Emma Valtonen studied dance education in Finland and Portugal. After her graduation piece received many months of shows in Finland, she now works as a teacher and choreographer in Finland, Italy, China and elsewhere. She loves travelling and received further dance education in different dance styles internationally – always curious and in conjunction with the desire to explore new and unusual paths and movement languages. Consequently, Emma’s style is characterised by different dance subsets, drawing from urban dance, modern and jazz dance as well as from a number of physical work techniques. Her teaching approach is very people-oriented and open, her participants are enthusing about her “creative, focussed, affectionate and humorous teaching manner”.