Gyula Castle Jazz Festival

The Gyula Castle Theatre operates in the court of the only gothic brick fortress that has survived in Central-Europe. Between 1st July and 15th August the guests are entertained with the best performances of historical dramas, different forms of contemporary prosaic theatre, opera, operetta, ballet, mediaeval courtyard-music, jazz, puppet-show, classic-, folk-music and folk-dance in the summer theatre. Not only the court of the fortress is turned into a theatre, but programmes of great variety are available on the nearby lake-stage and on stages set up at different places in the town.

In every year, first two weeks of July here organise the international Shakespeare Festival since 2005.

The aim is to let the highest quality Shakespeare productions be performed in Gyula. Along with the Castle Theatre’s first own production, the best Hungarian speaking performances of the season and international applauted play from abroad are to be invited.

During the winter period the theatre wait for you in the intimate theatre which is available for 200 persons and where can enjoy theatre and artist performances, classic-, folk- and jazz, rock music concerts.

When:
Artistic Director:
Co-producers:
Kossuth u. 13
H-5700 Gyula
Hungary
Phone: 36 30 9720330
Fax: 36 66 362860

News

Gyula Castle Jazz Festival 2016

by Gyula Castle Jazz Festival on Wed, 20/07/2016 - 14:47
The 2016 Festival will take place on the 23rd July 2016 at the Gyula Castle theatre. The programme of the evening include: Al Di Meola – „Elysium & More” Balázs Elemér Group Grencsó Kollektíva Gyulai Big Band In 1992 the first jazz festival in Gyula Castle Theatre was organised, which has since then been... read more

Gyula Castle Jazz Festival 2015

by Gyula Castle Jazz Festival on Fri, 17/07/2015 - 12:49
“King of the Hammond Organ, a singer with wonderful voice and Hungarian stars.” 18th July              the 24th Gyula Castle Jazz Festival                   ... read more

Gyulai Vár Jazz Festival 2014

by Gyula Castle Jazz Festival on Mon, 16/06/2014 - 15:31
Gyulai Vár Jazz Festival 2014 Website: www.gyulaivarszinhaz.hu, www.shakespearefesztival.hu Gyulai Várszínház An unforgettable summer theatre evening in Gyula The Gyula Castle Theatre operates in the court of the only gothic brick fortress that has survived in Central-Europe. Between 22th June and 11th August the... read more