Where there’s music there’s dance, and nothing represents the culture better, than a real close up on the classics. Experience Hungarian musicality in a program package that’s created exactly for people, looking to put some colour in their trip filled with culture!
A Hungarian Folklore Performance is an event no one should miss while visiting the Hungarian capital. The package offer includes a Folklore Performances in one of Budapest’s most prestigious theatres with a central downtown location, in the Duna Palota, performed by the renowned Rajkó Folk Ensemble and Orchestra. The performance is a mediator between the tradition of the nation and the guests; an opportunity to bring the Hungarian virtuose, the heritage and the love of art closer to visitors in 90 minutes.
Did you know?
Being one of the rare countries where folk-dancing is on an incredibly high niveau, Hungary also has a college exclusively for Hungarian folk-dance studies (Hungarian Dance Academy).
Founded by gipsy musicians, the ensemble’s gift and their key to success is the inherited traditions of centuries old gipsy art. Their work’s based on the tradition and the heritage of old, allows us to rightfully call them world famous. The exceptional professional skills of the Ensemble are due to the special educational method that concentrates on preserving their natural attitude for improvisation an essential precondition of virtuosity.
The package includes the Folklore Performance on Friday and the Budapest Gala Concert on Saturday, they take place in the Danube Palace and the Pesti Vigadó, bringing a completely different colour of our culture closer to you. Each concert starts at 20:00 and consists of two 40-45 minutes long parts with an intermission in between. We offer seats in three categories, the price of the seat depends on its location in the theatre hall. We always assign the best seats possible at the time of your purchase, if you do not have a specifically preferred seat in your chosen category.