Awards ceremonies

Award ceremony of the Swiss Performing Arts Awards 2021

In the presence of Federal Councillor Alain Berset, the Federal Office of Culture awarded the Swiss Performing Arts Awards for the first time on 28 October 2021 at the new Théâtre du Jura in Delémont. The Swiss Grand Award for the Performing Arts / Hans Reinhart Ring 2021 went to Martin Zimmermann. For more than 20 years, he has been creating his own genre with his work, opening up the perspective of the performing arts. The other awards received Nicole Seiler, the Ballet Junior de Genève, the two urban dance festivals Groove'N'Move and Breakthrough, Mathieu Bertholet, Tanya Beyeler, fleischlin/meser, Joël Maillard, Antje Schupp, Manuel Stahlberger, "LUMEN" by Jasmine Morand, "Der Mensch erscheint im Holozän" by Alexander Giesche and Mirjam Gurtner..

Impressions of the award ceremony

Recording of the streaming from 28.10.2021

Photos of the award ceremony


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