated from the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki with an MFA in orchestral conducting. She is currently completing a BA degree in cultural management at the Humak University of Applied Sciences. She has worked as a producer for a range of musical projects (General Manager of the Sibelius Academy Orchestra, Seinäjoki City Orchestra) and film projects (music videos, short film). She is pleased to be able to continue her work as a conductor (East-Helsinki Music Conservatory) and as producer for Tühma Audio/Visual Oy Ltd.
Anna is a founding member of Culture Current.
Emmi Komlosi is a theatre and drama teacher currently based in Helsinki. She received her MFA from the Theatre Academy in Helsinki in the field of theatre pedagogy. She received her BFA in community theatre from the Helsinki University of Applied Sciences. She has also studied under Adrian Jackson in London, England and Suzanne Osten from Stocholm, Sweden.
In the past few years, she had taught at Annantalo, a Helsinki City Arts House of Children and Youth center. She has taught children and youth all ages in different communities and institutions in Helsinki, Finland and Prague, Czech Republic. She has conducted several theatre-based projects, workshops and performances on a range of topics including identity, independence, gender roles and racism.
Emmi is very enthusiastic about exploring the contributions that theatre and drama can have in education, politics and society. She is indefatigable defender of the weak and tries to find ways in her work to make the world a better place for all of us.
Emmi is a founding member of Culture Current.