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.
Sae-Kyung Rim graduated in singing at the Conservatory "Giuseppe Verdi" in Milan and in the course for opera singers Soloists dell 'Accademia del Teatro alla Scala with Leyla Gencer. Her theatrical debut was performing Parisina by Donizetti at the Teatro Donizetti in Bergamo. She has won several international competitions in singing, including the "Giambattista Viotti" in Vercelli. Recently she performed Tosca at Wiener Staatsoper w. Domingo, Antonenko, Hampson, Cio-Cio-San/Madama Butterfly in Budapest, Las Palmas, at Wiener Staatsoper and in Bergen and Trondheim, Leonora/Forza del Destino at Teatro Filarmonico di Verona, Maddalena/Andrea Chenier in Seoul and Aida/Aida at Arena di Verona, in Seoul and in Munich. In Teatro alla Scala in Milan she has performed in productions such as: Dialogues des Carmelites, Rinaldo, Elektra, La Boheme, Così Fan Tutte and others under the direction of Riccardo Muti, Ottavio Dantone, Semyon Bychkov, Riccardo Chailly, Daniel Barenboim. In 2013 she performed the title role in "Aida" at Sejong Theater Seoul, and Verdi’s Requiem in the Opera House of Seoul. In Seoul she has performed many leading roles in the past 5 years such as Madame Lidoine (Les Dialogues des Carmelites), Amelia (Un Ballo in Maschera), Leonora (Forza del Destino), Marguerite (Mefistofele), Tosca.