Posts Tagged ‘Entertainment Budapest’

International Women’s Day – “My Name, Mary Page Marlowe” – Play @ Budapest

My Name, Mary Page Marlowe

Centrál Theater @ 7 p.m.

District, VI., 18. Révay Street – Budapest

In the coming week-end on Sunday, March 8,  will be celebrated around the world the International Women’s Day and on this occasion will feature the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Tracy Letts  American playwright, screenwriter (also author of August Oklahoma and actor an ensemble member of the Steppenwolf Theater Company).

My Name, Mary Page Marlowe, directed by Tamás Puskás will be on stage at the Central Theater. The American Contemporary Drama depicts the life of a woman in eleven images. The play opens with Mary, aged 40, telling her children that she is divorcing their father and moving from Dayton, Ohio, to Kentucky. Her past is subsequently shown with Mary in conflict with her own mother. Later in life she deals with the fallout from three DUI convictions.

The audience are following a secret. Will team up with the image, can be understood what, why happened?
Alexandra Borbély plays the young scenes, and Juli Básti plays the elder scenes. Other members of the cast including Dóra Sztarenki, András Stohl and Péter Scherer.

The play premiered was in April, 2016 at Chicago’s Steppenwolf Theater – USA. Mary Page Marlowe opened Off-Broadway in New York City at the Tony Kiser Theater on July, 12. 2018.
Some tickets are already sold out, but see which date the play is on: online: https://centralszinhaz.jegy.hu/

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Culinary Orchestrating by 5 Award Winning Spanish Chefs @ Budapest

ElClásico Live – Spanish Extravaganza Festival Budapest

The Ritz-Carlton, Budapest – Elizabeth Ballroom

Sunday, March, 1.

7 p.m. – 11 p.m. – LaLiga Tapas Buffet

The celebration of the legendary “ElClásicó” this SunDay – NighDay  at LaLiga and The Ritz-Carlton – Budapest brings exciting Spanish culinary experiences to evoke the spirit of Spain in the heart of Budapest.

A gastronomy treat to not only the Hungarians but for the Spaniards in Hungary to enjoy their homeland tastes.

A unique live ElClásico broadcast starts 9 p.m. Indeed will be an unforgettable evening of gastronomy conducted by world renowned Spanish guest chefs lead by tapas master Ager Urigüen and Jordi Gimeno Benito. Let your taste buds explore  artfully created 20 different irresistible tapas.

As all European football fans known, ElClásicó is the name given to any match between the two fierce rivals of Spain, FC Barcelona and Real Madrid. In addition to the UEFA Champions League final, it is considered to be one of the most important, exciting events at the forefront of European football, followed by millions of fans.

Ticket price: 15000HUF +15% service charge. Price includes LaLiga Tapas Buffet, Spanish Wines. To book call: +36 1 429 5500.

Disfruta del delicioso sabor de las tapas de los chefs de Spanard en Budapest!

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Enter into the fantastic music library of Hans Zimmer – Budapest – 2020

Tuesday, February, 17. 2020.

@ 7.30 p.m.

District, XIV.,  2. Stefánia Rd.

Hans Zimmer is Hollywood’s most sought-after film composer, who has written music for more than 100 movies and is now heading to a European concert tour and for Hans Zimmer music lovers it will be their place to be at the László Papp Budapest Sport Arena.  which will be an important stop in Budapest in February.

Get to hear Hans Zimmer’s greatest hits as you have never heard them before! The Sony Classical released the double-album The World of Hans Zimmer – Symphonic Celebration spring of 2019.

The album features the music from the Zimmer-curated World of Hans Zimmer international concert tour by Semmel Concerts. Regarding to the celebration „The World of Hans Zimmer” has been newly arranged his greatest hits and placed into an electrifying concert to suite for orchestra, choir and soloists. Each to the concert melodies will ring the bell right away.

From the ears … down to the soul … legendary scores as: The Dark Knight , The Da Vinci Code , Lion King , Pirates of the Caribbean and M:i-2 Mission: Impossible 2 will fill the air in the Budapest Arena.  The Orchester,  famous soloists and singers adds  to a fantastic listening experience. Amongst these accomplished musicians are several of Zimmer’s long-time musical collaborators such as Gavin Greenaway (musical director), Lisa Gerrard, multi-instrumentalist Pedro Eustache, and renowned opera singer Valentina Nafornita.

The recording took place at the famous traditional Concert Hall Wiener Konzerthaus featuring renowned ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra and the choir: Neue Wiener Stimmen – conductor Martin Gellner in the course of the Hollywood – Vienna festival.

World of Hans Zimmer – Symphonic Celebration also includes concert suites of the scores of King Arthur, Pearl Harbor , Rush , Madagascar , Spirit , Kung Fu Panda, The Holiday, Hannibal , Gladiator and Inception.

Mark the date on your bootlist and reach the ticket before they are sold, not to miss to be wondering in the world of  well-know music by Hans Zimmer.

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Star Wars: New Hope in Concert @ Budapest – 2018.

 

Papp László Budapest Sport Arena

District, XIV., 2 Stefánia Rd. Budapest

Tuesday,  8 p.m. October 16, 2018.

 Star Wars: A New Hope Concert and Film Show

Surely for many seared into the minds of generations of wonder-struck children … and adult … the music of Star Wars and echoes the first words of the Star Wars film  … “A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away” 

To-day the grown up generation as parents probably coming with their kids to the show to relive and show their kids their favorite film from the late 70s.  An absolute treat for the Star Wars fans. Will most probably enjoy watching pictures on enormous cinema screens and spectacular laser lighting and hearing the music remembering along the way as they grew up with this spectacular film in the history of films.  Share  with your family an exciting journey, not experienced before.

