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.
She started her classical music studies at the Singing Department of the Conservatory of Győr, Hungary. As an opera soloist, she first performed at the age of 21 at the National Theatre of Győr, singing the young Mathias in László Hunyadi written by Ferenc Erkel. In 2008 she gained admission to Franz Liszt Academy of Music, where she obtained her Masters degree as the student of Magda Nádor in 2013. During her undergraduate years she took part in the master classes of Júlia Hamari, Éva Marton, Nicholas Clapton and Jeanne Henny. Since then she has performed in several opera and operetta productions, including Mozart’s Don Giovanni (Zerlina), Kacsoh’s John the Valiant (French princess); Mozart’s The marriage of Figaro (Susanna), Puccini’s La boheme (Musetta).To this day she is still performing the role of Countess Rolla with great success in Albert Szirmai’s Mágnás Miska at the Budapest Operetta Theatre. She was also part of the premiere of some contemporary operas and oratorios (Béla Faragó: Átváltozás [Transformation]; László Dubrovay: A váltságdíj [The ransom]; Miklós Csemiczky: Hymni Ambrosiani). Besides giving concerts in Hungary she has sung with the Beijing Symphony Orchestra in the Forbidden City Concert Hall, but also in Slovakia, Spain and England.