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Nordic Art Festival in Washington in 2013

Washington’s Kennedy Centre will present the work of around 700 artists from the Nordic region at the cultural festival Nordic Cool 2013.

dancecompany_psThe Icelandic Dance Company. Photo by Páll Stefánsson.

Visitors will be introduced to performance art, theater, dance, music, literature, film and design from Iceland and other countries in the region. Nordic food will also be presented as will social life in the various countries.

Among those artists to represent Iceland are pianist Víkingur Ólafsson, the Iceland Symphony Orchestra, Brooklyn/Reykjavík jazz outfit Sunna Gunlaugs Trio, theater company Vesturport, which will perform Kafka’s Metamorphosis, and the Iceland Dance Company.

The month-long festival will run from February 19 to March 17.

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