At the general meeting assembly of ASSITEJ Switzerland/Suisse/Svizzera/Svizra, which was held in November 2020 and online for the first time, the board was newly elected. 9 already very experienced board members were joined by 4 younger theatre professionals from the fields of acting, theatre education and directing.
In response to the call for applications for kicks!-Festival 66 applications for theatre and dance productions were received. The international jury will decide which 5 of these can be realised in co-production with the participating theatre and dance companies. The premieres will take place between October 2021 and spring 2022.
The kicks! festival will take place in Bern from 19 to 23 May 2022.
The PRIX ASSITEJ Switzerland will be awarded on 1 May 2021 at La Grenouille in Biel/Bienne.