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Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker has for decades been an essential part of the Opera's run-up to Christmas. In memory of Vasili Vainonen and Gusztáv Oláh, we first presented for Christmas of 2015 a newly buffed-up show that follows classical ballet traditions while still conforming to the requirements of 21st century dance and set design. Partnering with Tamás Solymosi to choreograph a new fairy-tale ballet for the classical-music piece is a true Nutcracker specialist: the internationally renowned Wayne Eagling. This is the first time in the life of the Hungarian National Ballet that an artist of such worldwide stature has developed a choreography tailored specifically to its members, as well as taking inspiration from them.



After watching David Belasco's play The Girl of the Golden West on his…

Opera in two parts, three acts, in Hungarian, with Hungarian and English surtitles

World premiere of the classic Hungarian rock-opera as arranged for operatic voices and…

Sir Frederick Ashton / Ferdinand Hérold: A rosszul őrzött lány Tánckomédia két felvonásban

Opera in two parts, four acts, in Italian, with Hungarian and English surtitles

Johann Strauss: Die Fledermaus (The Bat) Operetta in three acts in Hungarian, with…