On this day in
1375 died Italian poet Giovanni Boccaccio
1920 Alicia Alonso, Cuban prima ballerina assoluta and choreographer, was born.
1940 died F. Scott Fitzgerald, American writer
Korjaamo Culture Factory is a new international cultural centre in the heart of Helsinki. It is active in theatre, visual arts and clubbing. Korjaamo’s bar is a popular meeting point and club space. The Factory rents space, gives a voice to new personalities and looks for fresh phenomena in urban culture. Korjaamo co-operates with other European cultural centres.