Paloznak jazz festival to feature Rick Astley, Level 42

The 11th Paloznak Jazz Picnic festival to be held near Lake Balaton on Aug 3-5 will feature international performers, such as 1980s star Rick Astley and jazz-funk group Level 42 from England, along with renowned Hungarian performers.

Famous figures of past and present at Budapest Madame Tussauds

A new Madame Tussauds has opened its doors in downtown Pest, just three weeks ago on May 25. Needless to say, this deluxe and lavish affair hardly requires an introduction from me – the splendid historical and contemporary wax figure sculptures draped in highly ...

Night of Museums to offer over 2,000 programmes nationwide

More than 2,200 programmes including concerts, guided exhibitions and interactive events will await visitors at 442 venues nationwide at the Night of Museums on June 24, an official of the ministry of culture and innovation told a press conference on Tuesday.

Madame Tussauds to open in Budapest

A new Madame Tussauds will open in Budapest on May 25, featuring 51 Hungarian and international celebrities and historical wax figures.

Hungarian 1920 silent film After Death wins ACE restoration grant

Hungarian director Alfred Deesy's 1920 silent film After Death has been awarded a joint restoration grant by the Association of European Cinematheques (ACE), the National Film Institute (NFI) said on Friday, citing an announcement at the Cannes Film Festival.