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Minna Vallaste

Minna Vallaste is a theatre student who has a newfound interest of Asian theatre traditions, such as Peking Opera, which she wants to study in context with the female "dan" roles. She also hosts a strong interest for psychology, which she combines with theatre, in creative writing of poetry and short stories. At the moment, she is working on a multilingual book called Pearls for Pigs.

Can Tadeusz Kantor’s ideas about death be revived in theatre about dementia?
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Can Tadeusz Kantor’s ideas about death be revived in theatre about dementia?

4 May 2016

Minna Vallaste writes about a piece she created about dementia using ideas from Kantor’s Theatre of Death.

A Call for Theatre That Depicts The Reality of Mediterranean Immigrants
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A Call for Theatre That Depicts The Reality of Mediterranean Immigrants

5 October 2015

Minna Vallaste argues for the importance of theatre pieces that speak directly to international social issues and inspire change and action.