Don't dress for dinner

  • Stóra sviðið
  • 2 hours and 30 minutes
  • Price: 6.750 ISK
  • English subtitles

Husband and wife Benedikt and Þórunn decide to take themselves off to their summer house in Eyjafjörður – each with their own secret under wraps. When Þórunn decides to go and visit her mother, Benedikt seizes the opportunity to invite his lover and a group of friends over for a party – but all of sudden, his wife changes her mind and decides at the last minute to stay at home. 

Don't dress for dinner

This popular comedy has never been funnier

Husband and wife Benedikt and Þórunn decide to take themselves off to their summer house in Eyjafjörður – each with their own secret under wraps. When Þórunn decides to go and visit her mother, Benedikt seizes the opportunity to invite his lover and a group of friends over for a party – but all of sudden, his wife changes her mind and decides at the last minute to stay at home. Things quickly heat up and when the caterer joins in on the fun, everything spins out of control. Who invited whom and to what end? Who is having an affair with whom and why? And what is the caterer really bringing to the party?

This hilarious and popular comedy has been hugely successful the world over, delighting audiences in London, Paris, New York and Reykjavik. Gísli Rúnar Jónsson and Bergur Þór Ingólfsson have updated and refreshed the play to tickle our funny bones even more.

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