2017

Screening of Oscar-winning Son of Saul

The Balassi Institute – Hungarian Cultural Center, the Hungarian House of New York, and the American Hungarian Library and Historical Society screened first in Hungarian Son of Saul, Golden Globe- and Oscar winning Hungarian movie about the Holocaust. The screening was followed by public discussion with leading actor Géza Röhrig….

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Good Friday: Traditional Easter Egg Decoration

The Hungarian House of New York organized a traditional Easter egg decorating workshop on Good Friday. Dyeing and decorating eggs have a long history in the Hungarian tradition. Techniques and motifs show the same regional variety as Hungarian embroideries do. The wax-resist egg dyeing technique was presented and thought according…

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Four-hands Piano Concert for Children

Two Hungarian pianists, Zsolt Farkas and Andrea Várnagy played in the Hungarian House of New York on 28th January, 2017. The children’s concert at 12 am was an interactive, playful piano concert. The program included pieces by Grieg, Dvorak, Liszt, Ravel, Weiner Leo as well as poems by contemporary Hungarian…

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