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Marianna Venekei

Marianna Venekei

first ballet master, ballet teacher, company répétiteur, choreographer
 

Member of the Hungarian State Opera since: 1986

Education and training:
Hungarian Dance Academy (1986)
Teachers:
Zsuzsa Kun, Tamás Koren

Awards and recognitions:
Seregi Award (2020)
Hungarian Gold Cross of Merit, civil division (2015)
EuroPAS (2005)
Award for best choreographer for her work Chapter 2, Saint-Sauveur Dance Festival, Canada (2003)
Harangozó Award (2001)

Professional history:
Principal ballet master of the Hungarian National Ballet (2014-)
Guest appearances:
Austria, Italy, Germany, Canada, Hong Kong, Taiwan

Appearances:
Kolibri Theatre: Portrayed Josephine Baker (in a singing-dancing-speaking role) in a Gombár–Egerházi stage play
Erkel Theatre: Played Ida in J. Strauss's Die Fledermaus
Regularly appears at productions of Ballet Pécs as a guest artist

Ballet master activities:
Eifman/Rachmaninoff/Mussorgsky/Wagner: The Karamazovs  Company répétiteur (2009)
András Lukács: Whirling – Répétiteur (2010)

Choreographic activities:
Also serves as assistant choreographer for Attila Egerházi and as a costume designer
Has also presented independent choreographies since 2002

Choreographies:
Götterdämmerung (director: Géza M. Tóth) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2022)
Die Ruinen von Athen (director: Pál Oberfrank) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2021)
Firebirds (composer: Igor Stravinsky) – ballet production  (Hungarian State Opera House, 2021)
Messiah (director: Ferenc Anger) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2019)
The Gold and the Woman (director: Csaba Káel) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2019)
Siegfried-idyll (director: Péter Kálloy Molnár) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2019)
Operetta gala (Moscow, Bolshoi Theatre, 2018)
A Streetcar Named Desire (Ballet version of the play of the same title by Tennessee Williams, composer: László Dés) – dance-drama (Hungarian State Opera House, 2017)
Traviata (director: Ferenc Anger) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2016)
Walkür (director: Géza M. Tóth) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2016)
Die Königin von Saba (director: Káel Csaba) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2015)
Faust (director: Michał Znaniecki) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2015)
Alexanders Feast (director: Csaba Káel) – dance interlude(Müpa, 2014)
Orpheus in the Underworld (Müpa Budapest, 2015)
Carmen (director: Pál Oberfrank) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2014)
Tannhäuser, revival (director: Miklós Szinetár) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2013)
Ariadne auf Naxos (director: Ferenc Anger) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2013)
Siegfried (director: Géza M. Tóth) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2013)
The Beatlecracker Suite – ballet based on the music of Tchaikovsky and the Beatles (Hungarian State Opera House, 2013)
Mefistofele (director: Balázs Kovalik) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2010)
Jekyll and Hyde (musical, music: Frank Wildhorn 2010)
Xerxes (director: Balázs Kovalik) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2009)
Déja vu (music: Kornél Horváth, 2009)
Fifth Season (music: László Dés, 2009)
Tannhäuser (director: Miklós Szinetár) – dance interlude (Hungarian State Opera House, 2008)
The Jungle Book (musical, music: László Dés, 2008)
Eternal Memory (music: Tavener, 2008)
Evita (musical, music: Lloyd Webber, 2008)
Fragilité (music: Scriabin, 2007)
Four Seasons (music: Vivaldi, 2006)
Me, Myself and I (music: Tchaikovsky, 2005)
Seagull Dance (Trafó House of Contemporary Arts, 2004)
Chapter 2 (National Dance Theatre, 2003)

Roles:
Pártay/Tchaikovsky: Anna Karenina  Tarantella solo
Seregi/Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream  Hermina
Balanchine/Bizet: Symphony in C major  Soloist for the fourth movement
Fodor/Bartók: The Miraculous Mandarin  The Girl
Harangozó/Farkas: The Sly Students  Rózsika
Harangozó/Kocsák: Snow White and the 7 Dwarfs  Monster
Vainonen/Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker  Russian Dance
Petipa/Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake  Hungarian Dance
Seregi/Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet  Tarantella
Seregi/Goldmark: The Taming of the Shrew  Servant maid
Forsythe/Willems: In The Middle, Somewhat Elevated  Solo girl

