ENO 1819 Akhnaten Kati Yla Hokkala (c) Mika Haaranen

Kati Ylä-Hokkala

Skills Ensemble

Kati Ylä-Hokkala is one of her generation’s iconic jugglers. Renowned as one of the leading innovators in dance/juggling, her ability to combine movement and extremely complex co-ordination is second to none.

Previously for ENO: Akhnaten

Career Highlights

A former rhythmic gymnast, her juggling has a unique calm precision which comes from 25 years of throwing whilst standing on one leg. She has co-directed many of the Gandini Juggling’s pieces and her unique clarity creates a backbone to much of the Gandinis work. She is co-artistic director of Gandini Juggling.

Last updated: 9th November 2023