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.
set and costume designer
He designs sets and costumes for classical and contemporary ballets. He studied opera directing at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Hamburg, his home town. At the age of 25 he devised his first set and costumes for the Staatsballett Berlin at the Deutsche Oper Berlin (2006). He has worked with the following choreographers: Alejandro Cerrudo, Edward Clug, Leo Mujic, and Kevin O’Day. He has designed sets for Derek Deane’s The Lady of the Camellias, Alexei Fadeyechev’s Don Quixote in Warsaw and Nina Ananiashvili’s production in Hong Kong, as well as new scenographies for such choreographic masterpieces as Onegin and Romeo and Juliet by John Cranko. Mika has collaborated with many ballet companies around the world, including the Stuttgart Ballet, the Universal Ballet in Seoul, the National Ballet of China, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, the Hungarian National Ballet, the Polish National Ballet, the Hong Kong Ballet, the Croatian National Ballet, and the Royal Ballet of Flanders.