Dear audience, it has been a tradition of 130 years at the Hungarian State Opera that at the end of the first act of Parsifal applause is not recommended. We kindly ask you to keep that noble tradition alive by not applauding after the first act. Thank you for your understanding.
The Hungarian State Opera commemorated the 50th anniversary if the first release of the Beatles album Please Please Me with a special concert, giving a selection of classical adaptations of Beatles tunes.
The Hungarian Ministry of Human Resources has appointed Szilveszter Ókovács as General Director of the Hungarian State Opera for five years. The Minister’s decision has been made in accordance to the recommendation of the Tender Board.