Carpathian Gateway

Carpathian Gateway is an unusual production specifically designed for tourists visiting Bratislava. It is a selection of the uniquely varied and fascinating culture which evolved in the traditional village communities in the Carpathian Basin, presented in an accessible, modern form. 

  1. Forduló from Vajdaszentivány, korcsos and szöktető from Makfalva
  2. Hungarian verbunk, slow and fast csárdás from Szatmár
  3. Gypsy botoló and csingerálás
  4. Ugrós and bukós from Somogy
  5. Bukós, slow csárdás and verbunk from Ipolymente
  6. Odzemok, šatkový, váľaný and rozkazovačky from the Zólyom region
  7. Romanian dances from Felső-Maros mente
  8. Ardeleana from Bihar
  9. Legényes, Romanian forgatós, csárdás and szapora from Kalotaszeg

 

Length: 60 min.

Premiered in: 
8th April 2010. Bratislava, Ifjú Szivek Dance Theatre
Dancers Krisztina Blaho, Renáta Fecske, Linda Görcs, Klaudia Hajas, Zsuzsanna Hanusz, Mária Horváth, Zsuzsanna Kassai, Anita Kovács, Flóra Monozlai, Friderika Varga, Zsófia Varsányi, Péter Bitter, Gergő Bolgovics, Gergely Botló, Tamás Dobsa, Gábor Gálik, Imre Madocsai, Attila Oláh, Csaba Rácz
Band Gergely Koncz – violin, Dénes Németh – violin, László Mester „Pintyő” – viola, violin, gardon, Tibor Lelkes – double bass, drum
Musical Arrangements Gergely Koncz, Dusan Hégli
Artistic Assistant Zsófi Varsányi
Director, Choreographer Dusan Hégli