X-Section of three Hungarian theatres

2011.01.26. 14:51


The internationally known Katona József Theatre, the National Theatre and the Örkény Theatre joined in the framework of a showcase to present nine of their shows in four days (10-13 February) with English surtitles or simultanuous translation. The shows are open to the general public so it is a unique opportunity for theatre fan expats or tourists staying in the capital.

The participating theatres and shows:

Katona József Theatre:

Ivanov by Chekhov, directed by Tamás Ascher

Rattledanddisappeared by András Vinnai and Viktor Bodó (based on The Trial by F. Kafka), dicected by Viktor Bodó

The Two-Headed Beast by Sándor Weöres, directed by Gábor Máté

National Theatre:

Three Sisters by Chekhov, directed by Andrei Serban

Mein Kampf by George Tabori, directed by Roland Rába

Hunting Scenes from Lower Bavaria by Martin Speer, directed by Róbert Alföldi

Örkény Theatre:

Kasimir and Karoline by Ödön von Horváth, directed by László Bagossy

The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui by Bertolt Brecht, directed by Sándor Zsótér

Shockheaded Peter by the Tiger Lillies, Julian Crouch and Phelim McDermott, directed by Tamás Ascher