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2019

What Are Nordic Contemporary Choreographers Talking About?

The Multifaceted World Views in Nordic Contemporary Dance

- Text 

Article for the Critics Guide to the World Cultures Festival 2019
International Association of Theatre Critics (Hong Kong) 

Solo recital

- Singer

Two solo songs during mass at Kirkja óháða safnaðarins

Pianist: Kristján Hrannar Pálsson

Solo concert 

- Singer

Final exam of Advanced level solo singing and music theory

A mixed repertoire of art songs and arias

Pianist: Aladár Rácz

Kirkja óháða safnaðarins 

Woman Landscape: Takeover

- Performer

Performance of 20 women - movement and voice

Choreographer: Anna Kolfinna Kuran

Mengi

Suor Angelica

- Singer: Role of Principessa Zia

Opera performance by students of SSD singing school

Director: Kristinn Sigmundsson

Tjarnarbíó

Website for Dansverkstæðið

- Concept, texts and visual design

Website for Dansverkstæðið - work space for choreographers

dansverkstaedid.is

Website for Ólöf Ingólfsdóttir

- Concept, texts and visual design - updated version

Website for myself keeping track of my activities

olofingolfsdottir.com

2018

Website for Félag íslenskra listdansara

- Visual design and editing of content

Website for The Icelandic Association of Professional Dancers

felagislenskralistdansara.com

Hrunadans

- Singer: Role of Prince Orlovski

Opera performance by students of SSD singing school

Director: Gunnar Guðbjörnsson

SSD concert hall

Them and Us

- Choreographer

Dance performance for the 5:15 movement group at Kramhúsið (age 56 - ?)

Co-choreographer: Hafdís Árnadóttir

Golden Age Gym Festival, Pesaro, Italy

2017

Solo recital

- Singer

Two solo songs during mass at Grensáskirkja

Pianist: Ásta Haraldsdóttir

The Fox

- Performer

Music video by Grúska Babúska

Director: Vala Ómarsdóttir

The Untold Story of Figaro

- Singer: Role of Cherubino

Opera performance by students of SSD singing school

Director: Gunnar Guðbjörnsson

SSD concert hall

2016

Stabat Mater and the Sorrows of the Human Heart
- a musical amateur's research expedition

- Concept, script, text, recordings and editing

Radio program in two parts

Broadcast on RUV - rás 1 during Easter

Días y Noches en Buenos Aires / Dagar og nætur í Buenos Aires

- Text

Book. Bilingual Spanish - Icelandic edition

Translator: Hólmfríður Garðarsdóttir

Publisher: Milena caserola, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2015

There they are ... the hands

- Concept, script, recordings and editing

Short film

Study project at the University of Iceland

Left handed man

- Concept, script, recordings and editing

Short film

Study project at the University of Iceland

Five Eternal Pieces

- Performer

Premiere of Eternal Piece on Love and the Lack of it, the fifth piece in the quintology Eternal Pieces by The Professional Amateurs.

All five pieces performed at LÓKAL international theatre festival in Reykjavik.

Director: Steinunn Knútsdóttir

City Theatre and Tunglið

The quintology consists of the following pieces:

An Eternal Piece on the Art of Manipulation

An Eternal Piece on Relativity

An Eternal Piece on War and Peace

An Eternal Piece on Dream and Reality

An Eternal Piece on Love and the Lack of it

2014

Turning Points

- Concept, script, text, recordings and editing

Radio program 

Study project at the University of Iceland

Broadcast on RUV - rás 1 

White

- Choreogaphy, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Gamla bíó

Dagar og nætur í Buenos Aires / Days and Nights in Buenos Aires

- Text

Book

Publisher: Nikka publishing house

Rondo burlesque

- Choreography

Dance solo for a festival bringing together female composers and choregraphers

Composer: Hildigunnur Rúnarsdóttir

Nordic House

Forgive-me inc.

- Movements

Theatre performance by Málamyndaleikhópurinn

Director: Þórdís Elva Þorvaldsdóttir

Tjarnarbíó

SAD

- Movements and performance

Theatre installation

Authors and directors: Rebekka Ingimundardóttir and Helene Christensen

Lækningaminjasafnið á Seltjarnarnesi

2013

Busy Bodies

- Dance

Dance performance by dadadans

Choreographer: Helle Bach

Bora-Bora, Århus and Dansehallerne, Copenhagen

Á djúpum nótum /Deep Notes

- Staging

Concert by the Flutists' Choir

Kjarvalsstaðir

2011

School of Transformation

- Performer

Participatory theatre performance by Room 408 and Mobile Homes

Directors: Steinunn Knútsdóttir and Zoe Christiansen

Tjarnarbíó

2010

Short Pieces on Compulsion, Emotions and Quirks

- Performer

In 2010 theatre company Room 408 made one Short Piece pr month, dealing with current social events. I performed in January, April, June, July and December.

