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.
ballet dancer, ballet teacher, company répétiteur, eternal member, master artist
Member of the Hungarian State Opera since 1972 Education and training: Hungarian Dance Academy (1971) Vaganova Academy (Leningrad) Teachers: Marcella Nádasi, Zsuzsa Merényi
Main roles: Asafiev-Vainonen: Flames of Paris / Jeanne Adam-Lavrovsky: Giselle / title role Tchaikovsky-Ivanov-Harangozó: Swan Lake / Odett-Odile Delibes-Seregi: Sylvia / Diana Khachaturian-Seregi: Spartacus / Flavia Delibes-Harangozó: Coppélia / Swanilda Herold-Ashton: La Fille mal gardée / Lise Asafiev-Zakharov: The Fountain of Bakhchisarai / Zarema Fodor-J. S. Bach-Presser: The Rehearsal / Mary Magdalene Vukán-László: Derby / The girl Tchaikovsky-Róna: The Sleeping Beauty / Carabosse Tchaikovsky-Pártay: Anna Karenina / title role Mendelssohn-Seregi: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Titania Imre-Schumann: Woman's Love—Woman's Fate / Woman
Guest appearances: Japan and other East Asian countries (twelve occasions between 1970 and 1981) North America (four occasions), Wiener Staatsoper, permanent special guest (1981-1985) Stockholm, leading soloist (1989-1991) She has danced in numerous major cities in Europe, as well as in Mexico, South Korea, Hong Kong, Canada and Taiwan. Artistic director of the Hungarian National Ballet for some years starting from 1989. In addition to an active dancing career, also functions as a ballet master. Participated as a co-choreographer in staging the Hungarian State Opera's productions of Don Quixote and Swan Lake. Ballet master heading rehearsals for La bayadère (Minkus-Petipa-Mukhamedov) in 2008.
Awards and recognitions: Liszt Award (1978) Artist of Merit (1982) Kossuth Prize (1985) Artist of Excellence (1990) Middle Cross of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Hungary (2001)