Theatre for Young Audiences in Iceland


ASSITEJ Iceland is the national centre for ASSITEJ - International Association of Theatre for Children and Young people. 



ASSITEJ Iceland was established in 1990 and is a full member of ASSITEJ.


The board of ASSITEJ Iceland 2016-2017:

Agnes Wild (chair)
Lárus Vilhjálmsson (treasurer)
Anna Bergljót Thorarensen

Tinna Grétarsdóttir
Þórhallur Sigurðsson

María Pálsdóttir(spare)
Nick Candy (spare)
Aude Busson (spare)



Our members 


Our members are all professional theatre companies or artists who do theatre for young audiences. 


You can see a list of our current members with links to their webpages here


UNGI festival 


ASSITEJ Iceland has an bi-annual international TYA festival running since spring 2013, UNGI. The festival is held in conjunction with the Reykjavík Children's Culture Festival. Next festival is 22.25. April 2020.

Festival program will be announced soon. 


CLICK HERE for more information. 


Photographs from the ASSITEJ Iceland Festival 2013

Photographs from the ASSITEJ Iceland Festival 2014