Stephen, the King

Rock-opera production in two parts, in Hungarian, with English surtitles
World premiere of the classic Hungarian rock-opera as arranged for operatic voices and symphony orchestra

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The Imaginary Invalid or The Cabal of Hypocrites

Opera in two acts, in Hungarian, with Hungarian and English surtitles

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An Afternoon of Songs with Klára Kolonits

An intimate recital by one of our top sopranos

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OperaWednesday – Kodály: The Spinning Room (21 October 2020)

Swan Lake

Classical ballet in three acts

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News

Stephen, the King – world premiere of the opera version at the Erkel Theatre
Oct. 8, 2020, 2:13 p.m.

Stephen, the King – world premiere of the opera version at the Erkel Theatre

The most successful of Hungarian rock opera by Levente Szörényi and János Bródy for the past 40 years is to premiere with symphonic orchestrations by Levente Gyöngyösi and the participation of opera singers at the Hungarian State Opera. The production is staged by Miklós Szinetár at the Erkel Theatre, the ensembles of the Opera are conducted by Gergely Kesselyák and Ádám Cser.

Announcement on the October and November 2020 programmes of the Hungarian State Opera
Oct. 2, 2020, 5:13 p.m.

Announcement on the October and November 2020 programmes of the Hungarian State Opera

Following the favourable results of the extensive testing for corona virus among the ensembles of the Hungarian State Opera, the October rehearsals have been resumed. Therefore, the premiere of Stephen, the King on 17 October 2020 and the series of Swan Lake beginning with 30 October 2020 can go ahead as planned. Due to the COVID-19 situation, however, the institute has modified its November programmes announced earlier.