The artists Sanna Nielsen and Marianne Morck is this year’s recipient of Git Gay scholarship. They may hence share of SEK 100 000, a price that they received during a gala in Malmö on Saturday night.
Sanna Nielsen won the prize for her “despite his youth already has a long and successful career behind him , a career that in 2014 culminated in her highly acclaimed musical debut in Dr. Zhivago at the Malmö Opera, “as the reasoning goes. Morck praised for its “impressive artistic breadth, which includes everything from musicals and operettas to talpjäser and revues.”
Git Gay Scholarship has been awarded in memory of the actress, singer and revue artist Git Gay since 2007. In Last year it went to Jan Malmsjo.