DRAMA

William Shakespeare’s King Lear

The Drama ensemble of the CNT in Zagreb is preparing a new drama premiere, William Shakespeare's King Lear, directed by Janusz Kica. The opening night is scheduled for February 23, 2018. Lada Kaštelan did the translation and the dramaturgy, Numen and Ivana Jonke created the sets, Eva Dessecker costumes and Tamara Obrovac music accompaniment. The cast for the performance is as follows: Predrag Miki Manojlović as Lear, King of Britain, Ivan Jončić as King of… more


One Song a Day takes Mischief Away

The performance One Song a Day Takes Mischief Away inspired by the script of Krešo Golik was one of the most watched movies in the history of Croatian cinematography… more


Men of Wax by Mate Matišić

The awarded performance Men of Wax by Mate Matišić directed by Janusz Kica that had its world premiere at the end of 2016, received great acclaim, both from… more


OPERA

A new opera tale about Hillary the Witch

After eight seasons and almost one hundred performances, Hillary the Witch goes to the Opera receives its sequel. The Zagreb Opera is preparing Hillary the Witch and the Aggrieved Double Bass after the text of the same author Peter Lund, in the translation of Helena Lucić Šego, in the adaptation of Dina Vukelić and music arrangement of Mario Mirković. The director is Krešimir Dolenčić, the music director is Josip Šego and the cast is Dora Lipovčan… more

The Flying Dutchman

The new opera premiere of the Opera of the CNT in Zagreb Richard Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman directed by Olivier Py with music direction of Nikša Bareza was… more


Ero the Joker by Jakov Gotovac

On January 20, 2018, this opera was performed for the 700th time. The next performance is on the repertoire of the CNT in Zagreb on Wednesday, February 28, 2018.… more



BALLET

Preparations for world premiere of ballet Elisabeth of Austria – Sissi

The Zagreb Ballet is preparing the world opening night of an interesting ballet project Elisabeth of Austria – Sissi that is choreographed and directed by the master of the European ballet stage Patrice Bart for our large ballet ensemble after the story of the famous German dramaturge Christine Theobald Gabler that will take us through the life story of one of the most intriguing and beautiful empresses of the world, Elisabeth of Austria. The music score is… more




THEATRE NEWS

Rising stars of the Opera stage

As part of the Platform FEDORA for the exchange of young artists, the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb announces a concert titled Rising stars of the Opera stage that will promote FEDORA's new Platform, co-financed by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union. The concert is scheduled for Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb. The following young artists will perform at the concert: Anabela Barić (soprano),… more


Concert Mužek & Trio

Our prominent tenor Tomislav Mužek accompanied by Miroslav Lesić on the guitar, Tomislav Modrić on the piano and Mladen Kosovac on the accordion and clarinet will… more



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