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  • Name: Var það Gangári?
  • Created by: Vaðall,
  • - a choreographic duo consists of Aðalheiður Halldórsdóttir and Valgerður Rúnarsdóttir
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  • Icelandic title: Var það Gangári?
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  • Director: Vaðall, Aðalheiður Halldórsdóttir and Valgerður Rúnarsdóttir
  • Choreographer: Vaðall, Aðalheiður Halldórsdóttir and Valgerður Rúnarsdóttir
  • Performers: Ragnar Ísleifur Bragason, the tour guide
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  • Touring information:
  • The piece is a site-specific production created around the location itself.
  • We are three people on tour and then we need people from each location to participate and perform to make it happen. 
  • It can be  worked around any kind of location and areas.
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  • When and where premiered?
  • Premiered at Reykjavík Dance Festival in September 2009 
  • and performed in two smaller fishing villages in the summer 2010.
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  • What is it?
  • A guided tour and a site-specific dance performance with various happenings,
  • dance, theater and music. The work is composed and inspired by the history
  • of the places where it is performed.
  • Therefore, the basis for the work are the locations;
  • the people, the stories and current atmosphere.
  • The tour guide himself is a ghost from the past which takes the audience on an
  • unexpected journey, with stories from the past and maybe even the future. 
  • The performers that take part in the performance are both professionals
  • and amateurs and audiences are not always aware of who is performing and who is not.
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  • Production information:
  • -Lenght 90 MIN
  • -Audience (suitible for?) All ages
  • -Use of text? Yes
  • -Language Icelandic and English
  • -Artform Dance, theater and music.
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