1-16 june 2024

March 14, 2024

Warning: Sea Monsters!

Sea Monsters - New Icelandic Street Theater Touring the Country This Summer!

What's happening at the harbour? On the opening day of the Reykjavik Arts Festival on June 1, incredible creatures will appear around Reykjavik harbour when circus group Hringleikur and Pilkington Props come together in a new and large-scale Icelandic street theatre production for the whole family.

The Sea Monsters will go on the move after the opening ceremony, continuing their journey around the country and visiting four additional locations.

June 1 at 3:00 PM - Reykjavik (Miðbakki)

June 4 at 5:15 PM - Akranes (Small Boat Harbor v/Faxabraut)

June 8 at 3:00 PM - Ísafjörður (Westfjords Heritage Museum)

June 12 at 5:15 PM - Húsavík (Naustagarður, Húsavík Harbor)

June 15 at 3:00 PM - Neskaupstaður (Norðfjarðarkirkja)

Salka Guðmundsdóttir, editor of the Reykjavik Arts Festival, recently interviewed Eyrún Ævarsdóttir from Hringleikur and playwright Hildur Knútsdóttir. The podcast is in Icelandic.