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.
Born in Sepsiszentgyörgy (Sfântu Gheorghe), Loránd Váta studied violin at the music high school in his native city before earning his degree in acting at the István Szentgyörgy Academy of Dramatic Arts in 1995. Well versed in numerous genres of dance, he has studied tap, jazz-funk, Afro-pop and butoh. He was a member of the company of the Tamási Áron Theatre in Sepsiszentgyörgy from 1995 until 2009, when he joined the Hungarian State Theatre of Kolozsvár (Cluj-Napoca), his current company. Over the past few decades, he has won numerous awards and distinctions for his portrayals, including several acting awards from the Festival of Hungarian Theatres in the Neighbouring Countries in Kisvárda, as well as having his portrayals nominated for awards several times at the ATELIER International Theatre Festival in Sepsiszentgyörgy. He was presented with the Jászai Award in 2009.