Award for Sasha Waltz
"The Salzburg Festival congratulates Sasha Waltz for being awarded the Bundesverdienstkreuz (German Federal Cross of Merit)," Artistic Director Markus Hinterhäuser commented on the honor bestowed upon the choreographer.
published in: Concert, General
Sasha Waltz will present Continu, a choreography to music by Edgard Varèse, Claude Vivier and Iannis Xenakis, on August 7, as part of the program The Fifth Continent at the Felsenreitschule.
She is considered one of the most important choreographers in Germany today, and receives the award for her artistic contributions to contemporary dance and her tireless work to support young dancers.