Previously, the performance was held at many parts of the world e.g. London, Ontario, California and coming soon within the Central European tour to Budapest. The audience will experience a visual and acoustic blast at the same time. The film-style, digitally completely revised version of the 1977. Since the release of the first Star Wars movie nearly 40 years ago, the Star Wars saga has had a seismic impact on both cinema and culture, inspiring audiences around the world with its mythic storytelling, captivating characters, groundbreaking special effects and iconic musical scores composed by John Williams.

After the 2007 facelift of the film has undergone recently refreshing of blood to the XXI. century requirements. The Death Star and the Tatooine planet are almost in reality … bringing three truckloads of equipment … having a three-story high-rise projector pioneers the Star Wars movie as it has not been seen by the most fancied fans in the past 40 years.

The sophisticated show with powerful music production is provided by the world-famous Prague Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor – Christopher Eliot, who play Oscar®-winning composer John Williams’ everlasting melodies at the live concert from the original trilogy, running in chronological order, accompanied by clips from the films at the live concert. John Williams has become world-famous for the eight Star Wars films, and for the 1977 song “A New Hope” he also received an Oscar Award. The Empire Returns, The Jedi Returns and The Enchanting Power Music have all been nominated for the most important award in the film industry. Williams has a total of five Oscars, 4 Golden Globes, seven BAFTA and 22 Grammy Awards. With 50 Oscars, John Williams is the most nominated live person, and in the history of the prize he is the second most nominated artist after Walt Disney. John Williams joined the Hollywood Hall of Fame in 2000 and received the Kennedy Center Life Prize. Composer John Williams’ spectacular symphonic soundtrack was named the greatest film score of all time by the American Film Institute .

This is a once-in-a-lifetime  date, opportunity to experience for Star Wars fans. So off you go start to plan to be present, go back in time on the journey with the Star Wars legends. Give a treat for yourself by being at the “Star Wars in Concert” … gain an unforgettable concert experience, no matter if saw it before to re watch enjoy it again.

The tickets quickly are running out, make sure to get your seat at the Arena.

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Mexico Festival @ Budapest 2018.

Mexico Mood in Budapest!

Mark the date to the last week-end … good-bye to August and hit the road to the Mexican colors, lights, shapes, moods, flavors in Budapest

  September, 14 – 16, 2018.
District XI., Bartók Béla Road – Budapest

Mexico’s colors, moods and flavors can be at the fingertips by visiting the festival. May attend at the painters and photo exhibitions also switching over to the workshops. Fiery dance performances, performances and concerts will most probably move the body. Three days  gastronomic delights Mexican cake tastings, Street Taco Mexican Grill at Arriba Taqueria … Spicy meals, for the sweet tooth, alsorts of sweets will make to dance the buds. Movies and stories tell about Mexico. About the exhibition in Budapest will be mentioned the spirit of Frida Kahlo. The children will have the opportunity to create their own artwork inspired graphics by Frida. Also to play a Mexican game! Shoot the ass! – Piñata. Beside many concerts on Friday Réka Tóth and Ágnes Csiki: The Ellas Duo acoustic concert and PERKALAND percussion experience – experience workshop. The 3 day program are full of entertainment.

Participation in the programs is free!

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The 21st Jewish Cultural Festival – Budapest

House of Bálint – Budapest

District, VI., 16. Révay Street

Between August, 27 and September, 27, 2018,

Every day from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. – Djerba mood and color schemes.

On the closing day, Thursday, September, 27, 2018, 5 p.m. family programs will be on the spot.

Within the framework of the 21st Jewish Culture Festival there are more on-site performances, and concerts in Budapest including at the House of Bálint with photo exhibitions, live music, documentary screening.    The program is held with the support of the Tunisian National Tourist Office whereas will be presenting a photo exhibition of the last flourishing “Jewish community in the heart of the Arab world”- Island of Djerba

The official opening on August, 27, 2018, at 5 p.m. will be held by András Heisler, President of the Association of Jewish Communities in Hungary (MAZSIHISZ).

Through the photographs of Anikó Hortolányi and Tamás Falus, the audience may see the life of the world-famous La Ghriba synagogue and the plethora of famous pilgrimage annually.

At the opening live Klezmer and Arabic music with Bori Magyar singer, accompanied on guitar by Dániel Kardos.

At 5.30 p.m., a 30-minute screening will take place of dr. Zoltan Csermák special documentary film about the life of Jews in Tunisia.

To take part at the event is free of charge.

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Budapest Zoo … Hot Jazz Band – Amadinda

Thanks to the Budapest Zoological and Botanical Garden, this year the Hot Jazz Band jointly with the Amadina Percussion Ensemble will hold on a “Hot Summer Night” a concert in every sence during the early evening on Wednesday, August, 8.

Count on Wednesday to be (most probably as weatherman said without rain but as having extremely high daily temperature above 35C). The temperature won’t drop down too much during the evening concert. Ain’t no worry cause there will be refreshment bar available on the spot.

The Hot Jazz Band Special Kossuth Prize-winning sound comes to life in the fantastic world of music within the most popular compositions in Hungary reminiscent of the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s also with popular Broadway tunes. The audience will be taken on a joint musical excursion in the world of rhythms where classical musicians transformed into jazz musicians playing on vibraphone and virtuoso solo on marimba. The audience may enjoy the variety of exciting musical instruments, known hits by two first-class ensemble.Enjoy your joint musical excursion in the world rhythms by classical musicians transforming into jazz musicians and experience virtuoso vibraphone and marimba solos. Real musical delicacy for all ages.

Access to the venue begins at 6 p.m., tickets to the Zoo’s concert allows entrance by the audience to walk around the Zoo and have a peck to the animals. Concerts starts at 8.30 p.m.
The tickets are available online or at the gate.

Update Aggie Reiter