Category: DANCE

ICE HOT 2018

ICE HOT Reykjavík is happening December 12th – 16th 2018. ICE HOT Nordic Dance Platform is the largest event in contemporary dance in the Nordic region. Every second year, the event draws hundreds of presenters and professionals to one of the Nordic capitals to see the best Nordic contemporary dance of the previous 2 years, …

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TOYBOYS

ULF NILSENG// en TOYBOYS produksjon Ulf Nilseng//en TOYBOYS produksjon is a dance company, emerged from the former TOYBOYS, now run by Ulf Nilseng himself. With his last two performances, Performance On Falling and Be-longing, Nilseng has started off in a work to broaden the concept of queer, bringing forth a personal, imaginative and physical dance …

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H2DANCE

H2DANCE is choreographer/ performer duo Hanna Gillgren (SE) and Heidi Rustgaard (NO). Their work sits in between performance and dance and can be characterized as interdisciplinary, often taking a humorous approach to serious subject matters. Recurring themes in their choreography are group behaviour, conformity, power balance and manipulation. The notion of the group versus the …

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SPARROW DANCE

Sparrow Dance, led by choreographer and dancer Esther Wrobel, creates performances that combine aerial dance with dance, acrobatics and a playful approach towards our perception of reality. Fly Trap A pyjama drama for the whole family, created as a tribute to play and fantasy. It’s a magical and surreal world of aerial dance, video animations …

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DISA KROSNESS

Disa Krosness is a freelance choreographer and dance artist based in Stockholm. Humour, musicality and accessibility defines her work, and she often collaborates with other artists in different artistic fields. Empathy is an important ingredient in her work. By creating strong visual images, using references to pop-culture and adding a touch of nostalgia, Disa conveys …

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VIRPI PAHKINEN

Choreographer and dancer Virpi Pahkinen’s works are full of secrets; she can be a warrior of the spirit, a spectral gardener or a shaman in metamorphosis. She offers dance as an incantation and creates a meditative atmosphere with her original choreography. She is well known for her stunningly chiselled shapes and almost otherworldly moves. Pahkinen has been …

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Compañia Kaari & Roni Martin

Compañia Kaari & Roni Martin is an international group of artists characterised by their high­‐energy and hands-­on approach, moving between dance, music and strong visual elements. The artistic team includes dancers and musicians from several countries. The company has now visited 14 countries. In addition to their live performances, the company also produces music, video …

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Iceland Dance Company

Iceland Dance Company (IDC) is the national dance company of Iceland. Established in 1973 and with its home base in Reykjavik City Theatre, the company tours both in Iceland and internationally. IDC has given numerous outstanding performances in major international dance theatres and at festivals in Europe, China, Canada and the United States. IDC is …

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Don Gnu

DON GNU – Physical Theatre is an artistic collaboration that focuses on dance and physical theatre, both on stage and screen. We use a direct, expressive and very physical language and often have a great impact on young audiences. The company’s name – and the basis for collaboration and artistic development – is built around …

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