World-famous choreographer László Seregi dies

László Seregi, Hungarian choreographer of such masterpieces as Spartacus, Sylvia, Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Taming of the Shrew and, among many other pieces, the super-popular Hungarian version of Cats, passed away at the age of 83.

The Hungarian National Ballet's Romeo and Juliet series in June will be performed in memoriam of this unforgettable Renaissance artist, world class theatrical talent, former director of the Company.
In April 2013, a Seregi-month featuring his Shakespeare-ballets will remind us all of Master Seregi, who has taken parts of our hearts with him.

László Seregi's farewell ceremony will take place on the 24th of May at 11 a.m. in the foyer of the Hungarian State Opera, followed by the funeral service at 2.15 p.m. in the Farkasréti cemetery.