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.
Born in Australia, Roslyn Anderson studied first with Phyllis Danaher, then at the Australian Ballet School, from which she graduated to the Australian Ballet – Artistic Director Dame Peggy van Praag. After 6 years, she joined Nederlands Dans Theater – then directed by Jaap van Flier – as a result of their Australian tour in 1972. She danced until 1986, working with choreographers Robbins, Tetley, Butler, van Manen, Falco, Muller, Bruce, Duato, and of course, Kylián – having many works created for her. Since she ended her dancing career in 1986, she has been Rehearsal Director for NDT 1, until the end of 2008. Commencing in 1979, she has been assisting Kylián, and others, on numerous works, and has staged numerous ballets for Kylián all over the world. The companies she has worked with include American Ballet Theatre, Cullberg Ballet, Royal Ballet Covent Garden, Goteborg Ballet, Australian Ballet, Hungarian National Ballet, Finnish National Ballet and many others.