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The life and emigration of Péter Halász

SERIES TITLE: Culture House

Story of the life and emigration of world-famous Hungarian actor and director Péter Halász. Péter Halász was forced into political emigration in 1976 because his avantgarde theatre company, the Apartment Theatre was regarded as an undesirable part of culture in Kádár’s socialist regime. His New York-based company, Squat, became world famous. With the change of regime he returned to Hungary but nev…