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Monteverdi’s Opera ‘L’Orfeo’ in Palace of Arts Budapest

Monteverdi's Opera 'L’Orfeo' in Palace of Arts Budapest

Monteverdi’s popular ‘L’Orfeo’ is back in Palace of Arts Budapest. Soloists will include singers from the world over, with the Hungarian Emoke Barath and the Italian Valerio Contaldo featured in the main roles. The dancers are working with choreographer Sigrid T’Hooft, one of the foremost experts of Baroque steps, who has supported the orchestra’s performances of early music for years. …

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Puccini’s Manon Lescaut in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Puccini's Manon Lescaut in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Experience Puccini’s third opera and his first big success, the Manon Lescaut, in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest. Manon Lescaut is an opera in four acts by Giacomo Puccini, composed between 1890 and 1893. The story is based on a novel from 1731. In a bittersweet romantic story, Manon meets the young student, Des Grieux, and they fall in love. …

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Puccini’s Madame Butterfly in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Puccini's Madame Butterfly in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

One of the most popular opera concerts of Puccini, Madame Butterfly, is in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest. Madame Butterfly is a favourite with music lovers all over the world. Based on John Luther Long’s short story, Madame Butterfly tells the tale of Ciocio-San, a 15 year old Japanese girl who becomes the bride of an American naval officer. Puccini …

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Cosi fan tutte in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Cosi fan tutte in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

An inspiring and thrilling Italian-language opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will be featured in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest. SUNG IN ITALIAN Meaning “all women are like that”, Cosi fan tutte is a dramatic and engaging work by the famous composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Approximate Running Time: 160 min Concert Venue: Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest Concert …

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Porgy and Bess in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Porgy and Bess in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

One of the most thought provoking, gritty operas is Porgy and Bess, which well be featured in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest. George Gershwin’s popular and controversial work was written alongside DuBose Heyward, whose novel and play ‘Porgy’ was the inspiration for the opera. Taking place in the fictional location of Catfish Row in the late 1920’s, the story examines …

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Carmen in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Carmen in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Do not miss to enjoy one of the most popular operas, Carmen in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest. Carmen is among the renowned operas in the world, composed by Georges Bizet. The play was written by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halevy, and based on a short story by Prosper Merimee. The intoxicating melodies together with the unique atmosphere represent the …

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Bank Ban in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Bank Ban in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Seize this unique opportunity to watch the most popular Hungarian opera in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest. The tragic story of Bank Ban was first performed in 1861 and been a nation’s favourite ever since. Concert Venue: Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest Concert Date: 14 March – 7 April, 2019 Booking: book your tickets for this Budapest concert on the …

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La Gioconda – Ponchielli Concert in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

La Gioconda - Ponchielli Concert in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

La Gioconda is an opera in four acts and will be performed in Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest. Ponchielli’s La Gioconda premiered on April 8, 1876, at Teatro alla Scala in Milan and quickly became one of the major Italian operas at a time when Verdi was the most popular. The story takes us back in the 17th century Venice. Concert Venue: Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest …

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Lucia di Lammermoor in Erkel Opera Theatre in Budapest

Lucia di Lammermoor in Erkel Theatre in Budapest

Lucia di Lammermoor is a much-anticipated event of Ferenc Erkel Theatre Budapest’s season. Rival families, obsessions and a marriage doomed to damnation, Lucia di Lammermoor is Donizetti‘s most compelling romantic drama. Concert Venue: Ferenc Erkel Opera Theatre Budapest Concert Date: 17-23 February, 2019 Booking: book your tickets for this Budapest concert on the following page Concert Program in Ferenc Erkel …

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