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Hungarian State Folk Ensemble

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Hungarian State Folk Ensemble Performances in Budapest
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The Hungarian State Folk Ensemble - regarded as one of the best in Hungary, was established in 1951.Its aims were to collect and play authentic folk music and to preserve the Hungarian folk dances and traditional costumes of Hungarian-inhabited...more
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Corvin ter 8. | Hungarian Heritage House, Budapest 1011, Hungary
District I / Buda
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing show!! Super talented musicians and dancers, lots of fun! Small venue, not a bad seat in the house. Was a small crowd the night we attended which is too bad because it really is a great show. Hopefully other nights are more well-attended. We...More

Thank Liquorvixen1
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Representative at Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Liquorvixen1, Thank you for your kind words. Glad to read that you enjoyed the performance. Kindest regards, Gabriella

Reviewed 2 July 2018

We went here based on TA reviews. Easy to find and nice venue, though nothing special. The good: The strings and piano were really good, very talented and efficient. The average: Every song sounded like the one before. The bad: the dancers, while dressed in...More

Thank Jamie S
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Representative at Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Dear Jamie S, We are really sorry for your disappointment. These dancers are the best in Hungary, so I think this is not your style. I hope we will see you soon Budapest and you will find something interesting for you. Best regards, Gabriella

Reviewed 25 June 2018

Very entertaining performance including folk dancing and orchestra music. The dancing involved 6-7 people in costume doing Hungarian dances backed by an 11 piece orchestra. The orchestra continued to play whilst the dancers changed their costumes. The price was very reasonable and I would highly...More

Thank 510jeremy
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Representative at Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Dear 510jeremy, Thank you for your kind words. We are so happy to read that you enjoyed the performance. That is our aim, to make our guest satisfied. Best regards, Gabriella

Reviewed 8 June 2018

Highly enjoyable performance , cheerful mood, gorgeous decor and reasonable price. Very talented singers and dancers .

Thank Suparna D
GabriellaHK, Online Sales Representative at Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Suparna D, We are so glad to read that you were satisfied. Thank you for the feedback. Best regards, Gabriella

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

As a second-generation Australian of Hungarian background, this was a wonderful way to experience my cultural heritage. My mother and I had VIP tickets, so I was literally front and centre for this energetic and inspiring performance. Outstanding music, wonderful dancing, and a great way...More

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GabriellaHK, Online Sales Representative at Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Dear TheJuneeCrew, We are happy to read that you enjoyed the performance. Thank you for your review and on the other hand, we hope we will see you soon again in Budapest. Kindest regards, Gabriella

Reviewed 4 January 2018

We attended a performance at the Danube Palace. The dancers were wonderful and talented. The orchestra was lively and we enjoyed several musical numbers. It was a great way to end our time in Budapest.

1  Thank Geetika S
Suzan H, Online Sales Representative at Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

We are glad to hear that you had great time, thanks for the review! :)

Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We attended a Tuesday night performance and overall we really enjoyed it! The dancers were wonderful and all very talented! The orchestra was also great and we had several musical numbers we really enjoyed. It was a great way to end our time in Budapest....More

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Suzan H, Online Sales Representative at Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

We are really sorry for you inconvenience. We also hope you had a great time! :)

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I attended a Sunday evening performance after dinner. The folk ensemble was absolutely amazing, and the violinists were so virtuosic that they really delighted the audience. I really enjoyed how the show was varied, including both dancing and music. The dance ensemble...More

2  Thank StePaViaja
Suzan H, Online Sales Representative at Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for your review, we always happy to hear that our customers are satisfied! :)

Reviewed 9 August 2017

Had a great evening watching a range of musicians and dancers, all of which were very good. Around 90mins in total with an intermission half way. Lovely way to spend an evening. Would advise to book online before you go & pick up the tickets...More

Thank Ben P
Suzan H, Online Sales Representative at Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thanks for the review, we are happy to hear that you had great time! :)

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We visited with seniors and teens family on Fourth of July - fair to say the dancing served as our crackling "fireworks" on our Fourth - great experience. Dancers with huge precision, great costumes, and wonderful attitude!!!!! Highly recommended.

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We sat about 2/3 of the way back and it was great. The theater is small and you want to see the entire stage.
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