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Richard Szabó

Born in Hatvan (Hungary). He was educated at the National Hungarian Dance Academy of Budapest. In 2008 he joined the Ballett der Wiener Staatsoper und Volksoper. In 2010 he was appointed Demi-soloist of the Wiener Staatsballett.

His repertory comprises Max in „Max und Moritz“ from Ferenc Barbay and Michael Kropf, Mercutio in John Crankos "Romeo und Julia", Birbanto in Manuel Legris' "Le Corsaire", Zigeuner in Rudolf Nurejews „Don Quixote“, Gefährte des Prinzen und Neapolitanischer Tänzer in Rudolf Nurejews „Schwanensee“, Blauer Vogel, Pas de quatre und Begleiter der Fee des Gesangs in Peter Wrights "Dornröschen", Fritz, Spanischer Tanz and Chinesischer Tanz in Rudolf Nurejews "Der Nussknacker", Bratfisch in Kenneth MacMillans „Mayerling“, Harald Landers „Études“, Roboter in Gyula Harangozós „Der Nussknacker“, Kellner in Roland Petits „Die Fledermaus“, Freund in Maurice Béjarts „Le Concours“, Puck in Jorma Elos "Ein Sommernachtstraum", Gin Man/Prinzip in Natalia Horecnas "Contra Clockwise Witness", Egon Schiele in Antony McDonalds and Ashley Pages "Ein Reigen", Alain in Frederick Ashtons "La Fille mal gardée", roles in George Balanchines "Allegro Brillante", Serge Lifars "Suite en blanc", Wachtang Tschabukianis Pas de six from "Laurencia", Jerome Robbins’ „Glass Pieces“ and "The Four Seasons (Faun), Jacques Garniers „Aunis“, Jiří Kyliáns „Sechs Tänze“ und „Bella Figura“, William Forsythes "The Second Detail", Nils Christes "Before Nightfall", Helen Picketts "Eventide", David Dawsons "A Million Kisses to my Skin", John Neumeiers "Vaslaw" and "Verklungene Feste", Jiří Bubeníčeks „Le Souffle de l’esprit“, Ben van Cauwenberghs „Tanzhommage an Queen“, Jorma Elos "Glow – Stop", Stephan Thoss' "Blaubarts Geheimnis", Patrick de Banas "Windspiele", Alexander Ekmans "Cacti", Christopher Wheeldons "Fool's Paradise", Manuel Legris' "Donizetti Pas de deux" as well as the role Schlucker/Mondschein he created in Jorma Elos „Ein Sommernachtstraum“.

Awards and honours: 2nd Prize: Tanzolymp Berlin (2003) and Vaganova International Ballet Competition (2006), 3rd Prize: International Ballet Competition Beijing (2006), Special prize: ÖTR-Contest in Vienna (2007).

Events with Richard Szabó

23
December
2017
Saturday
19:30 - 21:30

Der Nussknacker

Prices S
28
December
2017
Thursday
19:30 - 21:30

Der Nussknacker

Prices S
06
January
2018
Saturday
14:00 - 16:00

Der Nussknacker

Prices B, Kinderzyklus