Director: Steinunn Knútsdóttir

Útgerðin

Like Water

- Choreography and solo dance

Reykjavík Dance Festival

Norðurpóllinn

An Eternal Piece on Dream and Reality

- Performer

The Professional Amateurs

Director: Steinunn Knútsdóttir

Tunglið

2009

Solidarity Moves

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Gamlabíó

An Eternal Piece on War and Peace

- Performer

The Professional Amateurs

Director: Steinunn Knútsdóttir

Gaflaraleikhúsið

Domestic Dances - Stockholm edition

- Choreography

Moderna Dansteatern 

Stockholm Kulturfestival

An Eternal Piece on Relativity

- Performer

The Professional Amateurs

Director: Steinunn Knútsdóttir

Nýlistasafnið

Blue gold

- Movements

Opið út - theatre company

Director: Charlotte Bøving

City Theatre

Hnykill

- Performer

Director: Margrét Vilhjálmsdóttir

Norðurpóllinn

2008

L'effet de Serge

- Guest performer

Vivarium studio / Philip Quesne (FR)

LÓKAL Theatre Festival

Smiðjan

Á sumarvegi

- Radio program

RÚV, Rás 1

2007

The Longest Arms in the World

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

City Theatre

Domestic Dances - Reykjavik edition

- Choreography

Reykjavík Dance Festival

Performed in my home

Nomination to Gríman Icelandic Theatre Award, cat. Choreographer of the Year

Math

- Choreography

Iceland's contestant at the Nordic Grand Prix choreography competition

in Kuopio, Finland

2006

We Have Arrived

- Choreography

Iceland Dance Company

City Theatre

Nomination to Gríman Icelandic Theatre Award, cat. Choreographer of the Year

Count me in

- Movements

Entry in a dance theatre competition of Iceland Dance Company and City Theatre

Director: Þórdís Elva Þorvaldsdóttir

City Theatre

Anímanína

- Assistant director

The Students' Theatre

Director: Víkingur Kristjánsson

Tjarnarbíó

2005

Forðist okkur / Avoid Us

- Movements and co-directing with Stefán Jónsson

Student's graduation performance, actors class, Iceland University of the Arts

City Theatre

Gríman Icelandic Theatre Award, cat. Stage Movements

Heima er best / Home Sweet Home

- Choreography and dance

Reykjavik Dance Festival

City Theatre

An Eternal Piece on the Art of Manipulation

- Performer

The Professional Amateurs

Director: Steinunn Knútsdóttir

Klink & Bank

9:15 on Weekdays

- Performer

Entry in a choreography competition of Iceland Dance Company and City Theatre

Authors and directors: Álfrún Örnólfsdóttir and Friðrik Friðriksson

City Theatre

Hetkinen - Memories from Finland

- Choreography

DANSleikhúsið

Nýlistasafnið

2004

Meistarinn og Margarita

- Movements 

Director: Hilmar Jónsson

Hafnarfjarðarleikhúsið

ManWoMan

- Choreography and dance

Together with Ismo-Pekka Heikinheimo

City Theatre

Ten Short Pieces (You Always Longed to See)

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Together with Björgvin Friðriksson

A collection of short duets by Lipurtré

Tjarnarbíó

Líneik og Laufey

- Director

Nýja leikhúsið

Tjarnarbíó

2003

The Secret Life of a Wallflower

- Choreography and dance (solo)

Reykjavík Dance Festival

City Theatre

Honey Bees

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Kramhúsið

Flugtak / Take-off

- Choreography and costumes

Entry in a choreography competition of Iceland Dance Company and City Theatre

City Theatre

Rain Dance

- Choreography and dance (solo)

Festival of Sacred Arts

Hallgrímskirkja

Vera, We Shall Fight and Love Shall Be Our Weapon

- Performance

Lab Loki and Elan Wales in co-operation with Iceland University of the Arts

Hafnarhús

Vinur minn, heimsendir

- Movements

Mink theatre company in co-operation with Hafnarfjarðarleikhúsið

Director: Kristín Eysteinsdóttir

Hafnarfjarðarleikhúsið

Líneik og Laufey (staged reading)

- Director

Dansleikhús með Ekka

Tjarnarbíó

2002

Greetings from Hansel und Gretchen

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Tjarnarbíó

The Birthday Party

- Dance 

Choreographer: Anders Christiansen

Performances in Copenhagen and Århus, Denmark

Honk!

