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.
Opera singer, Chamber Singer of the Hungarian State Opera (2017/2018)baritone
Education and training: Novosibirsk State Music Academy M. Glinka – department of voice, pedagogy and choral directing Teachers: Yevgenia Kradjinova, Vladimir Didkovski
Awards and recognitions: Chamber Singer of the Hungarian State Opera, season 2017/2018 (2017) Officer's Cross of the Hungarian Order of Merit, civil division (2017) Mihály Székely Commemorative Plaquette (2012) Artist of Excellence of the Republic of Hungary (2010) Eternal Member of the Company of Immortals (a television award based on votes from the audience, 2006) György Melis Award (2006) Artist of Merit of the Republic of Hungary (2004) Principal roles: Verdi: Rigoletto – Rigoletto Verdi: Macbeth – Macbeth Verdi: Otello –Jago Verdi: Nabucco – Nabucco Verdi: La traviata –Germont Verdi: Il trovatore –Count di Luna Verdi: Don Carlos –Marquis of Posa Verdi: Aida –Amonasro Verdi: Un ballo in maschera –Renato Giordano: Andrea Chénier –Gérard Puccini: Tosca –Scarpia Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor –Lord Ashton Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore –Dulcamara Bizet: Carmen –Escamillo Gounod: Faust –Valentin Bellini: I puritani –Richard Tchaikovsky: Onegin – Onegin Tchaikovsky: The Queen of Spades –Count Tomsky Verdi: I vespri siciliani –Monforte Verdi: Simon Boccanegra – Simon Boccanegra His repertoire includes 52 operas, 26 oratorios and masses and some 200 songs by around 20 composers.
Professional career: Guest appearances: Recurring visits for guest appearances to the United Kingdom, France, Italy, Egypt, Croatia, Israel, Thailand, Austria, Slovakia, Slovenia, Belgium, Poland, Czech Republic, Greece, Spain, Germany, Japan, Cyprus, Finland and Switzerland. Solo record: Dargomyzhsky: Songs and Romances (Hungaroton 2004) Biographical book with supplementary DVD: Gábor Winkler: Fokanov: Finding His Home in Ours (Tudomány Kiadó, 2015)