Programme 2014

III. Hungarian Culture Days 2014

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Colourful PROGRAMME of the

Hungarian Culture Days 2014

We are delighted to invite you to our event

The festival will be opened by the

Hungarian Ambassador

Dr. Tamás Magyarics

and the Chairman of the

Irish – Hungarian Business Association

Gabriella Bákonyi


Thursday (11th Dec)

Private opening ceremony by invitation only!


Friday (12th Dec) Day of the THEATRE

Christmas Market: 5-10pm

6.30pm Hungarian Theatre: Ferenc Karinthy: BOSENDORFER

8pm Hungarian Theatre: Ferenc Karinthy : BOSENDORFER

Szilard A Mihaly

Organizer: Reka Ferencz


Saturday (13th Dec) The Day of the MUSIC and DANCE

with Christmas Market: 10am-6pm

10am-2pm Outdoor Archery Show with a Presentation of Traditional Weapons  – Zoltan Gere and Gyulavári Ádám

all day having fun with the team of IRMAG from Cork

1-2pm Indoor Tennis workshop – Tibor Pofok

2-3pm Lunchtime

3-4.30pm Who, When, What did he write?

In the Hungarian Literature Corner:

“Dublini Lyukasóra”, Literary Quiz – Norbert Demcik

Pop up Library, Grab and Go Second Hand Books

Poem recital – Zsolt Pál

Introduction of a Hungarian Writer – Katalin Szűcs

Readers: Tamas Kabdebo, Kata Varnyu

Istvan Attila István Attila Szakács B

Folk Singer – Zsuzsanna Kállo Bogdané

On the piano – Alexandra Gondos

4.30-5pm Performance of the Amica Voce Hungarian Chamber Choir

Conductor: Anne Ralph

5-6pm Action lovers!

Folk Dance Performance and Workshop

Erika Marosi, Tamás Szegvári, István Koncz

Live Folk music – Pál Danhauser, Márton Rigó


Sunday(14th Dec) FAMILY FUN DAY

with  Santa’s Grotto

10-11am Krisztina Temesi – ‘Lecsó Műhely’ Hearts and Stars GINGERBREAD cookie making and decorating

10-11 am Brigitta Soltészné Somodi, Painting and DRAWING COMPETITION for the little ones with fantastic book prizes

11-12am Baby fun club – Nursery rhymes with actions

Ágnes Majorné Perger

12-12.15pm Impulse Group Ireland, Performance of Fitkid European Championships

12-12.45pm SANTA is coming

12.45-1pm Opening of the CHILDREN ART Exhibition

Hungarian Weekend School and Kindergarden

Agnes Hegyi, András Binder


The Hungarian Theatre Dublin joined forces with Hungarian weekend school LEC-SO Muhely to bring a traditional Nativity play to the Sunday

audience. The children are going to perform.

1.30 pm Children Arts and Crafts:

Eszter Hatala – Christmas Crafts from recycled items

Zsuzsa Misik – Nutcracker, Corn husk puppet making

Tímea Farkas – The Art of face painting

1.30pm Spiritual Tables

Szilvia Bodáné Lizák – Meditative Pen Drawing

Timea Farkas – Facelift Yoga Fitness


Raffle and competition


Exhibition of Hungarian Artists

“Ireland Through Hungarians Eyes, Hungary Through Irish Eyes”

Anett Majercsik Mc Caul, Balázs Keresztúry,

Beatrix Fekete, Edina Hálo, Eszter Emese Lázár,

Eszter Hatala, Gergely Garamvolgyi, Judit Györváry,

Judit Szoták, Katalin Szűcs, Szilvia Bodáné Lizák

Tamás Csintalan, Tímea Farkas, Tim Quinlan, Tom Cleary


Exciting Photographic Displays on Our Culture

1. Hungarian folklore and Celtic motif

by Anett Majercsik Mc Caul

2. We are proud of our sportsmen in Hungary and Ireland

by Henrietta Jámborné Jónás

3. Sacred places: Pilis and Newgrange

by Erika Horváth