The Hungarian State Folk Ensemble

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November 17, 2013


Queensborough Performing Arts Center


All Ages

Ticket prices start at $35

Event description: This group was established in 1951. Its mission was (and still is) to collect and present folk music and folk dances from Hungary and Hungarian-inhabited areas, while wearing the traditional costumes of these regions. This extraordinary presentation features one of the highest regarded folkloric dance companies in the world. The company is accompanied live on-stage by both the Folk Orchestra and Gipsy Orchestra playing traditional Hungarian folk music at its highest artistic level.

Address: 222-05 56th Avenue
Bayside, NY 11360
Phone: 718-631-6311

About Queensborough Performing Arts Center

Standard hours: Box Office M-F 10am-4pm
Wheelchair accessible: No
Stroller check: Yes
Bring food: No
Family bathroom: No

The cornerstone of the Performing Arts Center is the annual Professional Performing Arts Series. The Series was created to bring a high level of accessible world-class entertainment to the community at large. Throughout its over 50-year history, QPAC has successfully produced over 1,200 performances and served over 1 million individuals in its intimate 875-seat theater. QPAC is strongly committed to expanding public access to the arts for everyone. The center's affordable prices allow Queens' working families, younger generations and seniors the opportunity to enjoy first-rate performances locally. The performances are of the highest quality and QPAC strives to offer multi-cultural entertainment that mirrors the diversity of the borough. This diversity is reflected in a wide range of performances. The Center is also a learning laboratory that provides many cultural and artistic opportunities to the College's students in an effort to integrate the arts into the learning process.

Parking: Free
Nearest public transportation stop: Q27 bus
Play area: No
Party room: No

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