Following several open-air programmes, musical life is resuming at the Hungarian State Opera – outdoors. On 19 August 2020, the eve of the National Holiday, the park surrounding the new venue called Eiffel Art Studios will host a massive gala programme featuring the artists of the Hungarian State Opera and one of the most popular tenors of our time: Jonas Kaufmann.
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.
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.
Musical life is resuming at the Eiffel Art Studios – outdoors. The park surrounding the Art Studios will host a massive gala programme featuring the artists of the Hungarian State Opera and one of the most popular tenors of our time: Jonas Kaufmann.
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.
After graduating from the School of Art Pino Pascali in Bari, he moves to Rome in order to continue his studies. He enroll at the First School of Architecture “Ludovico Quaroni”, where in 2009 he receives his degree in Set Design-Exhibition Design-Interior Design summa cum laude. While in Rome, he continues to pursue his artistic activities, especially painting, and participates in national competitions of graphics and painting. After an internship at the Scenography Labs of Foundation Teatro dell’Opera in Rome, he continues his studies in digital arts, interaction design and multimedia, acquiring specific competencies in the field of Information and communication technology. Since 2010 he combines the work as assistant designer to the stage managing, acquiring overall skills of the stage. He has worked with set designers such as Josef Frommwieser, Mauro Carosi, Hugo Gargiulo, Tommaso Lagattolla, Lorenzo Cutuli, Dario Gessati, Marco Calzavara and directors such as Cesare Lievi, Arturo Cirillo, Andrea Cigni, Elena Barbalich, Alfonso Antoniozzi, Christian Angeli, Roberto Catalano, Lorenzo Mucci and Danilo Rubeca. In 2014 he participated as assistant production designer for the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games of Russia. He is the set designer of Il Dittico (Pierrot Lunaire-Gianni Schicchi) directed by Roberto Catalano and staged in Chiusi within the Festival Orizzonti and Nabucco at the Teatro Ponchielli in Cremona directed by Andrea Cigni. With the sets of Simon Boccanegra he opens the opera season 2015/2016 at the Teatro Verdi in Pisa. In 2015 he teaches Scenic Design at the Fine School of Arts in Venice. Still in Pisa he is the designer of Il Trittico (Sancta Susanna by P. Hindemith and Suor Angelica-Gianni Schicchi by G. Puccini) and Il cappella di paglia di Firenze both directed by Lorenzo Maria Mucci. He currently lives in Turin where he teaches Scenic Design at the Accademia Albertina di Belle Arti.