Anni Klein ( b.1982) is a Helsinki based director who has been working with contemporary
performances since 2009. She gratuated in 2009 from the MA Director program at the Theater Academy of Helsinki and has worked both with various freelance groups and within more institutional frame work. Her work has been shown in Finland i.e. Baltic Circle -festival, Finnish National Theater, Tampere International Theatre festival and Kanuti Gildi SAAL and Von Krahl Theater in Estonia. She has collaborated frequently with sound designer Heidi Soidinsalo since 2011 and their joint works have been also awarded in the Finnish theatre scene.
One of the frames guiding Klein's work is contemporary feminist philosophy. At the moment she's also interested in the structures of work and the effect of neoliberalistic thinking on the individual and community. Klein is also working on a collection of articles contemplating the transition of the theatre director's profession.