Program archive

April

6 April / 7 pm
Blaskó Borbála: Csajka
– based on Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull –
Performance dealing with general problems of the world, with insolvable questions, without evident answers. With undecided directions, antagonistic views, fathomless relations. With hunger for love without love

11 April / 7 pm
Foundry Dance TheatreLosing one’s soul
– Ambition programme –
The main goal of the performance is to show the process of how one’s soul wastes away; which are the factors that help the body becoming soulless.

13 April / 19 h (p.m.)
M StudioElevator – boys will be boys
The elevator is a narrow space where people get on and off, going up and down without getting in touch with each other. The elevator is always on the move. But if suddenly it gets stuck on the way, anything can happen.

March

2 Mar / 19 h (p.m.)
Patak (Brook)–From Fountain to Sea
Deep Folk Trance – Vast musical spaces, sublte, deep emotions, visceral roots and trance, via Hungarian and Transylvanian folk songs.

3 Mar / 19 h (p.m.) Saumya Shukla – Kathak Artist:
Stories of India – An evening of Indian
Classical Dance by Ms.Saumya Shukla & Friends

6-7 Mar / 19 h (p.m.) Stern Lili – LOOP POOL

19-20 Mar / 19 h (p.m.)
Melinda Petery/ Notre DanceNerveless brain / (te)nder
(te)nder
Virtual matchmaking, or the rise of the meat market in our day.

22-23 Mar / 19 h (p.m.)
Gangaray Dance CompanyIris
Time is nature’s way of keeping everything from happening at once. Space is what prevents everything from happening to me. /John Archibald Wheeler/

Január

12 Jan / 7 p.m.
Feledi Project: The Waves
– impressions, feelings, rolling thoughts and visions about ourselves and others –
The Waves is a monologue of six people whose lifes are connected from childhood to old age. Life is interwoven by short moments to which we do not pay attention but have their mark upon or inside us forever.
The performance reflects the world created by Virginia Woolf, that is the complex mixture of frustration, joy, tenderness and loneliness.

18 Jan / 7 p.m.
Zadam Company: exPre
– premier –
The performance deals with the shaping and functioning of the human mind, comparing it with the animal existence, confronting it with artificial intelligence.

19 Jan / 7 p.m.
IN-PACT: Desdemonium
– Ambition programme –
The special duo – KERTÉSZ Mónika opera singer and HALÁSZ Gábor dancer-choreographer – snatch Desdemona’s character from Rossini’s opera, Othello and put it into today’s world.

22 Jan / 7 p.m.
Klári Pataky Dance Company: Like a landscape…
– premier –
With the new communities, created by the world of internet, there is a new era of social relations and friendships. Does this era make us lonely?
Relations. Loosen up. Tied again. Lost opportunities.Labyrinthine textile. Like a landscape… Mountains, valleys, rivers, lakes, deserts, dense forests, bare plateaus, dark ditches…

25 Jan / 7 p.m.
Udvarhely Néptáncműhely: Statements
The performance aims to demonstrate the relations and differences between man and woman, with the tools of traditional folk dance.

December

1 Dec / 7 p.m.
Blaskó Borbála: Csajka
– based on Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull
Performance dealing with general problems of the world, with insolvable questions, without evident answers. With undecided directions, antagonistic views, fathomless relations. With hunger for love without love.

7-8 Dec / 7 p.m.
Gangaray Artistic Program: Lyre / In a swirl
– premier –
One night, two performances!
Lyre
Lyrical performance, based on structural forms, a telling style, poetrical pictures, shapes and of course, music.
In a swirl
Performance with thunderous meetings, short intimacy hidden in the force of a moment. How do people feel each other in one moment where there is only little time to get to know one another?

11 Dec / 7 p.m.
Foundry Dance Theater: Losing one’s soul
– Ambition programme –
– premier –
The main goal of the performance is to show the process of how one’s soul wastes away; which are the factors that help the body becoming soulless.

13 Dec / 7 p.m.
Living Picture Theatre: Salon
– premier –
excerpts from the lives of Women in Red
visual movement theatre
Female sculptures brought to life, reform themselves and their relations again and again with gestures abstracted from women’s typical life situations, to the soul-lifting dissonant melodies composed for bandoneón of the famous Argentine composer Astor Piazzola.

November

2 Nov / 6, 7, 8 p.m.
3-4 Nov / 11, 12 a.m., 5, 6, 7, 8 p.m.
Living Picture Theatre / The Carpet
Oriental, visual performance for 4 people on ocassion of the Day of the Dead – without shoes!

