The Ball of the Monarchy
The show is a spectacular classic-romantic dance concert featuring close to 200 Hungarian dancers and musicians. The joint dance production presents the most significant national and regional cultural achievements and trends at the highest artistic level, emphasising the mutual presence of tradition and modernity, creativity and innovation.
The dance piece tells about the outstanding ages of the compromise within the historic Austro-Hungarian Monarchy.
In the picturesque Margaret Island Stage lyrical and dynamic scenes, evoking the atmosphere of the ball rooms of the aristocracy as well as the rural people’s archaic dance and music heritage.
I. Symphonic Dance Concert
Budafok Dohnányi Symphonic Orchestra, Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, Duna Art Ensemble
II. The Ball of the Monarchy
From the Reform Age to the Millennium
Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, Duna Art Ensemble, Bartina Dance Ensemble, Szekszárd, Bem Dance Ensemble, Brass Band of the Disaster Management Directorate