Angéla Kövessy


Angéla Kövessy
ballet dancer, soloist, balett teacher, company répétiteur
Member of the Hungarian State Opera House since 1986

Education and training:
Hungarian Dance Academy – state ballet pedagogy exam (2002)
Hungarian Dance Academy (1986)
Teachers:
Zsuzsa Kún, Tamás Koren, László Sterbinszky, György Lőrincz, Ferenc Havas, Mária Kékesi, Etelka Kálmán

Awards and recognitions:
Lajos Gela Memorial Plaquette (2018)
Knight's Cross of the Hungarian Order of Merit (2013)
Harangozó Award (1999)
Corps Dancer of the Year Award (1990)
Elvira Vécsey Award (1985)

Professional history:
Hungarian State Opera – ballet master and coaching ballet master (2011-)
Hungarian State Opera – principal ballet master (2011-2014)
Wiener Staatsoper – ballet master and coaching ballet master, choreographer's assistant (2005-2010)
Hungarian State Opera (1986-2006) – named demi-soloist: 1990, named soloist: 1998
Hungarian Dance Academy – deputy general director (2005)
Hungarian Dance Academy – ballet master (2002-2005) 
Guest appearances:
Numerous major European cities, Canada, East Asia, Mexico, Israel

Principal Roles:
Lavrovsky/Adam: Giselle  Myrtha
RónaTchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty  Lilac Fairy
Seregi/Khachaturian: Spartacus  Claudia
Seregi/Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream  Helena
Pártay/Tchaikovsky: Anna Karenina  Dolly
Pártay/Schubert: The Moor of Venice  Desdemona
Vajnonen/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker  Arabian Dance Solo
Petipa/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake  Pas de Trois
North/Schubert: Death and the Maiden  Maiden
Petipa/Minkus: Don Quixote  Queen of the Dryads
Balanchine/Rieti/Bellini: La sonnambula – Amina
Has danced principal roles in one-act ballets by Balanchine, Hammadi, Kylián, Manen, MacMillan, M. Naisy, Pártay, Harangozó, Fodor, P. László and Seregi

Other professional activities:
Coaching ballet master and choreographer's assistant:
Seregi/Delibes: Sylvia (Budapest, 2018)
Pártay/Tchaikovskiy/Rácz: Anna Karenina (Budapest, 2017)
A. M. Holmes/Solymosi/Adam: Le corsaire (Budapest, 2017)
Inger/Waits: Johan Inger's Rain Dogs (Budapest, 2016)
Petipa/Gorsky/Goleizovsky/M. Messerer/Minkus: Don Quijote (Budapest, 2016)
MacMillan/Massenet/Yates: Manon (Budapest, 2015)
Dantzig/Schayk/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake (Budapest, 2015)
Gielgud/Løvenskiold: La Sylphide (Budapest, 2014)
Lander/Czerny/Riisager: Études (Budapest, 2014)
Harangozó/Delibes: Coppélia (Budapest, 2014)
Kylián/Mozart: Petite Mort (Budapest, 2013)
Lavrovsky/Adam: Giselle (Budapest, 2013)
Harangozó Jr./Petipa/Minkus: Don Quixote (Novi Sad, 2010; Budapest, 2012)
Vainonen/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker (Budapest, 2012)
Cranko/Tchaikovsky/Stolze: Onegin (Budapest, 2012)
MacMillan/Liszt: Mayerling (Vienna, 2009)
Naisy/Bregović: Ederlezi (Vienna, 2009)
Lukács/M. Richter: Duo (Vienna, Budapest, 2009)
Harangozó/Lehár: The Merry Widow (Operetta Gala/Vienna, 2008)
MacMillan/Massenet: Manon (Vienna, 2007)
Harangozó Jr./Vainonen/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker (Vienna, 2007)
Lukács/Glass: In Your Eyes My Face Remains (Vienna, 2007)
Harangozó/Delibes: Coppélia (Budapest, Vienna, 2006)
Harangozó/J. Strauss: Platzkonzert (Vienna, 2006)
Cranko/Tchaikovsky: Onegin (Vienna, 2006)
Cavallari/Tchaikovsky: Tchaikovsky (Vienna, 2005)
Harangozó Jr./Kocsák: Snow White (Budapest, 2004)
Mozart/Pártay: Amadeus (Budapest, 2003)
Pártay/Dohnányi: Symphonic Moments (Budapest, 2002)
Harangozó/Petipa/Ivanov/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake (Budapest, 2001)

