About us

Reykjavík Theatre Company ses is a non-profit organisation and, with a continuous operational history extending back 123 years, is one of Iceland’s oldest cultural institutions. 

The Company operates the Reykjavík City Theatre pursuant to a special agreement with the City of Reykjavík. Reykjavík City Theatre is the most-attended theatre in Iceland. With its commitment to progressive, professional, and ambitious productions, the Theatre employs an average of 130-160 people. Each year, Reykjavík City Theatre offers 16-20 productions and a variety of other events. Over the past five years, the Theatre has welcomed an average of 200,000 guests per year.