Jussi Nousiainen graduated with a MA of Dance in 1996 at TEAK (Theater Academy of Helsinki) in Finland. In 2018 he got his MA in Art, Culture and Society at the Erasmus University of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. He has danced for numerous companies and choreographers, such as Charleroi Dans, Itzik Galili, Ohad Naharin, anoukvandijk dc, Tero Saarinen co, Frankfurt Ballet, 420 People among others. Next to his dance and teaching career, he also has created choreographies for schools, companies and production houses in the Netherlands touring his works nationally. His has been recently collaborating as a dancer for choreographer Stephen Shropshire.