Performances

2018. September 23.2018-09-23
National Tour - Classical and modern
2018. September 30.2018-09-30
National Tour - Classical and modern
2018. October 1.2018-10-01
National Tour - Classical and modern
2018. October 7.2018-10-07
National Tour - Classical and modern
2018. October 12.2018-10-12
Triple Dance
2018. October 13.2018-10-13
Triple Dance
2018. October 14.2018-10-14
Triple Dance
2018. October 14.2018-10-14
Triple Dance
2018. October 16.2018-10-16
National Tour - Classical and modern
2018. October 19.2018-10-19
National Tour - Classical and modern
2018. October 20.2018-10-20
National Tour - Classical and modern
2018. November 7.2018-11-07
New York tour - Swan Lake
2018. November 9.2018-11-09
New York Tour - Don Quixote
2018. November 17.2018-11-17
National Tour - Classical and modern
2018. November 18.2018-11-18
National Tour - Classical and modern
2018. November 24.2018-11-24
National Tour - Classical and modern
2018. December 14.2018-12-14
The Nutcracker
2018. December 14.2018-12-14
The Nutcracker
2018. December 15.2018-12-15
The Nutcracker
2018. December 16.2018-12-16
The Nutcracker
2018. December 18.2018-12-18
The Nutcracker
2018. December 19.2018-12-19
The Nutcracker
2018. December 20.2018-12-20
The Nutcracker
2018. December 20.2018-12-20
The Nutcracker
2018. December 21.2018-12-21
The Nutcracker
2018. December 22.2018-12-22
The Nutcracker
2018. December 22.2018-12-22
The Nutcracker
2018. December 23.2018-12-23
The Nutcracker
2018. December 24.2018-12-24
The Nutcracker
2018. December 25.2018-12-25
The Nutcracker
2018. December 26.2018-12-26
The Nutcracker
2018. December 26.2018-12-26
The Nutcracker
2018. December 27.2018-12-27
The Nutcracker
2018. December 28.2018-12-28
The Nutcracker
2018. December 28.2018-12-28
The Nutcracker
2018. December 29.2018-12-29
The Nutcracker
2018. December 29.2018-12-29
The Nutcracker
2018. December 30.2018-12-30
The Nutcracker
2018. December 30.2018-12-30
The Nutcracker
2018. December 31.2018-12-31
The Nutcracker
2019. January 18.2019-01-18
Giselle
2019. January 19.2019-01-19
Giselle
2019. January 19.2019-01-19
Giselle
2019. January 20.2019-01-20
Giselle
2019. January 20.2019-01-20
Giselle
2019. January 24.2019-01-24
Giselle
2019. January 26.2019-01-26
Giselle
2019. January 27.2019-01-27
Giselle
2019. February 19.2019-02-19
Turning Point - Klasszikus balettgála
2019. May 9.2019-05-09
Sylvia
2019. May 10.2019-05-10
Sylvia
2019. May 11.2019-05-11
Sylvia
2019. May 11.2019-05-11
Sylvia
2019. May 17.2019-05-17
Sylvia
2019. May 19.2019-05-19
Sylvia
2019. May 20.2019-05-20
Messa di Gloria / Le Villi
2019. June 1.2019-06-01
Snow White and The 7 Dwarfs
2019. June 2.2019-06-02
Snow White and The 7 Dwarfs
2019. June 2.2019-06-02
Snow White and The 7 Dwarfs
2019. June 5.2019-06-05
Snow White and The 7 Dwarfs
2019. June 6.2019-06-06
Snow White and The 7 Dwarfs
2019. June 7.2019-06-07
Snow White and The 7 Dwarfs
2019. June 8.2019-06-08
Snow White and The 7 Dwarfs
2019. June 8.2019-06-08
Snow White and The 7 Dwarfs
2019. June 9.2019-06-09
Snow White and The 7 Dwarfs
2019. June 9.2019-06-09
Snow White and The 7 Dwarfs
2019. September 13.2019-09-13
1st Steps
2019. September 14.2019-09-14
1st Steps
