The Hungarian National Ballet, the 136-year-old official ballet company of the Hungarian State Opera, announces an online audition upon invitation for soloists and corps de ballet with contracts starting from 15 July 2020 or 1 October for soloists, and 15 July 2020 for corps de ballet (depending on the applicants’ work visa requirements). Applications by classically trained, professional male and female ballet dancers are welcome. Outstanding technique and qualities are a must.
Beginning with 1 July, guided tours are available again at the Opera House. English language tours take place daily at 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00 p.m. Tours in Hungarian are offered at 4:00 p.m. on Thursdays and 2:00 p.m. on Sundays.
Dear Visitors and Customers,
The management of the Hungarian State Opera would like to express their gratitude (also on behalf of the sales team) for the patience and understanding shown by their customers in the past weeks and without whom the institute would have no future. The artists and employees of the Opera are determined to do their best to reward all the love and trust once the epidemic is over.
Education and training: A member of the Hungarian State Opera Studio (2001-2003) Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln, private student of Kurt Moll (1994-1997) Studied under Professor Edit Kertész-Gábory of the Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln (1992-1994) Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music (1985-1989) Béla Bartók High School of Music – vocal studies (1981-1985) Master classes: Yevgeny Nesterenko, Anna Reynolds, Júlia Hamari, Larissa Gergieva
Professional career: Hungarian State Opera – soloist (2001-) Musiktheater im Revier, Germany – titular soloist (1990-2000) Tomkins Vocal Ensemble (1986-1989) Honvéd Art Ensemble (1982-1985) Guest appearances: Japan (Tokyo, Yokohama) France (Nice) Switzerland (Zurich) Germany (Hannover, Nuremberg, Essen, Wuppertal) Thailand (Bangkok) New Zealand (Auckland) Austria (Vienna, Linz, Gars, Schruns)
Principal roles: Operas: Erkel: Bánk bán –Biberach Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro –Bartolo Mozart: Don Giovanni –Commendatore Mozart: Die Zauberflöte –Sarastro Bellini: Norma –Oroveso Puccini: Tosca –Angelotti Gounod: Roméo et Juliette –Frère Laurent Verdi: Don Carlos – Philip II, Charles V Verdi: Rigoletto –Sparafucile Verdi: Nabucco –Baal Verdi: Aida –Ramfis Verdi: Macbeth –Banquo Verdi: Otello –Lodovico Verdi: La forza del destino –Pater Guardiano, Marchese di Calatrava Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin –Gremin Bizet: Carmen –Zuniga Wagner: Lohengrin – The King's Herald Wagner: Parsifal –Titurel Bartók: Bluebeard's Castle –Bluebeard Oratorio solo parts: Handel: Messiah, Simon (Judas Maccabaeus) Bach: Saint John Passion, Saint Matthew Passion, Magnificat Haydn: The Creation, Stabat Mater Mozart: Requiem, Missa solemnis (in C major), Missa brevis (in B major), Missa brevis (in C major), Mass in C minor, Mass in C major (Coronation) Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 Rossini: Stabat Mater, Petite Messe Solennelle, Messa di Gloria Mendelssohn: Paulus Verdi: Requiem Puccini: Messa di Gloria