New performances of La Traviata

On Friday October 2, and Wednesday November 18, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. Giuseppe Verdi’s La Traviata directed by Janusz Kica is on the repertoire of the CNT Opera in Zagreb. The conductor is Josip Sego. The role of Violetta will be sung by the principal singer of the Belgrade Opera Sanja Kerkez, Niksa Radovanovic will sing the role of više

The first event of the CNT in Your Neighbourhood

On Saturday, May 16, the first and new CNT in Your Neighbourhood event took place in Zapruđe, Zagreb. The new CNT season 2015/2016 has been presented to the gathered citizens. Members of the CNT Ballet demonstrated their daily ballet class, while the Drama director Ivica Buljan spoke about the following season and new productions. This više

Homage to Bojan Stupica

On the occasion of the 45th anniversary of death of the great artist of the drama scene, a recollection of this great stage director and set designer who had marked the 1950s and the 1960s of the Croatian theatre was held in the Foyer of the CNT in Zagreb. Working at the CNT during the 1950s, više

50% discount for the unemployed

From May 15, 2015, the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb has decided to offer a 50% discount for ticket purchase to all unemployed citizens of the city of Zagreb. The reason for this decision is the difficult financial situation that has influenced many citizens, therefore, the theatre wishes to give its contribution and incite other više

New cast for ‘Ero the Joker’, Bareza as conductor

Ero the Joker directed by Kresimir Dolencic with Niksa Bareza as conductor shall take place on Wednesday June, 17, Friday June 19 and Sunday June 28, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. The new cast is as follows: Sinisa Stork as Landlord Marko (17. & 19.6.) and Ivica Trubic (28.6.),  Sofia Ameli Gojic as Doma (17. & više

Nikola Subic Zrinjski and Ero the Joker at Bundek

This Zagreb Cultural Summer will commence on July 3, 2015 at Bundek with a concert performance of excerpts from the most popular Croatian operas Nikola Subic Zrinjski by Ivan noble Zajc and Ero the Joker by Jakov Gotovac performed by the soloists, Choir and Orchestra of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb. Niksa Bareza will conduct parts više

Rehearsals for I Vespri Siciliani are in progress

Rehearsals for Giuseppe Verdi’s I Vespri Siciliani have begun at the Zagreb Opera. This will be the first new production in the next season 2015/2016. This really unique work presents the beloved Verdi in a different manner, one prone to experiments, especially in relation to the orchestra. The work famous for its overture that announced the više

Ceremonious party after the premiere of Pelléas et Mélisande

After the Croatian opening night of Claude Debussy’s Pelléas et Mélisande, realised as cooperation between the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb and Opéra Comique from Paris on May 12, 2015, there was a ceremonious party which attended numerous artists and cultural workers.  

Last performance of Puccini’s opera ‘Tosca’

On Saturday May 30, 2015 at 7:30 p.m Giacomo Puccini’s opera Tosca conducted by Ivan Josip Skender and directed by Lorenzo Mariani is back on the repertoire of the CNT Opera. Cast: Kristina Kolar (Floria Tosca), Domagoj Dorotić (Mario Cavaradossi), Davor Radić (Barone Scarpia), Robert Palić (Cesare Angelotti), Ozren Bilušić (A Sacristan), Nikša Radovanović (Spoletta), Antonio više