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  • Name:


  • Created by:

    Samsteypan Collective

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  • Director:

    Víkingur Kristjánsson

  • Set design:

    Tinna Ottesen

  • Costume design:

    Tinna Ottesen og Helga Rós V. Hannam

  • Music:

    Gísli Galdur

  • Lighting design:

    Garðar Borgþórsson

  • Choreographer:

    Hannes Óli Ágústsson, Katrín Gunnarsdóttir, Melkorka Sigríður og Ragnheiður Bjarnarson

  • Performers: Hannes Óli Ágústsson, Katrín Gunnarsdóttir, Melkorka Sigríður Magnúsdóttir og Ragnheiður Bjarnarson
  • Producer:

    Arna Ýr Sævarsdóttir

  • When and where premièred?:

    1. march 2012

  • Webpage: samsteypan.wordpress.com
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  • Language of text:

    Icelandic (also available in English)

  • Length:

    60 min.

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  • Technical requirements:

    Tech rider available at request

  • Outdoor?, unusal setting (club, venue):


  • Founded year? By? Members? Contact?:

    Founded in 2005 by current members Ásgerður G. Gunnarsdóttir, Katrín Gunnarsdóttir, Melkorka Sigríður Magnúsdóttir, Ragnheiður S. Bjarnarson og Vigdís Eva Guðmundsdóttir.

          • What is it?: Three dancers and one actor tackle the most famous comedies of all times in this hilarious and innovative performance. Twins, bananas, a talking clown, godzilla, a freezer, funny donkey, chaos and a toilet brush come to live and cheer theater attendees. Úps! is a boiling hot piece from the factory of the Samsteypan in a cooperation with William Shakespeare .A true theater feast for head shoulders, knees and toes.