VOICES FROM THE DARK
Theatre /

VOICES FROM THE DARK

An afterword to the New York Hungary Live Festival

As I have already alluded: From New York very little is seen of the theatrical world of Europe, let alone Hungary. The first production of the Hungary Live Festival wished to change just that. BY TAMÁS JÁSZAY. More

PUT THAT BABY DOWN!
Film /

PUT THAT BABY DOWN!

Blossom Valley / 53rd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

At the 53rd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, the first screening of László Csuja’s film, Blossom Valley took place on Sunday. Unfortunately the director placed too much confidence in the personality of the female protagonist carrying his first film. A REVIEW BY BORI BUJDOSÓ. More

A BIOFASCIST CIRCUS
Arts /

A BIOFASCIST CIRCUS

Body exhibition / Király utca 26.

Király utca is „lively” indeed, but as the Body exhibition finally shows, the price of this life is total dehumanization with the human machine revealing its truths of the living dead. BY MÁRIÓ Z. NEMES. More

WHY AMERICA OF ALL PLACES?
Theatre /

WHY AMERICA OF ALL PLACES?

A foreword to the New York Hungary Live Festival

At 4 a.m. Sunday CET the first Hungarian theatrical festival, the Hungary Live Festival was launched with the concert of the Szakértők band. Five days os lectures, concerts, workshops and professional discussions. BY TAMÁS JÁSZAY. More

"TODAY IS (NOT) YESTERDAY" (COCO CAPITÁN)
Arts /

"TODAY IS (NOT) YESTERDAY" (COCO CAPITÁN)

Gucci Garden, Florence

The 9th of January, 2018 was the day Gucci Garden in Florence was opened to the public, bringing about some novelties compared to the earlier narrative, or more accurately creating a new space that moves along the frontier between fiction and palpable reality. BY IRISZ MAÁR. More

RESUSCITATION
Dance /

RESUSCITATION

Béjart Ballet Lausanne: The Magic Flute / Margaret Island Open-Air Stage

Béjart provides a simultaneous interpretation of The Magic Flute, creating a one-to-one mapping from the characters of the opera and the music to dancers and movements. BY CSABA KRÁLL. More

THE FEMALE BODY EXPERIENCE - WITH SERENE RUTHLESSNESS
Arts /

THE FEMALE BODY EXPERIENCE - WITH SERENE RUTHLESSNESS

Frida Kahlo – Masterpieces from the Museo Dolores Olmedo of Mexico City/ Hungarian National Gallery

„She was the first woman in the history of art to treat, with absolute and uncompromising honesty, one might even say impassive cruelty, those general and specific themes which exclusively affect women” BY ANDREA BORDÁCS. More