The nominations for the Icelandic performing arts awards, Gríman, were announced on May 30th at The National Theatre. The award ceremony will be held on June 12th and hosted by Ólafía Hrönn Jónsdóttir.
Sixty three pieces in eighteen categories are in contention for the awards.
Iceland Dance Company has eight nominations in two categories and they are as follows:
Dancer of the year 2013
Hannes Þór Egilsson for his role in Walking Mad
Ásgeir Helgi Magnússon for his role in Ótta
Brian Gerke for his role in Hel haldi sínu
Aðalheiður Halldórsdóttir for her role in Walking Mad
Ásgeir Helgi Magnússon for his role in Til
Choreographer of the year 2013
Ásgeir Helgi Magnússon, Hjördís Lilja Örnólfsdóttir and Unnur Elísabet Gunnarsdóttir in collaboration with the dancers for Ótta
Frank Fannar Pedersen for Til
Jérôme Delbey for Hel haldi sínu
Iceland Dance Company wishes to congratulate the artists‘ for the nominations and thanks them for their cooperation over the past year.