Budapesti Tavaszi Fesztivál #ittahelyem 2020

Events

György Kurtág: Fin de partie (Endgame) – Hungarian première
Müpa Budapest — Béla Bartók National Concert Hall
10th April, 2020 7.00 pm
György Kurtág: Fin de partie (Endgame) – Hungarian première

According to a critic, Kurtág’s Fin de partie is a loving farewell to 20th-century modernism. Based on Samuel Beckett’s drama, György Kurtág’s opera was premiered in Milan in November 2018. The Teatro alla Scala’s production...

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Liszt: Sardanapalo
Müpa Budapest — Béla Bartók National Concert Hall
16th April, 2020 7.30 pm
Liszt: Sardanapalo

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...

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The City of Marias – premiere
Rákóczi téri Vásárcsarnok
17th April, 2020 8.00 pm
The City of Marias – premiere

The production was inspired by Astor Piazzolla’s music, and the heroine of his well-known tango opera, María, who is not a single person but Womanhood herself in the maze of a metropolis. We see all the stages of life as her fate unfolds; we...

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