Iceland’s biggest stand-up comedian (and first-ever Netflix star) tours this March following sold out runs in Edinburgh Fringe, Melbourne and London’s Soho Theatre.
Born and raised in Reykjavík, Ari has appeared on Pardon My Icelandic (Netflix), Mock the Week (BBC Two) and performed with the Icelandic Symphony Orchestra.
‘His jokes feel as fresh as mountain air… Eldjárn’s got a joke for every occasion. I can’t recommend this hugely enjoyable show highly enough.’★★★★1/2 Herald Sun
‘A smart, savvy comedian with a hugely assured set’ ★★★★Chortle
‘…an immediately appealing guide to his homeland, filtered through personal tales and relatable
observational humour.’ ★★★★The Scotsman
‘As straightforwardly enjoyable and undemanding an hour of stand-up as you’ll find at the Fringe’★★★★The Scotsman
‘Hot Stuff from Iceland’ ★★★★The Scotsman