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Zsolt Török

The Hungarian Zsolt Török received his education in Györ and at the Hungarian Dance Academy in Budapest, where he trained mainly with Szilárd Macher. Since 2012 he is a member of the Vienna State Ballet. At the beginning of the 2020/21 season he has been promoted to Demi-soloist of the Vienna State Ballet. His most important roles comprise the Deer in Edward Clug’s »Peer Gynt«, Endymion in Manuel Legris' »Sylvia«, Ivan in Andrey Kaydanovskiy’s »Der Feuervogel«, Pater Lorenzo in Davide Bombana’s »Roméo et Juliette«, Der Namenlose in Patrick de Bana’s »Marie Antoinette«, Andreas II. and Hungarian Dance (Soloist) in Rudolf  Nureyev’s »Raymonda«, Spanish and Hungarian Dancer in Nureyev’s »Swan Lake«, Duke of Kurland in Elena Tchernichova’s »Giselle« as well as solo parts in Wayne McGregor’s »EDEN|EDEN«, John Neumeier’s »Le Sacre«, Patrick de Bana’s »Windspiele« and András Lukács' »Movements to Stravinsky«. Furthermore he danced, amongst others, in Frederick Ashton’s »La Fille mal gardée«, George Balanchine’s »Jewels« (Diamonds), »Symphonie in C« and »Theme and Variations«, John Cranko’s »Onegin«, William Forsythe’s »Artifact Suite«, Natalia Horecna’s »Contra Clockwise Witness«, Manuel Legris’ »Le Corsaire«, Edwaard Liang’s »Murmuration« and John Neumeier’s »Josephs Legende«, Jerome Robbins’ »The Concert« and »The Four Seasons«. In 2019 he was awarded with the Promotion Prize of the Ballettclub Wiener Staatsoper & Volksoper.