Erna Ómarsdóttir

Teach Us To Outgrow Our Madness
Shalala Icelandic dance theatre
Erna Ómarsdóttir, a central figure of the Icelandic dance scene, presents Teach Us to Outgrow Our Madness that sets out to explore the
intense relationships that exist between women living closely together
– be it sisters, nuns, witches, best friends, members of a sect, or polygamist wives.
he rivalry, the secrecy, the gossip, the cruelty but also the kindness, the bonds, and the unconditional love. This piece combines
dance, live music and storytelling into a horrifying yet liberating experience.