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Levente Molnár (Bánk bán) and István Rácz (Tiborc) © Attila Nagy
New York City

A worthy rarity: Erkel’s Bánk bán has its belated American première

By , 30 October 2018
****1
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Sophie Koch (Venus) and Stephen Gould (Tannhäuser) © Zsófia Pályi, Müpa Budapest
Budapest

Tannhäuser's long and tortuous journey of the spirit in Budapest

By , 17 June 2018
****1
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Budapest

Hungarian State Opera's slow-motion The Queen of Sheba verges on La Sonnambula

By , 18 May 2017
***11
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Budapest

A national classic in a convoluted staging: Erkel's Hunyadi László in Budapest

By , 10 March 2017
**111
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Budapest

Lack of emotional connection in Pique Dame in Budapest

By , 03 March 2017
**111
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Budapest

A one-woman show: new Lucia di Lammermoor opens in Budapest

By , 18 November 2016
**111
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Budapest

Tosca in Budapest: cast captivates in Puccini's shabby little shocker

By , 05 November 2016
***11
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Péter Balczó (Alfredo) and Erika Miklósa (Violetta) © Attila Nagy
Budapest

A new Traviata with passions running low in Budapest

By , 24 September 2016
**111
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© Zsófia Pályi / Attila Nagy
Budapest

Drowned in the orchestral storm: Otello at the Hungarian State Opera

By , 27 May 2016
**111
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Szilvia Vörös and Klára Kolonits © Attila Nagy
Budapest

Dazzling performances from the star-cross'd lovers: Capuleti e i Montecchi in Budapest

By , 23 May 2016
***11
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Lado Ataneli (Macbeth) and Szilvia Rálik (Lady Macbeth) © Péter Rákossy
Budapest

Witches at centre stage in Hungarian Macbeth

By , 22 May 2016
***11
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Ambrogio Maestri (Falstaff) © Péter Rákossy
Budapest

Ambrogio Maestri lifts Budapest's Falstaff

By , 22 May 2016
****1
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Gabriella Létay Kiss (Leonora) and Mihály Kálmándi (Il Conte di Luna) © Attila Nagy
Budapest

A lacklustre Trovatore opens at the Erkel Theatre, Budapest

By , 18 March 2016
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Stuart Neill (Radamès) and Ildikó Komlósi (Amneris) © Zsófia Pályi
Budapest

An Aida in Budapest that could be re-named Amneris

By , 27 February 2016
****1
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Orsolya Sáfár (Mimì) © Attila Nagy
Budapest

Damiano Michieletto's La bohème 2.0 in Budapest: dramatically convincing

By , 26 February 2016
****1
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Éva Bátori, István Kovács, Caroline Melzer, Tomás Tómasson, Szilvia Rálik © Péter Rákossy
Budapest

Fine Budapest cast tears into lacerating Lear

By , 30 January 2016
****1
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Jee Hye Han (Turandot) © Attila Nagy
Budapest

In the best tradition: Hungarian State Opera's glossy Turandot

By , 30 January 2016
***11
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Erwin Schrott (Don Giovanni) © Péter Rákossy
Budapest

Erwin Schrott makes his Budapest debut as Don Giovanni

By , 04 December 2015
***11
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Budapest

Stairway to heaven: a thrilling Mefistofele in Budapest

By , 28 May 2015
*****
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Budapest

Der Freischütz: Sándor Zsóter takes brave aim but misses the mark

By , 27 May 2015
**111
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Budapest

Devilishly good fun: Gábor Bretz’s Méphistophélès dominates the stage in Budapest

By , 26 May 2015
***11
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