Performing Artists & Groups


The Comedy theatre Iceland

The Comedy theatre is the first and only professional theater in the Westfjords, founded in 1997. The Comedy theatre is based in the fishing village Thingeyri in the... Read More »

The Gablers Theatre Company

The Gabler´s Theatre Company is a group of theatre professionals that run a small theatre in the pretty town of Hafnarfjörður (well known for its elf population and viking... Read More »

The Freezer Theatre

As a professional theatre, The Freezer produces new shows, performed in english and created by local artists. All of the shows in this fish factory style theatre have received rave reviews... Read More »


Fimbulvetur contact: phone: 8919488 Fimbulvetur was founded in 2001 and the first project was Skáld Leitar Harm by Guðmundur Inga Þorvaldsson, directed by Friðrik Friðriksson in the Hafnarfjarlehushus Soul. Since then,... Read More »

Dance for me

Dance For Me is the award-winning collaboration of performance makers Pétur Ármannsson (IS) and Brogan Davison (UK). Their first project, Dance for me (2013), propelled them into the international... Read More »


CGFC consists of

Arnar Geir Gústafsson, Movement Sculptor

Birnir Jón Sigurðsson, Pleasure Composer

Hallveig Kristín Eiríksdóttir, Space Designer

and Ýr Jóhannsdóttir, Visual Balance Artist.

Performance/Installation group CGFC was founded in the summer of 2015 and... Read More »

Worlds of Puppets

World Of Puppets is a production company

Founded by Bernd Ogrodnik ( artistic director, director, puppet builder and performer ) and Hildur M. Jonsdottir ( executive director and project manager ),... Read More »

Folk Opera Iceland

Folk Opera Iceland is an Icelandic opera company that strives to introduce opera to new corners of our society. Our dream is to break the cultural barrier that surrounds... Read More »

The professional amateurs

The Professional Amateurs were founded in May 2005, a group of established artists interested in pushing borders and making theatre that is reflective by nature. The Professional Amateurs offer... Read More »


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Rescue the arts: plea to national governments

This plea has been elaborated by IETM and co-signed by Circostrada, ETC, IN SITU and EDN.

Since the outbreak of the corona-pandemic, an enormous part of the global...

Open call for Vorblót Festival 2020
(Photo credit: Photo is from Steinunn Ketilsdóttir’s work, Piece no. 1,5, which was shown during Vorblót 2019)

Tjarnarbio Theater in collaboration with Reykjavík Dance Festival...

Allocation of grants to independent performing arts

The Minister of Education, Science and Culture has approved a proposal from the Drama Council for grants to performing arts groups for 2020. A...