Departures and Arrivals



Helsinki, Finland

Center for New Dance, founded in 1997, is a progressive dance organization and Finland’s most significant contemporary dance production house with two stages and studios in Helsinki.

The mission of Zodiak is to produce, present and promote works of high artistic quality and innovation. Zodiak hosts Finnish independent dance groups and artists as well as provides a joint, collegial platform for various artistic activities. For the audience, Zodiak offers a versatile repertoire of current contemporary dance, artists, phenomena, courses, discussions and events.

The organization behind Zodiak - Center for New Dance is Zodiak Presents Association. The Finnish Ministry of Education and the City of Helsinki supports Zodiak.