Performances

September 1. 18:00
ballet 12 rehearsal
László Seregi / Károly Goldmark / Frigyes Hidas

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

Hungarian State Opera
September 2. 18:00
ballet 12 rehearsal
László Seregi / Károly Goldmark / Frigyes Hidas

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

Hungarian State Opera
September 3. 19:00
ballet 12
László Seregi / Károly Goldmark / Frigyes Hidas

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

Hungarian State Opera
05. Hágai Katalin season ticket
September 4. 11:00
ballet 12
László Seregi / Károly Goldmark / Frigyes Hidas

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

Hungarian State Opera
September 9. 19:00
ballet 12
László Seregi / Károly Goldmark / Frigyes Hidas

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

Hungarian State Opera
37. ifj. Harangozó Gyula season ticket
September 15. 19:00
ballet 12
László Seregi / Károly Goldmark / Frigyes Hidas

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

Hungarian State Opera
06. Dózsa Imre season ticket
September 17. 19:00
ballet 12
László Seregi / Károly Goldmark / Frigyes Hidas

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

Hungarian State Opera
September 18. 19:00
ballet 12
László Seregi / Károly Goldmark / Frigyes Hidas

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

Hungarian State Opera
34. Orosz Adél season ticket
September 21. 19:00
ballet 12
László Seregi / Károly Goldmark / Frigyes Hidas

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

Hungarian State Opera
12. Róka István season ticket
October 6. 18:00
ballet 14 rehearsal
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
October 8. 19:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
05. Hágai Katalin season ticket
October 9. 11:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
09. Pongor Ildikó season ticket
October 12. 19:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
34. Orosz Adél season ticket
October 14. 19:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
06. Dózsa Imre season ticket
October 16. 11:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
October 19. 19:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
15. Szakály György season ticket
October 21. 19:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
16. Kincses Veronika season ticket
October 22. 11:00
ballet 14
Sir Kenneth MacMillan / Franz Liszt / John Lanchbery

MAYERLING

Hungarian State Opera
October 28. 20:00
contemporary ballet 18
Marianna Venekei / Tennessee Williams / László Dés

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
21 Volf Katalin season ticket
October 29. 20:00
contemporary ballet 18
Marianna Venekei / Tennessee Williams / László Dés

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
October 30. 19:00
contemporary ballet 18
Marianna Venekei / Tennessee Williams / László Dés

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
November 4. 20:00
contemporary ballet 18
Marianna Venekei / Tennessee Williams / László Dés

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
35. Pászthy Júlia season ticket
November 5. 11:00
contemporary ballet 18
Marianna Venekei / Tennessee Williams / László Dés

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
27. Pártay Lilla season ticket
November 6. 11:00
contemporary ballet 18
Marianna Venekei / Tennessee Williams / László Dés

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
November 6. 19:00
contemporary ballet 18
Marianna Venekei / Tennessee Williams / László Dés

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
34. Orosz Adél season ticket
November 10. 17:00
contemporary opera 16 rehearsal
Richard Wagner

DIE WALKÜRE

Hungarian State Opera
November 12. 11:00
contemporary ballet 18
Marianna Venekei / Tennessee Williams / László Dés

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
November 12. 19:00
contemporary ballet 18
Marianna Venekei / Tennessee Williams / László Dés

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
24. Barlay Zsuzsa season ticket
November 13. 19:00
contemporary ballet 18
Marianna Venekei / Tennessee Williams / László Dés

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Eiffel Art Studios – Miklós Bánffy Stage
November 17. 16:00
contemporary opera 16 rehearsal
Richard Wagner

SIEGFRIED

Hungarian State Opera
November 19. 16:00
contemporary opera 16
Richard Wagner

SIEGFRIED

Hungarian State Opera
02. Molnár András season ticket
November 24. 16:00
contemporary opera 16 rehearsal
Richard Wagner

GÖTTERDÄMMERUNG

Hungarian State Opera
November 27. 11:00
classic ballet 6 rehearsal
Wayne Eagling / Tamás Solymosi / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

