The Hungarian National Ballet presents a new Laurencia production choreographed by Michael Messerer on 6 March 2020. The production that can be seen seven times this season aims to enchant audiences with spectacular solo dances, duets and ensembles.
Ero the Joker, a comic opera by Jakov Gotovac and Death in Venice, a dance performance by Valentina Turcu can be seen at the Erkel Theatre on 21 and 23 January 2020. The guest performances of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb are organised under the Croatian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.
In accordance with the guidelines issued by the Government of Hungary on 11 March 2020, all performances at the Hungarian State Opera are cancelled until further notice.
first ballet master, ballet teacher, company répétiteur, choreographer
Member of the Hungarian State Opera since: 1986 Education and training: Hungarian Dance Academy (1986) Teachers: Zsuzsa Kun, Tamás Koren Awards and recognitions: Hungarian Gold Cross of Merit, civil division (2015) EuroPAS (2005) Award for best choreographer for her work Chapter 2, Saint-Sauveur Dance Festival, Canada (2003) Harangozó Award (2001) Professional history: Principal ballet master of the Hungarian National Ballet (2014-) Guest appearances: Austria, Italy, Germany, Canada, Hong Kong, Taiwan Appearances: Kolibri Theatre: Portrayed Josephine Baker (in a singing-dancing-speaking role) in a Gombár–Egerházi stage play Erkel Theatre: Played Ida in J. Strauss's Die Fledermaus Regularly appears at productions of Ballet Pécs as a guest artist Ballet master activities: Eifman/Rachmaninoff/Mussorgsky/Wagner: The Karamazovs –Company répétiteur (2009) András Lukács: Whirling – Répétiteur (2010) Choreographic activities: Also serves as assistant choreographer for Attila Egerházi and as a costume designer Has also presented independent choreographies since 2002 Choreographies: Orpheus in the Underworld (Müpa Budapest, 2015) Carmen (director: Pál Oberfrank) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2014) Tannhäuser, revival (director: Miklós Szinetár) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2013) Ariadne auf Naxos (director: Ferenc Anger) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2013) Mefistofele (director: Balázs Kovalik) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2010) Jekyll and Hyde (musical, music: Frank Wildhorn 2010) Xerxes (director: Balázs Kovalik) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2009) Déja vu (music: Kornél Horváth, 2009) Fifth Season (music: László Dés, 2009) Tannhäuser (director: Miklós Szinetár) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2008) The Jungle Book (musical, music: László Dés, 2008) Eternal Memory (music: Tavener, 2008) Evita (musical, music: Lloyd Webber, 2008) Fragilité (music: Scriabin, 2007) Four Seasons (music: Vivaldi, 2006) Me, Myself and I (music: Tchaikovsky, 2005) Seagull Dance (Trafó House of Contemporary Arts, 2004) Chapter 2 (National Dance Theatre, 2003) Roles: Pártay/Tchaikovsky: Anna Karenina –Tarantella solo Seregi/Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream –Hermina Balanchine/Bizet: Symphony in C major –Soloist for the fourth movement Fodor/Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin –The Girl Harangozó/Farkas: The Sly Students –Rózsika Harangozó/Kocsák: Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs –Monster Vainonen/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker –Russian Dance Petipa/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake –Hungarian Dance Seregi/Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet –Tarantella Seregi/Goldmark: The Taming of the Shrew –Servant maid Forsythe/Willems: In The Middle, Somewhat Elevated –Solo girl