In Memoriam: Vladimir Benić

A long-term active member of Croatian music life and a former director of the Opera of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb maestro Vladimir Benić died in Zagreb on April 28, 2017. Vladimir Benić was born on October 3, 1922 in Zagreb where he graduated from the Academy of Music in Zagreb in 1947 – više

Drama of the CNT in Zagreb won seven awards at the 27th Days of Marulić

The awarding ceremony of the 27th Days of Marulić was held in Split at which the Drama ensemble of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb won seven prizes. The audience awarded both drama performances of the CNT in Zagreb as the best performances of the Festival. The Award for a contemporary drama text was granted više

Cycle of Sunday Concerts

The Cycle of Sunday Concerts continues on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 11 a.m. in the Foyer of the CNT in Zagreb with the appearance of the trombone ensemble: Alan Bošnjak – trombone, alto trombone; Ivan Bošnjak – trombone; Mate Đuzel – trombone; Marin Rabadan – trombone and Željko Kertez – tuba. Concert guests are sopranos Adela Golac Rilović više

Bella figura” by Yasmine Reza opened the 15th BOK Festival

  The drama performance Bella figura by Yasmine Reza opened the 15th BOK Festival in Bjelovar on Thursday, April 27, 2017. After more than twenty sold out performances at the CNT in Zagreb, the performance achieved great acclaim during its appearances at the Slovene National Theatre in Maribor, Teatar Ulysses on the island of Brijuni, the International više

Subscribers from Maribor visited opera Don Carlo

Subscribers of the Slovene National Theatre in Maribor visited this season’s last performance of Verdi’s Don Carlo with Boncompagni as conductor and in direction of Derek Gimpel on Saturday, April 22, 2017. This is a joint cooperation of the Slovene National Theatre in Maribor and the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb titled the European subscription. više

The Woman by Josip Kosor

The next re-run of The Woman by Josip Kosor directed by Paolo Magelli is scheduled for April 26, 2017. Paolo Magelli is the stage director and Željka Udovičić Pleština the dramaturge; the composer is Arturo Annecchino, the set designers are Numen and Ivana Jonke, the costume designer is Leo Kulaš and light designers are Paolo Magelli and više

The audience thrilled with Don Carlo

A party was held after the opening night of Giuseppe Verdi`s Don Carlo, with Elio Boncompagni as conductor and Derek Gimpel as stage director, where numerous artists and cultural workers congratulated the production team and the ensemble of the performance.

European theatre lab launched its website

The European theatre convention (ETC) launched a new website for the project European Theatre Lab: Drama Goes Digital that is supported by the Creative Europe programme. The website contains detailed information on the project, co-productions, project partners and activities and events.