Estonian Theatre Association has announced the nominents for annual Estonian Theatre Awards. Awards are given for creative works presented in 2018.
The nominents for the Ballet Award are:
Jevgeni Grib – choreographer-director of the shortballet „Keep a light in the window“ (Estonian National Ballet).
Darja Günter – performance in the short ballet "Keep a light in the window" (Estonian National Ballet).
Marta Navasardjan – performance in the short ballet "Keep a light in the window" (Estonian National Ballet).Vanemuine Ballet
– in performances „Man in the Movie“ and „Romeo and Juliet“ (Vanemuine Theatre).
Jury: Enn Suve, Tiit Härm, Jelena Karpova, Saima Kranig and Agnes Oaks.
The winners are to be announced on International Theatre's Day on 27th March. This year the awards gala takes place in Rakvere Theatre.
The award is monetary and is financed by Estonian Cultural Foundation. It includes also a glass-figure - the Theodor's Eye - made by Estonian glass-artist Ivo Lill and financed by the ministry of culture.
Estonian Theatre Union has been giving annual awards since 1961.