the roikkuva company

Ulla Tikka

Already at a young age Ulla Tikka started collecting countless newcomer awards as multi-disciplinary circus artist. She trained in Paris and Berlin specializing in tight wire. She has been living in Switzerland for several years and works all over Europe with the crème de la crème of contemporary circus artists. In 2002 she founded her own company F-ART together with Andreas Muntwyler.

2015 Creative support for Cie. Fahraway’s show Eisenartig
2014 Co-organiser of the 1st edition of gadjo - contemporary circus festival in Winterthur
ohne Louis summer tour, Festivals in Germany and Switzerland
2014 Co-artistic director (with Andreas Muntwyler and Lukas Staeger) for
Circus Monti (CH), show
bonjour la vie!
2013 Artist at Kristallpalast Leipzig, Train
ohne Louis summer tour (CH, IT, AU, DE)
2013 Co-artistic director (with Andreas Muntwyler and Lukas Stäger) for
Circus Chnopf (CH)
ohne Louis, performing in Cairo (Egypt) and Mod’in (Israel)
2012 Creation and premiere of own production
Mädchen Mädchen, physical rock opera
2012 Artist in
Cyclope, an acrobatic open air show after Jean Tinguely, also responsible of the artist
casting of the show
2012 Choreography of group acts Circus Monti, show „kopfüber
2010/11 Engagement in
Palazzo Colombino in Freiburg (D)
inStallation: an artistic-musical show (CH, BE, DE, GB, FR)
PuuPääT, artistic physical theatre in the forest (Wohlen AG)
Peli: contemporary circus show (Finland-tour)
Les Colporteurs: Le fil sous la neige, Choreography for 7 wire dancers and 3 musicians (toured in
Europe, North- and South-America)
2003-2009 F-ART: Harjahti (Tour through Europe)
Le Site CRA: Schlag! (Paris), Circus inspired by „Die Blechtrommel“ by G. Grass
2001 Tour with
Circus Monti
2000 Finland tour with
Cirkus Finlandia
1997-2003 Various projects with
Cirkus Cirkör, Sweden