On the 27th and 30th of December 2017 Danube Palace is hosting two special Christmas Gala Concerts.

• Shows start at 20:00 and are split into two parts.

• Witness ballet, operetta and a symphonic orchestra.

• Standard and VIP seating is available to reserve.

• E-tickets are sent straight to your mobile device.

Details

Select A Seating Category:

When booking your Christmas chamber concert you'll be asked to select a seating category; these are listed 1 to 3 and will determine where you are seating during the show. Each category is explain below:

  • Category 1: Rows 2-11 (front section), closer to the stage, though just behind the VIP row.
  • Category 2: Rows 1-7 (back section).
  • Category 3: Rows 8-10 (back section).
  • VIP: Row 1 (front section).

Click/tap here to view a downloadable map of Danube Palace's seating arrangement.


Season:

  • December 27 and 30.

Start Time:

  • Check-In: 19:30.
  • Show Starts: 20:00.

Danube Palace Address:

  • 1051, Zrinyi Street 5. Budapest.

Check-in at the Hungaria Koncert desk inside the building.

Duration:

  • 1 Hour 30 Minutes.

Each show consists of two 40-45 minute parts, plus an intermission.


Christmas Gala Concert Program:

Part 1:

Hector Berlioz: Rákóczi March (Orchestra).

Zoltán Kodály: Intermezzo - from the Opera Háry János (Orchestra).

Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dances No. 5. (Orchestra with cimbalom solo).

Béla Bartók: Roumanian Folk Dances (Orchestra).

Jules Massenet: Thais - Meditation (Kiss Zoltán, Orchestra).

Ferenc Erkel: Palotás - from the Opera Hunyadi László (Orchestra).

Franz Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2. (Orchestra with cimbalom solo).

- Intermission -

Part 2:

Franz Lehár: Eva-Waltz (Ballet Ensemble).

Emmerich Kálmán: The Czardas Queen - "Dasist die Liebe".

Franz Lehár: The Merry Widow - Medley (Orchestra).

Franz Lehár: The Merry Widow - "Grisetten Lied und Kan-Kan" (Ballet Ensemble).

Grigoraş Ionică Dinicu: The Nightingale (Gypsy Band).

A Csitári Hegyek Alatt - (Hungarian folk song by gypsy band).

Vittorio Monti: Csárdás Czardas (Gypsy Band).

Emmerich Kalman: The Devil-rider - Palotás (Orchestra & Ballet Ensemble).

Emmerich Kálmán: Countess Mariza - "Komm mit nach Varazdin".

Johann Strauss Jr: Long live the Magyar! Op. 332. (Orchestra).

Emmerich Kálmán: Countess Mariza - "Braunes Mädel von der Pussta" (Ballet Ensemble).

With Danube Symphonic Orchestra and Ballet Ensemble of Budapest Operetta Theatre.

Select your ticket type(s)

Helpful ticket usage instructions are listed below.

Important Information & Usage instructions

Upon booking your Christmas Gala Concert you will receive an electronic ticket voucher immediately via email.

Please either print or present your voucher on a mobile device to staff at the Hungaria Koncert desk inside Danube Palace. You should arrive at the meeting point at least 30 minutes before your show is due to start. Note that the time stated above is the time the show starts. You should check-in 30 minutes before this time.

> Seating categories are explained in the 'Downloads Tab' above.