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  • Name:

    Episodes

  • Created by:

    Helena Jónsdóttir

  • Icelandic title:

    Tímar

  • Set design:

    Aðalsteinn Stefánsson and Helena Jónsdóttir

  • Costume design:

    Helena Jónsdóttir

  • Music:

    Biggi Hilmars, Helena Jónsdóttir and other artist

  • Lighting design:

    Aðalsteinn Stefánsson

  • Choreographer:

    Helena Jónsdóttir

  • Performers:
  • Producer:

    Iceland Dance Company

  • When and where premièred?:

    October 11th 2013

  • Webpage: www.id.is
  • Artform:

    Dance

  • Production type:
  • Audience (suitable for?):

    All ages except for small children

  • Length:

    45 min

  • Excerpts from reviews:

    **** "Episodes is an original and well constructed four star piece which effectively demonstrates the power of choreography" (Fréttablaðið - Newspaper)

  • Technical requirements:

    Use of strobe lights. Video.

  • Founded year? By? Members? Contact?:

    Founded 1973. Artstic director is Lára Stefánsdóttir. Contact: lara@id.is

        • What is it?: Episodes is a unique dance piece where older and younger generations of the Icelandic dance tradition meet. It portrays dancers who at all times wait in the shadow to be called on stage for their moment to shine. Moments of anticipation and triumph, doubts and success are woven together in beautiful stories, and brought to life in a new context. Episodes is as global as it is Icelandic. It is a homage to every dancer in the world, as well as the world in every dancer. Please observe that the performance has strobe lights.