Katona József Színház

Independent theater named after a famous Hungarian playwright.

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Katona József Színház is an independent theater named after a famous Hungarian playwright. “Katona”, as it is colloquially known, stages classic Hungarian and international theater performances and some contemporary plays. It is one of the most important Hungarian theaters—it was founded in 1982 and has grown to such recognition that the theater group tours internationally.

Productions range from Shakespeare and Molière to Chekhov. The theater's website has a full English calendar with performance schedules listed up to three months in advance. Shows with English subtitles are available.

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Petőfi Sándor u. 6.
1052 Budapest
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+36 1 318 6599

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