Ivanov by A. P. Chekhov directed by Nekrošius

The CNT Drama is preparing its fourth and last premiere this season. It is Ivanov by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov in the direction of one of the most prominent contemporary theatre directors Eimuntas Nekrošius. The set and light designer is Marius Nekrošius, the costume designer is Nadežda Gultiajeva and the sound designer and assistant director is Tauras Čižas. The cast is: Bojan Navojec (Ivanov), Dragan Despot (Matthew Semyonich Shabelski), Milan Pleština… more

New performances of The Robbers

The Robbers by Friedrich Schiller that premiered on September 15, 2014 is scheduled for March 25, 2017 at 6 p.m. Vito Taufer is the stage director, Ana Tonković… more

A new performance of The Wolfhound

Miroslav Krleža’s The Wolfhound directed by Ivica Buljan is scheduled for Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 6 p.m.. The Wolfhound marks the transition between Miroslav… more


Preparations for Giuseppe Verdi’s Don Carlo are underway

The Zagreb Opera is intensely preparing its fourth premiere this season – Giuseppe Verdi's Don Carlo with Elio Boncompagni as conductor and Derek Gimpel as stage director. The rest of the production team includes the set designer Italo Grassi, costume designer Stephan Dietrich, choreographer Mateja Pučko Petković, assistant conductor Darijan Ivezić, choirmaster Luka Vukšić, assistant stage director Petar Vujačić, assistant set designer Žorž Draušnik, assistant… more

Insight into Verdi’s Don Carlo

The traditional programme titled Insight into the Premiere is scheduled for Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 11 a.m. on the stage of the CNT in Zagreb when Giuseppe Verdi's… more

Hillary the Witch Goes to the Opera

Due to great interest of the youngest opera visitors Hillary the Witch goes to the Opera will be performed on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. The stage director… more


Swan Lake in Vladimir Malakhov’s choreography premiered at the CNT in Zagreb

The Zagreb Ballet premiered P. I. Tchaikovsky’s ballet Swan Lake, a title that has always been awaited with great expectations, on March 17, 2017. The choreographer of this production is the renowned dancer and choreographer Vladimir Malakhov. For the first time Malakhov created Swan Lake. Until now he has staged popular classical titles such as The Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella or La Bayadere, and this first production was created especially for the Zagreb ballet ensemble.… more

Party after Swan Lake

After the opening night of Swan Lake by Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky choreographed by the world-renowned dancer and choreographer Vladimir Malakhov there was an after-party… more

Peter Pan back on the repertoire

Ballet Peter Pan by Bruno Bjelinski in the choreography and stage direction of Giorgio Madia will be back on the repertoire from April 13, 2017. The cast is: Kornel… more


The most radical nun of Europe the next guest of the Philosophical Theatre

The Spanish nun Teresa Forcades who is also called the icon of the European political left and the most radical nun of Europe will be the next guest of the Philosophical Theatre on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 8 p.m. Announcing her guest appearance, the editor and host Srećko Horvat  said that after last year's appearance of the former Greek Minister of Finance Yanis Varoufakis in the Philosophical Theatre, the appearance of sister Teresa… more

Cycle of Sunday Concerts

The Cycle of Sunday Concerts continues on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 11.00 a.m. with the appearance of the music ensemble Alisios camerata with Vlatka Peljhan on… more

The Večernjak’s Rose Award

The traditional awarding ceremony of the Večernjak's Rose of Popularity Award will take place at the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb on Friday, March 31, 2017… more


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