The Hungarian National Ballet presents a new Laurencia production choreographed by Michael Messerer on 6 March 2020. The production that can be seen seven times this season aims to enchant audiences with spectacular solo dances, duets and ensembles.
Ero the Joker, a comic opera by Jakov Gotovac and Death in Venice, a dance performance by Valentina Turcu can be seen at the Erkel Theatre on 21 and 23 January 2020. The guest performances of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb are organised under the Croatian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.
In accordance with the guidelines issued by the Government of Hungary on 11 March 2020, all performances at the Hungarian State Opera are cancelled until further notice.
Jenő Lőcsei graduated from the Hungarian State Ballet Institute in 1976 under the guidance of Jenő Gál, and then went on to study at the Leningrad Ballet Institute for a year on a scholarship. He became a member of the Hungarian State Opera in 1977 while at the same time appearing as a leading soloist in several European capitals. From 1992 to 1996 he served as ballet director, leading soloist, choreographer and ballet master in Flensburg. In 1996 he returned to the Opera House, where he worked as a soloist, ballet master and choreographer. He is one of the Opera's principal dancers. He has made guest appearances at the Wiener Staatsoper, at the Norwegian National Ballet, at Deutsche Oper Berlin and in Flensburg.