2019. September 15.2019-09-15
1st Steps
2019. September 20.2019-09-20
1st Steps
2019. September 21.2019-09-21
1st Steps
2019. September 22.2019-09-22
1st Steps
2019. September 27.2019-09-27
1st Steps
2019. September 29.2019-09-29
1st Steps
2019. October 4.2019-10-04
KFM
2019. October 5.2019-10-05
KFM
2019. October 6.2019-10-06
KFM
2019. October 11.2019-10-11
KFM
2019. October 12.2019-10-12
KFM
2019. October 13.2019-10-13
KFM
2019. October 18.2019-10-18
KFM
2019. October 19.2019-10-19
KFM
2019. October 20.2019-10-20
KFM
2019. November 29.2019-11-29
The Nutcracker
2019. November 30.2019-11-30
The Nutcracker
2019. November 30.2019-11-30
The Nutcracker
2019. December 1.2019-12-01
The Nutcracker
2019. December 1.2019-12-01
The Nutcracker
2019. December 4.2019-12-04
The Nutcracker
2019. December 5.2019-12-05
The Nutcracker
2019. December 6.2019-12-06
The Nutcracker
2019. December 7.2019-12-07
The Nutcracker
2019. December 7.2019-12-07
The Nutcracker
2019. December 8.2019-12-08
The Nutcracker
2019. December 11.2019-12-11
The Nutcracker
2019. December 12.2019-12-12
The Nutcracker
2019. December 14.2019-12-14
The Nutcracker
2019. December 15.2019-12-15
The Nutcracker
2019. December 15.2019-12-15
The Nutcracker
2019. December 17.2019-12-17
The Nutcracker
2019. December 19.2019-12-19
The Nutcracker
2019. December 22.2019-12-22
The Nutcracker
2019. December 23.2019-12-23
The Nutcracker
2019. December 24.2019-12-24
The Nutcracker
2019. December 25.2019-12-25
The Nutcracker
2019. December 26.2019-12-26
The Nutcracker
2019. December 26.2019-12-26
The Nutcracker
2019. December 27.2019-12-27
The Nutcracker
2019. December 27.2019-12-27
The Nutcracker
2019. December 29.2019-12-29
The Nutcracker
2019. December 29.2019-12-29
The Nutcracker
2020. January 4.2020-01-04
The Nutcracker
2020. January 5.2020-01-05
The Nutcracker
2020. January 18.2020-01-18
Giselle
2020. January 24.2020-01-24
Giselle
2020. January 25.2020-01-25
Giselle
2020. January 25.2020-01-25
Giselle
2020. January 26.2020-01-26
Giselle
2020. January 26.2020-01-26
Giselle
2020. January 28.2020-01-28
Giselle
2020. January 29.2020-01-29
Giselle
2020. March 14.2020-03-14
Sylvia
2020. March 14.2020-03-14
Sylvia
2020. March 18.2020-03-18
Sylvia
2020. March 19.2020-03-19
Sylvia
2020. March 21.2020-03-21
Sylvia
2020. March 21.2020-03-21
Sylvia
2020. March 22.2020-03-22
Sylvia
2020. March 28.2020-03-28
Sylvia
2020. June 11.2020-06-11
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs
2020. June 12.2020-06-12
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs
2020. June 13.2020-06-13
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs
2020. June 13.2020-06-13
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs
2020. June 14.2020-06-14
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs
2020. June 14.2020-06-14
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs
2020. June 20.2020-06-20
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs
2020. June 20.2020-06-20
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs
2020. June 21.2020-06-21
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs
2020. June 21.2020-06-21
Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs