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.
Mária Mányoki was born in Nagyvárad (Oradea) and pursued her studies at the Gheorghe Dima Academy of Music in Kolozsvár (Cluj-Napoca). She is a member of the Kolozsvár Hungarian Opera, where she has sung her principal roles, including the Dog and the Farmer's Wife (in Miklós Csemiczky's The Bremen Town Musicians), Mari (in Schubert's Die Verschworenen), Berta (Il barbiere di Siviglia), the Wicked Stepmother (John the Valiant), Örzse (Háry János), the Neighbour (The Spinning Room), Santuzza and Mamma Lucia (Cavalleria rusticana), the Third Boy and the Third Lady (Die Zauberflöte), Krisztina (Baroness Lili) and the Grandmother (Miska the Magnate).