A! Performance Festival
Akureyri Art Museum, Ketilhús and other locations
August 31ˢᵗ - September 3ʳᵈ
A! Is a four-day performance festival, now held for the third time. The festival is a collaboration between Akureyri Art Museum, Akureyri Culture Society, Akureyri Theatre, LÓKAL international theatre festival, Reykjavík Dance Festival, Listhús in Ólafsfjörður and Icelandic Art Center.
A variety of performances and theatre-based projects of all kinds are on the agenda. Participants are young up-and-coming artists as well as experienced and well known performance artists and theatre professionals. Close to 2000 guests have attended the festival each time, enjoying lively performances. The video art festival Heim (home) is held in Akureyri at the same time and also a number of off-venue events.