ZOLTÁN FARKAS BATYU

He was born in 1956 in Nagykanizsa. Dancer, choreographer. He finished his professional studies in 1975 at the National Ballet Institute. In 1985 he graduated from the Pedagogue – Cultural Educatior programme in Eger, later gained a Certified Dance Teacher diploma at the Budapest Contemporary Dance Academy. In between 1975–1984 he was a solo dancer of the Hungarian State Folk Ensemble. He has been teaching both in Hungary and internationally (e.g. in the U.S.) as well; led several dance house events.

Teaching

Budapest Contemporary Dance Academy – Rhythm and Dance
The course helps discovering the movements and rhythmic patterns of the Carpathian Basin.

Creation

Mezőség Mikrokozmosz | 2010
Üzenet – For the 125th death anniversary of Béla Bartók | 2006
Az örök Kalotaszeg – In memoriam Varga Ferenc "Csipás" | 2005
Bánk bán c. opera film | 2001
Nagy László: Menyegző | 1997
„Hommage a Bartók" c. dance film | 1993
Several solo choreographies beside the band Muzsikás Együttes | since 1990

Magyarul