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Events

Budapest Art Week
Budapest galleries and museums
16th April, 2020 10.00 am
Budapest Art Week

Held for the fifth time, the Budapest Art Week presents works in the most diverse styles, and provides a meeting opportunity for the actors of the heterogeneous and complex world in which they exist: artists, art historians, curators, gallery...

#exhibitions #fine arts and design

NoGravity: Aria
National Dance Theatre — Main Auditorium
16th April, 2020 7.00 pm
NoGravity: Aria

Inspired by the breathtaking, marvellous elements and extraordinary apparatuses of renaissance and baroque theatre, Emiliano Pellisari wanted his company to speak a unified language of theatre by combining the different forms of performing art, such...

#crossover #dance #chamber concerts

Staatskapelle Weimar
Müpa Budapest — Béla Bartók National Concert Hall
16th April, 2020 7.30 pm
Staatskapelle Weimar

130 years after the death of a composer, rarely are such works discovered that substantially alter our view of the oeuvre. Ferenc Liszt was a unique composer in this regard as well: the surviving first act of the opera he based on Byron’s...

#opera

Ernő Kállai (violin) and János Balázs (piano) in Concert
Pesti Vigadó — Ceremonial Hall
16th April, 2020 7.30 pm
Ernő Kállai (violin) and János Balázs (piano) in Concert

A charismatic member of his generation, violinist Ernő Kállai studied at Budapest’s Liszt Academy and the New York Juilliard School; at the latter institution, Itzhak Perlman was his mentor. A devotee of chamber music, he has known János...

#chamber concerts

Freak Fusion Cabaret: Restlesslegs – world premiere
Trafó House of Contemporary Arts
16th April, 2020 8.00 pm
Freak Fusion Cabaret: Restlesslegs – world premiere

The theme of this production is the restless legs syndrome (RLS), a frequent, characteristic form of sleep disorder. The sensation is difficult to describe: it’s as if the limbs were involuntarily yawning, an unpleasant stimulus that is...

#contemporary circus

Manu Delago Ensemble: Circadian
A38 Ship — Concert Hall
16th April, 2020 8.00 pm
Manu Delago Ensemble: Circadian

Manu Delago is an internationally acknowledged player of the handpan, a percussion instrument developed in the 21st century. He collaborates with such iconic artists and ensembles as Björk, Ólafur Arnalds, the Cinematic Orchestra and Anoushka...

#popular music