The Grapevine hopped over to The Iceland Dance Company for a behind-the-scenes look at “Fórn” (“Sacrifice”), a collection of new commanding creations exploring the relationship between art and religion.
15:35— Garðar Borgþórsson, sound engineer, preparing on stage
17:04— The backstage crew comparing notes
17:51— Erna Ómarsdóttir, the artistic director of the Iceland Dance Company and one of the stars of the show, getting into character
16:24— Margret Bjarnadottir instructing the dancers, They played guitar whilst dancing.
18:21— Dancer putting on make-up
18:11— Warming up
18:31 Erna and Sofia Jernberg getting into costume
19:23— Aðalheiður Halldórsdóttir on stage during ‘Shrine,’ Erna Ómarsdóttir and Valdimar Jóhannesson’s contribution to the show
22:38— The stage is cleared, cleaned, and prepared for the next show