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.
Born in Budapest in 2004, András Kiss started his vocal studies in 2004 under Olga Szilágyi, and later continued his studies in Szeged as a student of Mária Temesi. Between 2005 and 2008 he won the grand prize at the Northern Hungary Singing Competition in Balassagzarmaton three times in the art song category and once in the opera category. He has made successful appearances in the National and International József Simándy Singing Competition, and has also been a finalist at Verona’s La bohème competition. Since 2009, he has appeared before audiences at the National Theatre of Szeged in numerous roles, singing Colline in La bohème, Tom in Un ballo in maschera, Dr. Grenvil in La Traviata, Zaretsky in Onegin, King Pomádé in King Pomádé’s New Clothes, Sparafucile in Rigoletto, Don Magnifico in La Cenerentola and Banquo in Macbeth. In the autumn of 2014, he made his debut at the Hungarian State Opera in Ernő Dohnányi’s piece The Tenor. In 2018, he received the Hungarian Bronze Cross of Merit, civil division.