The prestigous Ubu Award awarded to Gospel

The Italian theatre community awarded the Premio Ubu Award for the best original music score to Enzo Avitabile who composed music for Pippo Delbono’s Gospel. This prestigious award of the Italian theatre was awarded for the 39th time in the organisation of the Association Ubu per Franco Quadri. The Board for awarding the prizes is više


Insight into the opera Love for Three Oranges

Before the official opening night of Prokofiev’s opera Love for Three Oranges, the CNT in Zagreb held an insight into the opera on Sunday, February 5, 2017 at 11 a.m. The programme included a conversation with the conductor and director of the Opera of the CNT in Zagreb Nikša Bareza, the stage director Krešimir Dolenčić, više


Rock and Philosophy at the CNT in Zagreb

The exceptionally popular cycle of the Philosophical Theatre of the CNT in Zagreb continued on January 29, 2017 with the appearance of the leading Italian philosopher Franco B. Bifo and Bobby Gillespie, the signer of the cult Scottish rock group Primal Scream. The editor and host of the Philosophical Theatre Srećko Horvat explained how this unexpected više


Artistic programme for schools

An artistic programme for schools was held on Thursday February 2, 2017 at 11 a.m. The programme combines excerpts from drama, opera and ballet performances and includes the most popular works of theatre art performed by the best artists of our theatre. This programme presents a cross-section of the repertoire of the CNT in Zagreb. više



Bluebeard by M. Nećak and Staša Zurovac again on the repertoire

Ballet Bluebeard that Staša Zurovac choreographed and directed after his own scenario to the music of Marjan Nećak is back on the CNT repertoire from January 12, 2017. The following re-runs are planned for January 14, 17 and 19, 2017. The new ballet work Bluebeard was based on the famous legend of the Bluebeard finding inspiration više


In memoriam: Ivo Brešan

One of the most significant contemporary Croatian dramatists, novelists and screenwriters Ivo Brešan (Vodice, May 27, 1936 – Zagreb, January 3, 2017) died in Zagreb at the age of 80. His texts had world premieres on the stage of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb on two occasions; The Sunken Bells in 1994 directed by Kosta više


The Nutcracker – The Magnificent Christmas Tale

From Friday, November 25, 2016 it is possible to visit the exhibition The Nutcracker – The Magnificent Christmas Tale at the Museum of Arts and Crafts in Zagreb that was created in cooperation with the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb. We cordially invite you to make the first visit of the exhibition on Friday, November više


Important announcement

Dear visitors! We would like to inform you that from January 1, 2017 individual bookings will no longer be possible due to a large number of reserved but not picked up tickets, which significantly disturbs the purchase of available tickets. Reservations will still be available for schools and group visits. We thank you for your više


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