Evelyn Janács


Evelyn Janács
ballet master, ballet repertory instructor

Member of the Hungarian State Opera since: 1969

Education and training:
Hungarian State Ballet Institute
Teachers:
Irén Bartos, Sándor Barkóczy

Awards and recognitions:
Gyula Harangozó Award (2019)
Margit Horváth Award
Silver Cross of Merit of the Republic of Hungary

Professional history:
Hungarian State Opera (1969-1971, 1974-)
Royal Ballet of Flanders (1971-1974)
Guest appearances:
Italy, Spain, Austria, Germany, Mexico, Hong Kong, France
Other professional work:
Since 1996, as an academy rapporteur, teaches the pieces in the Opera's repertoire to the students of the Hungarian Dance Academy.

Principal roles:
Lavrovsky/Adam: Giselle – Giselle's mother
Róna/Tchaikovks: The Sleeping Beauty – Jewel, Queen
Ashton/Hérold: La fille mal gardée – Girlfriend
Harangozó/Ivanov/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake – Mazurka, Spanish solo
Harangozó/Farkas: Sly Students – Terézia
Zaharov/Asafiev: The Fountain of Bakhchisarai
Seregi/Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet – Servants' dance, Dada
Harangozó/Delibes: Coppélia – Girlfriend, Mayor's wife
Béjart/Stravinsky: The Firebird – Partisan
Balanchine/Tchaikovsky: Serenade – Four Russian girls
Balanchine/Stravinsky: Agon
Vainonen/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker – Waltz of the Roses, Spanish Dance, Madame Stahlbaum