Join Together and Pitch In! / Star Gala in the Park

Charity day to support the István Regőczi Foundation for Coronavirus Orphans

Open&Renewed 21/22

Carmen

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

Pope John Paul II: Przed sklepem jubilera (The Jeweller's Shop)

Contemplation on the sacrament of marriage with Krzysztof Penderecki's music, in one part, in Hungarian

Fresh Impulses

Balletevening in three parts

Salome

Music drama in one act, in German, with Hungarian and English surtitles

König Stephan / Die Ruinen von Athen

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News

Plácido Domingo to perform Simon Boccanegra on stage of the restored Opera House
July 23, 2021, 5:41 p.m.

Plácido Domingo to perform Simon Boccanegra on stage of the restored Opera House

International opera star Plácido Domingo spent time in Budapest in July. His stay in the capital gave him the opportunity to see the Opera House, which is currently under restoration and modernization. His visit also served the purpose to sign his contract with the Hungarian State Opera for the 2021/22 season.

Patricia Petibon and Lawrence Brownlee at the Star Gala in the Park
July 20, 2021, 4:29 p.m.

Patricia Petibon and Lawrence Brownlee at the Star Gala in the Park

Following Jonas Kaufmann's concert to inaugurate park of the Eiffel Art Studios in 2020, the Zoltán Kodály Park is once again the venue to bring together the audience and international guest stars. The French coloratura soprano Patrica Petibon and the American bel canto tenor Lawrence Brownlee make their appearance at 7 p.m. on 21 August 2021 at an open-air concert at Eiffel Art Studios, the Hungarian State Opera's new artistic complex. The programme also features Hungarian soloists accompanied by the Hungarian State Opera Orchestra and Chorus. The gala is organised as part of a charity day to support the István Regőczi Foundation for Coronavirus Orphans. Addressing the audience will be Anita Herczegh, wife of the President of Hungary, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Foundation.

The new Hungarian State Opera production of Andrea Chénier on OperaVision
June 24, 2021, 3:18 p.m.

The new Hungarian State Opera production of Andrea Chénier on OperaVision

The new Hungarian State Opera production of Andrea Chénier, the masterpiece by Umberto Giordano is available to view on OperaVision between 2 July 2021 (from 7:00 p.m. CET) and 2 January 2022. The recording of the 29 May premiere staged by Fabio Ceresa stars outstanding Hungarian soloists Boldizsár László, Eszter Sümegi and Michele Kalmandy under the baton of Balázs Kocsár.

2021/22 SEASON