Nekrošius’ Ivanov premiered at the CNT in Zagreb

Anton P. Checkov' s drama Ivanov directed by one of the most prominent contemporary theatre stage directors Eimuntas Nekrošius was premiered on Friday, May 5, 2017. The set and light designer is Marius Nekrošius, costume designer is Nadežda Gultiajeva and the sound designer and assistant stage director is Tauras Čižas.  The cast is: Bojan Navojec (Ivanov), Dragan Despot (Matthew Semyonich Shabelski), Milan Pleština (Paul Kirilich Lebedev), Alma Prica (Zinaida… more


Le Nozze di Figaro by W. A. Mozart on the CNT repertoire in May

Le Nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart with Josip Šego as conductor will be back on the repertoire on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 7.30 p.m. The next re-runs are scheduled for May 20, 22 and 26, 2017. The premiere was held on Saturday, February 6, 2016 as part of the 260th birth anniversary of Mozart and the 230th anniversary of the world opening night of the work. The conductors are Natalie Murray Beale and Josip Šego, stage director Mauricio García Lozano, the… more

Puccini’s Manon Lescaut

Last performances this season of Giacomo Puccini's opera Manon Lescaut directed by Dominique Pitoiset with Loris Voltolini as conductor are scheduled for June… more


Preparations for ballet The Glembays are underway

The most celebrated drama play by Miroslav Krleža and one of the most known works of the entire Croatian drama literature The Glembays will soon receive its ballet version. Leo Mujić is the choreographer, director and librettist and he also selected the music for this ballet – works of Ludwig van Beethoven and Sergey Rahmaninov. The dramaturgy assistant is Ivan Leo Lemo, the set designer is Stefano Katunar, the costume designer is Manuela Paladin Šabanović,… more

La Bayadere on the repertoire

From Wednesday, June 21, 2017 ballet La Bayadere by Ludwig Minkus choreographed and directed by Vasily Medvedev will be back on the repertoire of the CNT in Zagreb. … more


Gala Concert of Ballet, Opera and Musical stars of St. Petersburg

A Gala Concert at which the greatest Ballet, Opera and Musical stars of St. Petersburg will perform will be held on the stage of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb on June 5 and 6, 2017. Programme on June 5, 2017  Part One Pas de deux from ballet «Le papillon» (The Butterfly) Music: Jacques Offenbach, Choreography: Marie Taglioni Performers: Soloists of the Mariinsky Theatre: meritorious artist of Russia, laureate of international competitions,… more

Cycle of Sundays Concerts

On Sunday May 21, at 11 a.m. the Cycle of Sunday Concerts will once again be held in the Foyer of the CNT in Zagreb and this edition will present the Master Quintet… more

European theatre laboratory

At the international conference in Karlsruhe titled Digital innovation in theatre organised by the European Theatre Convention the innovative project called the… more


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