- Choreography

Leikfélag Reykjavíkur

Director: María Sigurðardóttir

City Theatre

Revolution of the Middle-aged

- Choreography and dance

Together with Ismo-Pekka Heikinheimo

City Theatre

2001

Snoops

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Tjarnarbíó

Two and a Half Square Meters

- Choreography

Reworked excerpt from Five Square Meters

Mósaík, cultural television program

RUV

Five Square Meters

- Choreography

Tjarnarbíó

Dancing by the National Library

- Choreography and dance (solo)

Outdoor performance

By the National Library

Plan B

- Choreography

Music: Hallur Ingólfsson

Iceland Dance Company

City Theatre

2000

It Takes Four to Tango

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Together with Björgvin Friðriksson, Bryndís Halldórsdóttir and Hany Hadaya

Tjarnarbíó

Vatnameyjan / Water Virgin- Choreography, dance and costumes

- Dance

Choreographer: Reijo Kela

Outdoor performance on various lakes in Iceland, Helsinki and Bergen

Reykjavik Cultural City of Europe 2000

I see ...

- Performance

Draumasmiðjan

Director: Margrét Pétursdóttir

Möguleikhúsið

Outdoors

- Concept and assembling

Outdoor performance project

2000 Children in Reykjavik 2000

- Choreography

Multi-arts project with all 5 year old children in Reykjavik kindergartens

Reykjavik Cultural City of Europe 2000

Medea

- Assistant director

Flying Fish theatre company

Director: Hilmar Oddsson

Iðnó

Paradise Island

- Movements and assistant director

MH Students' Theatre 

Director: Árni Pétur Guðjónsson

Tjarnarbíó

1999

Blue

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Tjarnarbíó

The Friend

- Choreography, dance film

Iceland Dance Company and RUV television

RUV

Man Is Always Alone

- Choreography

Iceland Dance Company

City Theatre

IDC toured this piece all over the world for many years

Message in a Bottle

- Choreography

Students' Dance Company

Listdansskóli Íslands

Tjarnarbíó

From Gods to God

- Movements

Furðuleikhúsið theatre company

Director: Ása Hlín Svavarsdóttir

Kraftar / Energies

- Movements and set

Tröllabörnin, youth theatre group

Director: Þórey Sigþórsdóttir

The Nature Opera

- Movements 

MH Students' Theatre 

Director: Harpa Arnardóttir

Menntaskólinn við Hamrahlíð

1998

Orphaned Rarities

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Tjarnarbíó

Mountain Tango

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Tjarnarbíó

True Stories and Lies

- Choreography and dance (solo)

Tjarnarbíó

Man Is Always Alone (part 1)

- Choreography 

Entry in a choreography competition of Iceland Dance Company 

City Theatre

The Creation

- Movements and assistant director

Furðuleikhúsið theatre company

Director: Margrét Pétursdóttir

1997

Tristan and Isolde

- Performance

Augnablik theatre company

Director: Harpa Arnardóttir

City Theatre

Morning in Sherwood Forest

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Tjarnarbíó

Solo for Mom

- Choreography, dance and costumes (solo)

Tjarnarbíó

Here and Now

- Choreography

Tjarnarbíó

1996

The Angels' Flying Practice

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Loftkastalinn

Wo warst du als ich dir folgte

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Together with Wiebke Brinkmann

Tjarnarbíó

Shrimp Cocktail

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Kramhúsið

The Cyclop

- Movements

Hvunndagsleikhúsið theatre company

Director: Inga Bjarnason

Loftkastalinn

1995

The Trojan Women

- Dance

Hvunndagsleikhúsið theatre company

Director: Inga Bjarnason

Iðnó

Sans Titre

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Loftkastalinn

1994

Hillingar

- Choreography and dance

Together with Anna E. Borg

Gerðuberg

1993

B 2

- Choreography, dance and costumes

Short dance duet with Björgvin Friðriksson / Lipurtré

Kramhúsið

1986 - 1987

Paintings

- Paintings 

Works done during my studies at Icelandic College of Arts and Crafts and Suomen Kuvataideakademia