Nasrdin Dchar has impressively shared his profoundly personal reflection on life with his audience through his performances and continues to call upon society to embrace diversity, unity and active democracy.
With both feet firmly on the ground, rising star stage director Lotte de Beer challenges tradition in her opera productions while being passionately engaged in bringing opera to new and younger audiences.
International Citation of Merit
Presented for unique lifetime achievement which has enriched the international performing arts:
We salute Joop Mulder’s lifetime achievement as founder of the Oerol Festival on Terschelling for the magic he brought not only to the island, but to the lives of countless artists, audience members and the theatre sector as a whole.