Rakel Garðarsdóttir

Rakel Garðarsdóttir


Producer for Vesturport since 2003.

Among productions:

Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare – directed by Gísli Garðarsson
Premiered in the City Theatre 2003
Performed over 400 times among others in London, Germany, Norway, Poland
and Finland.

Surf by Jón Atla Jónasson – directed by Hafliði Arngrimsson
Premiered in Westman Islands 2004.
Performed all around Iceland as in Germany, Finland, Czech and Russia

Woyzeck by Buchner – directed by Gísli Garðarssonar
Premiered in the city theatre 2005
Performed in London, Spain, Korea and Holland

Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka – directed by David Farr/Gísli Garðarsson
Premiered in The Lyric Hammersmith Theatre, London 2006
Performed at the Icelandic National Theatre and around in Europe, Asia, Australia and US.

Dubbedusch written & directed by Björn Hlynur Haraldsson
Premiered at City Theatre Akureyri, 2007
Performed at Hafnarfjarðarleikhúsið 2008

Producer of the film The Homecoming written & directed by Björn Hlynur Haraldsson, premiered 2015.

Producer of various TV series for both the National Broadcast, RUV in Iceland as well as Channel 2.

Director and producer of documentary series Haunted, 6 eps. for the National Broadcast RUV, in Iceland

Director and producer of the documentary UseLess.

Assistant to the production of documentaries Love is in the Air and How do
you like Iceland.
Assistant to the production of feature films, 101 Reykjavík, Children and

Producer for the Icelandic Theatre Awards, Gríman since 2009.

Founder of Awakening, movement to increase awareness on food waste.

Rakel Gardarsdottir was awarded the 2015 Outstanding Young Icelander Prize by the Icelandic Junior Chamber.

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