13 Nov / 7 p.m.
Feledi Project / The Waves 
– impressions, feelings, rolling thoughts and visions about ourselves and others –
– premier –
The performance reflects the world created by Virginia Woolf.

18 Nov / 7 p.m.
Miskolc National Theater – Miskolc Ballet / Black NoiseSissi Autumn Dance Week
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A remake of the original version created in 2002, Black Noise is about the primal forces which work in all of us. Problems faced by minorities stem from problems faced by all our societies.

19 Nov / 7 p.m.
GG Dance Company / Carnations and RosesSissi Autumn Dance Week
Love has been the moving force behind human thought for centuries; the choreographer examines love and passion from the perspective of the brain.

20 Nov / 7 p.m.
Fót Secondary School of Folk Art / Our past and presentSissi Autumn Dance Week
The faculty of folk dance  aims to meet modern theatrical requirements based on authenticity, though open to encounter contemporary dance techniques as well.
Their programme features a selection of their recent productions.

21 Nov / 7 p.m.
Kecskemét City Ballet / Dances of KecskemétSissi Autumn Dance Week
Zoltán Kodály was one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century and he was born in Kecskemét. The performance is nourished by Kodály intellectual heritage, intends to bring the essence of the composer thoughts by linking them to a more global context in other aspects of life.

22 Nov / 7 p.m.
Bihari János Dance Ensemble / Rapture montageSissi Autumn Dance Week
The happy, and sometimes a bit sad show tells us about the duality of Hungarian traditions; narrating about tradition, wine, bickering, life, death, about happiness in a sad way, about sadness in a happy way, not trivially…

23 Nov / 7 p.m.
Central Europe Dance Theatre / PolySissi Autumn Dance Week
– dynamics of social relationships or modern love affairs –
The play is a collaboration of Eryk Makohon (the founder and head of Cracow Dance
Theatre) and the Central Europe Dance Theatre. The choreography was inspired by the changes of relationships.

24 Nov / 7 p.m.
Figura Studio Theatre / The Only One • Sissi Autumn Dance Week
– Theatrical Assassination on a Body –
It would be a pity not to notice that every single one of us is exceptional. The play emerged out of this recognition with the purpose that the end product itself to be self-identical. It examines the different roles of femininity, occasionally being critical to itself, at times telling a tale casually, at other times by summoning it and truly embodying it.

27-28 Nov / 7 p.m.
Lior Lazarof: Halved
– premier –
Halved deals with power in relationships and the way it appears in intimacy. Attempts to deal with the location of desire within various power struggles. The piece tries to reflect contradictory internal processes which leave us divided: wanting one thing and acting the other.

30 Nov / 7 p.m.
Blaskó Borbála: Csajka
– based on Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull –
Performance dealing with general problems of the world, with insolvable questions, without evident answers. With undecided directions, antagonistic views, fathomless relations. With hunger for love without love.

October

12 Oct / 7 p.m.
Aldebaran Company / Inclusion or the amber existence

13 Oct / 7 p.m.
Carmina Burana
– University of Kaposvár, actor undergraduates, 4th class –

18 Oct / 7 p.m.
IN-PACT / Desdemonium

19 Oct / 7 p.m.
DART / Nesama

25 Oct / 7 p.m.
PR-Evolution Dance Company / 2Me
– mini festival –

26 Oct / 7 p.m.
PR-Evolution Dance Company / Blue men, … and white
– mini festival –

27 Oct / 7 p.m.
PR-Evolution Dance Company / Kaleidoscope – rearranged
– mini festival –

30 Oct / 7 p.m.
Rita Gobi Company / Snapdragons

April

5 April / 7 PM
Carmina Burana
– University of Kaposvár, actor undergraduates, 3rd class –
dance / contemporary

13 April / 7 PM
M. KECSKÉS András: Don Q and IQ

17 April / 7 PM
dot.Consla: SOS levitation
dance / contemporary

28 April / 7 PM
Central Europe Dance Theatre: Epidemic / One more!
– Young Choreographers’ Platform –
dance / contemporary

May

4 May / 7 PM
Living Picture Theatre: Tara’s Shell

9 May / 7 PM
Carmina Burana
– University of Kaposvár, actor undergraduates, 3rd class –

12 May / 7 PM
FINTA Gábor: Deus Ex Machina

14 May / 7 PM
„Dialogue” concert – FERENCZI György and CSOÓRI Sándor Sündi

15-19 May
8th International Monodance Festival
Program: click here!

