Icelandic performance group Honorary Nation (Sómi þjóðar) and a few Icelandic musicians have collaborated on this new, innovative low culture production of THE BEAR by William Walton. They start an exciting operatic dialogue when contemporaty theatre meets opera at the local pub, PLAYERS, in Kópavogur as well as at Tjarnarbarinn in Reykjavík. The premiere takes place on the 16th of August as a part of Cycle Music and Art Festival in Kópavogur. Please visit cycle.is for further information.
Our team consists of Tryggvi Gunnarsson (director), Matthildur Anna Gísladóttir (music director), Hugi Jónsson, bariton (Smirnov), Guja Sandholt, mezzo soprano (Popova) and Pétur Oddbergur Heimisson, bass bariton (Luka). Please visit cycle.is for further information.