Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Sanja Mitrovic wins the BNG Theatre Prize for The Best Director 2010

Sanja Mitrović wins BNG Theatre Prize 2010!

Stand Up Tall Productions is proud and happy to announce that theatre maker Sanja Mitrović has won the BNG Theatre Prize 2010!

BNG Nieuwe Theatre Director's Price 2010 is a prestigious prize worth 45.000 euros, for upcoming theatre directors and performers. Mirović got the prize for her play ‘Will You Ever Be Happy Again?' (www.willyoueverbehappyagain.wordpress.com). She directed it and played in it as well. This performance is co-prodcutions between Center for Cultural Decontamination, Belgrade, hetveem theatre, Amsterdam and Stichting Stand Up Tall Productions, Amsterdam. With the prize-money Sanja Mitrović will make a new performance next season. The jury chose Mitrović out of seven new makers that were part of Blind Date- new theatremakers on tour.

Blind Date is organized bij Theater Instituut Nederland and is made possible by Cultuurfonds van de Bank Nederlandse Gemeenten. The BNG Nieuwe Theatermakers Prize has been awarded on Wednesday 8 september in the Stadsschouwburg in Amsterdam.