Attila Vidnyánszky – new director of the National Theatre?


Attila Vidnyánszky is also applying to the position of director of the National Theatre …

Vidnyánszky Attila, head of Csokonai Theatre and president of the Hungarian Theatre Society (Magyar Teátrumi Társaság) announced in mid-October that he had not decided yet whether run for the post. He said that was concerned with the issue and he had some supporters who help to compile the application, but before making a decision, several factors have to be clarified.

The “Heti Válasz” (Weekly Answer) published an interview on Thursday with the director, who – at this time – said: “I’m not saying that I have no doubts, but I decided to try, and then see what happens.”

The current director of the National Theatre, whose 5-year term office expires at the end of the theatre season, Róbert Alföldi is also applying for position. The deadline of the application, which was announced by the Cultural Ministry, expires on Thursday.


Source: MTI

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