Following several open-air programmes, musical life is resuming at the Hungarian State Opera – outdoors. On 19 August 2020, the eve of the National Holiday, the park surrounding the new venue called Eiffel Art Studios will host a massive gala programme featuring the artists of the Hungarian State Opera and one of the most popular tenors of our time: Jonas Kaufmann.
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.
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.
Musical life is resuming at the Eiffel Art Studios – outdoors. The park surrounding the Art Studios will host a massive gala programme featuring the artists of the Hungarian State Opera and one of the most popular tenors of our time: Jonas Kaufmann.
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.
He started his classical training at age nine with Maria Carmen Medel at her ballet school, Thalia, in Spain. He continued his dance education with Luis Fuente in Madrid and, after four years, began his career as a professional dancer. After two seasons with Nederlands Dans Theater 2, Jiří Kylián promoted Aranburu to Nederlands Dans Theater 1, in which he continued to perform and tour internationally for 14 years; from 2009–13, he returned to Nederlands Dans Theater 2 as a ballet master and teacher. He has worked extensively with Kylián and other renowned choreographers including Mats Ek, William Forsythe, Ohad Naharin and Hans van Manen, performing their works worldwide, while teaching technique and repertoire at the Royal Conservatory of Den Haag. Choreographers Aranburu has assisted include Kylián, Jorma Elo, Johan Inger and Lukas Timulak; he’s staged their works and others for numerous companies including Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo (Monaco), Ballett Stuttgart (Germany), La Scala (Italy) and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago.