Reykjavik Arts Festival (Listahátíð í Reykjavík)

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Country and Region IcelandReykjavík
Type of Festival Dance, Drama, Literary, Music
Location of Festival Reykjavik, Reykjavik, Iceland
Festival Contact Information

Reykjavik Arts Festival
Lækjargata 3
P. O. Box 88
121 Reykjavík
Phone: (354) 561-2444
Fax: (354) 562-2350

Festival Description

Since 1970—Iceland’s premier cultural festival brings together the best in local and international theatre, dance, music and visual art. The festivals program offers a variety of selected exhibitions, concerts, dance, literature, theatre and opera performances. Along with its focus on Icelandic culture past and present, the festival hosts many outstanding international artists and performers.

Festival Dates May 18 - June 3, 2012
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  • In order of appearance
    • Haze Beijing Dance Theatre
    • Jonas Kaufmann and Iceland Symphony Orchestra
    • La Fura Dels Baus, breathtaking streetperformance
    • Ojos de Brujo
    • Solaris Ben Frost and the Krakow Sinfonietta
    • Tony Allen, Afrobeat
    • We saw monsters, dance, music and visual arts
    • Festival Logo


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