Orbis Terræ-Ora was a theatrical performance based on the play The Island Remains, written by Hrund Gunnsteinsdottir.
Over 30 artists took part in creating Orbis Terræ-Ora, including the performance group 16lovers, and approximately twenty activists and representatives from non-governmental organisations in Iceland, participated in a staged refugee camps outside the Centre for Cultural Heritage, which the guests visited before entering the building turned-into-theatre.
The Island remains is a play about 5 female friends meeting on the island after 13 years of separation due to the wars in former Yugoslavia. The play explores the effects a war has on individuals and friendship.
The transcript is available upon request in English and Icelandic
Share this Post