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.
Szilvia Vörös started her voice studies at the Pápa Music School under Ágota Eisenbeck, and then spent two years in the solo voice programme at the János Richter High School of Music in Győr as a student of Veronika Dobi-Kiss. In 2008, she enrolled at the Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music, graduating from the department headed by Éva Marton with degrees in opera voice in 2013 and in voice pedagogy in 2015. She has participated in master classes held by Nicholas Clapton, Andrea Meláth, Francesco Torreggiani, Leonardo de Lisi, Alberto Gazale and Sylvia Sass. She made her debut at the Hungarian State Opera House in 2014 in the role of the first maidservant in Richard Strauss's Elektra. In addition to operatic roles, she also regularly performs in oratorical works by Bach, Mozart, Rossini, Beethoven and other composers. Education and training: Ferenc Liszt Department of Music (department head: Éva Marton) Master classes: Nicholas Clapton, Andrea Meláth, Francesco Torreggiani, Leonardo de Lisi, Alberto Gazale, Sylvia Sass Competitions: Competizione dell’Opera, Linz – Special prize (2015) First International Éva Marton Singing Competition, Budapest – Grand Prix prize (2014) Sixth József Simándy Singing Competition, Szeged – First place in Category One (2008) Awards and recognitions: Ari Kupsus Salon Concerts Society's “Dream” scholarship (2013) Scholarship of the Dongszan Foundation operated by the Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music and Keimyung University (2013) Junior Príma Award (2012) Gundel Art Award in the opera singing category (2011)