Árni Kristjánsson

Laugarnesvegur 62

105 Reykjavík

00354 8656965


MA in Drama Directing from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School

Teaching licence from University of Iceland

BA in Theatre theory and Practice from The Icelandic Arts Academy

Exchange term in Scenography and Physical Theatre at Akademiet for Scenekunst in Fredrikstad, Norway

Summer term in Physical Theatre with Gardzienice in Poland

Academic year of Literary Theory at the University of Iceland

Hamrahlíð College, graduated with emphasis on Languages


The Crucible by Arthur Miller / The Bristol Old Vic (assistant director for Tom Morris,  Artistic Director of The Bristol Old Vic)

Maguerite - a Fairy-tale opera by Gunnsteinn Ólason / Harpa Concert Hall (assistant director for Svein Einarsson)

You'll tread your path by Finnbogi Þorkell Jónsson / Nordic house

Brick by Benedikt Karl Gröndal & Árni Kristjánsson / Act Alone Theatre Festival

Stuck by Benedikt Karl Gröndal & Árni Kristjánsson / Norðurpóllinn Theatre

Imagined Theories of Relativity by Ævar Þór Benediktsson / RÚV Radio Drama

Dr. Tickles by Feather in the Cap - Youth Theatre Group / Norðurpóllinn Theatre

On the Floor by Árni Kristjánsson / Iðnó Theatre

The Happy Warriors by Halldór Laxness / National Theatre of Iceland (assistant

directing for Baltasar Kormákur)

Killing the dream by Nick Bain / Tara Arts Studios, London

Ástverk ehf. by Iðnaðarmannaleikhúsið / Hafnarfjarðarleikhúsið

Cavalleria Rusticana & I Pagliacci by Mascagni & Leoncavallo / Icelandic Opera

(assistant directing for Sveinn Einarsson)