The Hungarian State Opera and its National Ballet are here for two weeks at a time when Hungary’s government is leaning in an autocratic direction.
Gould’s newly discovered Bach score, “Lucia” and the Hungarian State Opera were among the highlights.
Viktor Orban’s government has invested hundreds of millions of dollars in the Hungarian State Opera. Now the company is coming to Trump’s America.
An article in a pro-government newspaper attacked a previously popular production at the Hungarian State Opera, which has dropped 15 performances of the show.
To pass as a dancer in “Red Sparrow,” Ms. Lawrence turned to a choreographer, a partner, a dance double and a “ballet-boot-camp guy.”
A Hungarian State Opera production uses predominantly white performers, despite the creators’ wishes for it only to be performed by black singers.