Hannes Þór Egilsson

Dancer with Iceland Dance Company 2008-2013 and from 2015

Nationality: Icelandic

Education:  London Contemporary Dance Shool and Iceland National Ballet School.

Experience: As a dancer with IDC Hannes has worked with various choreographers such as Erna Ómarsdóttir, Damien Jalet, Anton Lacky, Ohad Naharin, Jo Strömgren, Alexander Ekman, Ina Christel Johansen og Karol Tyminski.

He choreographed the piece Flexa og Óður try to fly with Thyri Huld Arnadóttur, which premiered at Assitej children’s theater festival in 2014.

Hannes  has received three nominations for the Icelandic Performing Arts Awards; two times as Dancer of the year and once as Choreographer.