(b Budapest, 1956)
Hungarian dancer and director. He trained at the National Ballet Institute in Budapest and at the Moscow Choreographic Institute, graduating into the Hungarian State Opera Ballet in 1976 and becoming soloist in 1978. In 1982 he moved to the Vienna State Opera Ballet, becoming principal in 1985 and guesting internationally. From 1996 he was ballet director of the Hungarian State Opera and in 2005 became director of the Vienna State Opera Ballet.