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 3 April 2020 at the earliest.
Head artistic assistant, stage director
(1952-2017) Sándor Palcsó joined the Hungarian State Opera in 1974, first working as a prompter, and then from 1982 as a director's assistant. In 1992 he became first stage director and directing coordinator, and is responsible for mounting a large part of the theatre's repertoire pieces. He revived such pieces as La bohème (1993), Il trovatore (1996) and Don Pasquale (2006). In 2000, he made his debut directing an independent production, with Donizetti's L'elisir d'amore at the Erkel Theatre.