Kitty Fejes

circus dance BA
head of department

Kitty started her dance studies at the National Ballet Institute of Hungary in classical ballet, then developed her skills in numerous modern dance workshops. For ten years she was a solo dancer in Andrea Ladányi’s company, L.A. Dance Company, and for seven years she was a dance artist in the Central European Dance Theatre. She taught stage movement for three years at the Liszt Academy and for fifteen years as a lecturer at the University of Theatre and Film Arts in Hungary.

She graduated from the University of Theatre and Film Arts in 2007 as a choreographer in the class of István Iglódi and Katalin Györgyfalvay. She has choreographed for more than 150 musical productions, working with dancers, musical actors, opera singers, prose actors, puppeteers, and artists alike. Since 2022 she has been the director and choreographer of the Dance Ensemble of the Capital Circus of Budapest.

In 2023, she was awarded a Special Prize by the President of the Saint Paul Les Dax International Circus Festival for her choreographic work at the festival.