27 May / 7 PM
Dart Company: Nesama

30 May / 7 PM
Tomas Danielis: The Game – work in progress

March

9 and 10 March / 7 PM
Gangaray Artistic Program: Monoton

12 March / 5 PM
CompagnieinterContemporain – Taming of the shrew

14 March / 7 PM
Zoltán FEICHT: Turn

December

1 December 1.30 p.m.
Central Europe Dance Theatre: Circul8

Góbi Dance Company: Volitant
programme of dunaPart4 contemporary dance festival

2 December 5 p.m.
Molnár – Canabarro: Tropical Escape
programme of dunaPart4 contemporary dance festival

Escapism as alternative resistance; escape not to surrender, but escape as rejection of the dominant normative order and as a way to survive it. The piece is a study of filthy dreams, connecting exoticism and the labour involved in pleasure and fantasy with personal and historical references. Tropical Escape is the first collaborative project between Csaba Molnár and Márcio Kerber Canabarro.

6 December 7 p.m.
Klari Pataky Dance Company: Vertical moment
dance / contemporary

Bethlen Theater presents an extraordinary contemporary dance show on 6 December, and it opens doors to a snatched slice of existence. The chaos of the world appears on stage while Vertical Moment emphasizes its vagueness and vulnerability. Save the date! by Funzine

11 December 7 p.m.
Dialogue Concerts – Music without Boundaries
DANHAUSER Pál and SZTANKOVSZKY Domonkos
concert / folk / world music

15, 16 December 7 p.m.
Gangaray Artistic Program: Back Window
dance / contemporary

17 December 6 p.m.
Trigatu: Dances from India
dance

November

30 November 19 p.m.
Zoltán Nagy: Dark Horse
dance / contemporary

30 November 13 p.m.
Zsuzsa Rózsavölgyi: 1.7
dance / contemporary

5 november
Living Picture Theatre: The Carpet

Inspired by oriental culture, The Carpet is more than a performance: it is a meditative journey. Only available for 4 people at a time, it calls you for a pilgrimage with the aim of getting to the wedding of the soul with eternity. Save the date: 5 November, 10 AM and 11 AM. by Funzine

Oktober

30 October
Klári Pataky Dance Company: Fades, Reappears…
contemporary dance

27 October
GÓBI Rita/SZEGŐ Dávid/Pavla BERANOVÁ: Volitant
contemporary dance

21 October
Second – choreographer: FEICHT Zoltán
contemporary dance

12 October
Allez! – Y Group
programme of CAFe Budapest
premier / dance

May

5 May

Katedrock concert
band from the University of Veterinary in Budapest

11 May
GroundFloor Group: Parental Ctrl
concert-performance / contemporary dance
in Hungarian with English subtitles

19 May
Central Europe Dance Theatre: The Horde
contemporary dance

25-27 May
Trambulin Fest
Gangaray Dance Company’s contemporary dance festival
25th: Shreds – Premier
26th: Frames (with bit of Hungarian words in it)
27th: Secret Vibe / Pseudo – Premier

29 May
GÓBI Rita/SZEGŐ Dávid/Pavla BERANOVÁ: Volitant – Premier
contemporary dance

31 May
A LIST: Interchange – Premier
contemporary dance
Ambition series

April

4th April
Duna Dance Workshop: The Tenth Groom
dance / folk

7th April
Kata Juhász Company: Rechargeable
dance / premier

18th April
Dialogue Concerts – Music without Boundaries
In April with ÁGOSTON Béla and SZABÓ Dániel
concert / folk / world music

28th April
Central Europe Dance Theatre – Lilith / InSoundOut
dance / premier

March

3rd – 4th March7 pm
Gangaray Trambulin: Frames
dance / premier

8th March 7 pm
Kata Juhász: Entertain me
dance

17th March 7 pm
Central Europe Dance Theater (Inner Outlines): Metamorphoses, Nevermind
dance

22nd March 7 pm
House of Asterion
Theatre performance in English (with Hungarian subtitles)
theater / premier

28th March 7 pm
Dialogue Concerts – Endre Papp (viola), Tamás Péter (violin)
concert / folk / world music

February

15th February 7 pm
Klári Pataky Dance Company:Fades, Reappears…
dance / premier

17th February 7 pm
Rita Góbi Dance Company: Don’t Fuss!
music / dance

18th February 7 pm
New Body Composition Co. – Gábor Halász: Storage of Memories
dance

24th February 7 pm
Second – choreographer: Zoltán FEICHT
dance

28th February 7 pm
Dialogue Concerts – Mihály Dresch, Gabriella Tintér
concert / folk / world music

January

8th January 6 pm
Trigatu: Dances from India
dance

14th January 7 pm
Beatrix SIMKÓ/Central Europe Dance Theatre – Cloisters
dance

27th January 7 pm
Klári Pataky Dance Company: Still Life
dance