THE NUTCRACKER

Hungarian State Opera
November 30. 19:00
classic ballet 6
Wayne Eagling / Tamás Solymosi / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

THE NUTCRACKER

Hungarian State Opera
06. Dózsa Imre season ticket
December 2. 19:00
classic ballet 6
Wayne Eagling / Tamás Solymosi / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

THE NUTCRACKER

Hungarian State Opera
37. ifj. Harangozó Gyula season ticket
December 4. 11:00
classic ballet 6
Wayne Eagling / Tamás Solymosi / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

THE NUTCRACKER

Hungarian State Opera
09. Pongor Ildikó season ticket
December 11. 18:00
classic ballet 6
Wayne Eagling / Tamás Solymosi / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

THE NUTCRACKER

Hungarian State Opera
05. Hágai Katalin season ticket
March 2. 18:00
mixed opera 12 rehearsal
Ferenc Erkel

HUNYADI LÁSZLÓ

Hungarian State Opera
March 16. 18:00
ballet 12 rehearsal
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
March 18. 18:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
March 19. 18:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
March 21. 18:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
06. Dózsa Imre season ticket
March 23. 18:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
March 24. 18:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
16. Kincses Veronika season ticket
March 25. 18:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
05. Hágai Katalin season ticket
March 26. 11:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
09. Pongor Ildikó season ticket
March 29. 18:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
15. Szakály György season ticket
March 30. 18:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
March 31. 18:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
April 1. 18:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
April 2. 11:00
ballet 12
Rudi van Dantzig / Toer van Schayk / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

SWAN LAKE

Hungarian State Opera
April 13. 18:00
ballet rehearsal
Marius Petipa / Alexander Gorsky / Kasyan Goleizovsky / Michael Messerer / Ludwig Minkus

DON QUIXOTE

Hungarian State Opera
April 15. 19:00
ballet
Marius Petipa / Alexander Gorsky / Kasyan Goleizovsky / Michael Messerer / Ludwig Minkus

DON QUIXOTE

Hungarian State Opera
April 16. 11:00
ballet
Marius Petipa / Alexander Gorsky / Kasyan Goleizovsky / Michael Messerer / Ludwig Minkus

DON QUIXOTE

Hungarian State Opera
09. Pongor Ildikó season ticket
April 16. 19:00
ballet
Marius Petipa / Alexander Gorsky / Kasyan Goleizovsky / Michael Messerer / Ludwig Minkus

DON QUIXOTE

Hungarian State Opera
April 19. 19:00
ballet
Marius Petipa / Alexander Gorsky / Kasyan Goleizovsky / Michael Messerer / Ludwig Minkus

DON QUIXOTE

Hungarian State Opera
06. Dózsa Imre season ticket
April 21. 19:00
ballet
Marius Petipa / Alexander Gorsky / Kasyan Goleizovsky / Michael Messerer / Ludwig Minkus

DON QUIXOTE

Hungarian State Opera
16. Kincses Veronika season ticket
April 23. 11:00
ballet
Marius Petipa / Alexander Gorsky / Kasyan Goleizovsky / Michael Messerer / Ludwig Minkus

DON QUIXOTE

Hungarian State Opera
April 23. 19:00
ballet
Marius Petipa / Alexander Gorsky / Kasyan Goleizovsky / Michael Messerer / Ludwig Minkus

DON QUIXOTE

Hungarian State Opera
05. Hágai Katalin season ticket
April 30. 11:00
ballet
Marius Petipa / Alexander Gorsky / Kasyan Goleizovsky / Michael Messerer / Ludwig Minkus

DON QUIXOTE

Hungarian State Opera
June 9. 18:00
contemporary ballet 12 rehearsal
Boris Eifman / ifj. Johann Strauss

THE PYGMALION EFFECT

Hungarian State Opera
June 15. 18:00
contemporary opera 18 rehearsal
Richard Strauss

ARIADNE AUF NAXOS

Hungarian State Opera
July 13. 18:00
contemporary opera 16 rehearsal
Giuseppe Verdi

LA TRAVIATA

Hungarian State Opera