The Nutcracker is sold out

Tickets for all performances of The Nutcracker, including the performances in January are sold out. In the 120 years since its premiere, the popularity of The Nutcracker has been growing constantly with audiences worldwide. Today, it is the most frequently performed ballet in the world, and there is most likely not a single generation that više

New Year’s Concert of the Croatian Television Tambouritza Orchestra

It has already become a tradition that the Croatian Television Tambouritza Orchestra has its New Year’s concert titled Waltzes, Polkas and other Shenanigans on January 1, at 7 p.m. at the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb with maestro Siniša Leopold as conductor. This traditional new year’s concert in its fourteenth edition offera a unique programme više

New performance of Verdi’s La Traviata

On Wednesday, January 18 and Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. new re-runs of Verdi’s opera La Traviata directed by Janusz Kica with conductor Josip Šego are on the CNT repertoire. The ongoing season of the CNT in Zagreb was opened with the premiere of opera La Traviata, that was first performed in Rijeka više

In memoriam: Miljenko Banovic (1936 – 2016)

Miljenko Banović was born in Zagreb in 1936. He trained sports and started with ballet in 1953 with Mile Jovanović. After his ballet beginnings in Zagreb, he left for Paris (1958) where he danced in the companies of Janine Charrat, Milorad Mišković and worked with Lifar at the Paris Opera, Roland Petit, Béjart, etc. He više

Great success of 3 Winters at the Festival in Israel

The awarded performance 3 Winters written by Tena Štivičić and directed by Ivica Buljan achieved great success at its first appearance in Israel where it was performed on the opening night of the 9th International Theatre Festival Hanoch Levin in Tel Aviv. The local critic Michael Handelzalts wrote about this performance with great approval and understanding in the printed edition više

Yanis Varoufakis in the crowded CNT

As soon as the media announced that the controversial economist and former Greek Minister of Finance Yanis Varoufakis will appear at the beginning of December at the CNT in Zagreb as a guest of the Philosophical Theatre, the 700 tickets were sold out. This is the reason why the CNT has decided to release additional više

In memoriam: Tomislav Borić

A long -time member of the Opera of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb, basso Tomislav Borić, died in Stubičke Toplice on December 10, 2016. Tomislav Jozić Borić was born on August 12, 1940 in Bojančište in Macedonia. He studied singing with Ankica Opolski from Varaždin and at the Music Academy in Zagreb with professor Lav više