Announcement of the new theatre season 2016/2017

On Friday June 3, 2016 a press conference is scheduled for 12:30 p.m. in the CNT Foyer at which the season 2016/17 is to be announced. The season brings a series of prominent artists who offer their original visions through new exciting projects that, like up to now, ensure a repertoire that emanates quality, diversity, više


Gaetano Donizetti – Don Pasquale

The comic opera Don Pasquale by the Italian composer Gaetano Donizetti, a masterpiece of its genre, was created in the final period of his career and has featured regularly in the repertoires of the world’s greatest opera houses for over 170 years. Donizetti gave precise subtitles to all of his comic operas, with Don Pasquale više


Mate Matišić – Men of Wax

In the first part of this dramatic triptych entitled The Groupie, Viktor, a playwright and screenwriter, ex-rock guitarist and popular rock star of the former Yugoslavia is living with his wife, Ana. But their lives are suddenly disturbed when one of Viktor’s groupies from his rock-star days visits, bringing some unbelievable news. Events then unfold više


Miroslav Krleža/ Leo Mujić – The Glembays

Miroslav Krleža’s most famous drama text, The Glembays, is set to receive its ballet version in the new season. The story begins with the celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Glembay Bank, in the palace of old Glembay, the head of the family and the founder of the bank. The entire family reunites after više


Giuseppe Verdi – Don Carlo

Giuseppe Verdi’s masterpiece Don Carlo is based on a tragedy by the German writer Friedrich Schiller. Verdi used to say ‘nothing human is alien to me’ and, indeed, man was always at the heart of his operas, which were frequently inspired by the works of Shakespeare, Hugo or Schiller. The librettists of Don Carlo, Méry više


Anton Pavlovich Chekhov – Ivanov

Ivanov is a landowner beset by problems. He is married to a woman he doesn’t love, and who is seriously ill. Her treatment requires a significant amount of money, but as she converted from Judaism to Christianity before their marriage, her family disinherited her. While he struggles to find a meaning to his life, he više