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Duration: 90 minutes
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OverviewThe impact of folk heritage on Hungary’s culture from music to performing arts, architecture and fine arts is peculiarly significant and unique to this land.
What to expect
There is no better way to discover a country’s soul than learning about its authentic dance and music traditions. Hungary is a country known for its passion for the art of folk dances. It’s one of only a few countries in the world where exist University for folk dances and also four professional folk dance groups.
The Folk Show is organised in the breathtaking golden theatre hall of the Neo-Baroque styled Danube Palace, located in heart of the city centre. Each performance starts at 20:00, and consists of two 40-45-minute sessions with a break in between.
The 90-minute folk show is brought to you by three of the best professional Hungarian folk groups, the world famous Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, the Rajkó Folk Ensemble and Orchestra and the Danube Folk Ensemble.
These are the best local dance groups in Hungary with the longest traditions. They have performances all around the country as well as abroad. Their aim is to collect and play authentic folk music and dances and to preserve Hungarian traditions dating back centuries.
In 90 minutes, these world famous artists will drive you through hundreds of years of Hungarian traditions all in authentic costumes and with singular Hungarian attitude. During the show you can discover a large variety of traditional dances. The folk groups perform from a diverse selection of themes, from war to celebratory and romantic dances. The choreographies are all based on original dances, some of them were collected in isolated villages with folk elements dating back hundreds of years.
Let yourself be amazed by the expertise of the talented performers and enchanted by the traditional music. You will also have the chance to see firsthand virtuoso artists playing an original Hungarian instrument, the cimbalom. Beside that, several string artists will make this musical evening unforgettable for you. Even if you are not a fan of local traditions this is an experience you will surely not regret!
Have yourself an extraordinary evening and get closer to Hungarian culture from a whole new perspective!
- Hungarian Dance Performance entrance ticket
- 90 minute perfomance
- Transfer service if option selectedTransfer Service Information1.Be ready at the reception of your accommodation-30-40 MINUTES PRIOR to the start of your activity and please note that the exact time of your pick up is based on the traffic and the popularity of the service on the selected date
2.In case you are staying in an accommodation without a reception desk, please wait outside of your accommodation for your chauffeur.
3.In order you would not like to use the drop offservice we are not able to provide a partial refund for the drop off part of the service.
4.Keep your phone charged andturned on, on the day of your activity. In case your phone does not have coverage in Hungary and roaming services are not enabled, please make sure to check your emails frequently for updates from the organiser.
5.You are entitled to a refund incase your complaints reflect the errors of the organising company and in case you have made a phone call to one of the below mentioned phone numbers at the site and time of your issue.
6.Please note: Fulfilment of last minute pick-up,drop-off requests received on the day of the program are not guaranteed and based on the available drivers.
7.Please note: In case the aforementioned conditions are not met, we are not liable to provide a refund
In the case of you not showing up for the pick-up intime and missing the performance as a consequence, we will reschedule your event for a later time if are able to, but without the transfer service.If this is not a possibility or you leave Budapest,the organizer will not be able to refund money to you for any of these services.
In case you have any queries regarding your pick up, drop off service please call the following phone number: +361 317 1377
In case of EMERGENCIES, call the following number: +3630 659 7007
- Hungarian Dance Performance starts at 20:00
- Meeting time: 19:30
- 90 minutes
- Danube Palace, H - 1051, Budapest, Zrínyi u. 5.
- In 2019 on 10th of September, and in 2019. on 15th of October - Budai Vigadó, Budapest, Corvin square 8., H-1011
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