At the CNT in Zagreb 8000 sold tickets in one day

In only one day the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb sold almost 8000 tickets, of which almost 70% of tickets are sold online. The queues in front of the national theatre throughout the entire day have proven an exceptional interest of the audience for occasional holiday performances such as The Nutcracker, but also for other productions of više

The Nutcracker of the CNT in Zagreb aroused great public interest

From early morning the building of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb was surrounded by visitors who wished to book their seats for the upcoming performances of The Nutcracker. The Nutcracker by Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky is one of the most performed ballets in the world and for the Zagreb audiences it is a must-see during the više

Ballet Swan Lake for “Step into Life”

One of the oldest Croatian humanitarian actions called „Step into Life“ continued this year as well. The action is to help young parentless people who have to leave their foster homes throughout Croatia and its direct purpose is to improve their living conditions. Every year since 2008, „Step into Life“ funds young people who have više

Ticket sales for ”The Nutcracker” have commenced

From Thursday, November 2, 2017 ticket sales are open for The Nutcracker by choreographer and director Derek Deane. The conductor is Dian Tchobanov. The Nutcracker is on the repertoire on November 29, December 6, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 27, 28, 29 and 31, 2017 as well as on January 2, 4 and 5, 2018.

Guest performance of the Yugoslav Drama Theatre from Belgrade

On Tuesday, October 24, 2017 the Yugoslav Drama Theatre from Belgrade will give a guest performance of Right You Are (If You Think So) by Luigi Pirandello directed by Jagoš Marković. He also designed the sets and selected the music. The costume designer is Bojana Nikitović, stage narration is prepared by Ljiljana Mrkić Popović; the light designer is Dejan Draganov and sound designer Igor Bošković. The cast is: Predrag Ejdus, Jelisaveta Sablić, Marko Janketić, Nevena Ristić, Branislav Lečić, Jasmina Avramović, Lazar Đukić, Vesna Stanković, Nenad Jezdić, Irfan Mensur, Rada Đuričin, Slobodan Tešić.  

World opening of Apoxyomenos by Claudio Bernardo

The Zagreb Ballet had its first premiere in the new season, ballet Apoxyomenus to the music of Tamara Obrovac in the choreography of Claudio Bernardo. The world opening night took  place on October 13, 2017. The dramaturge is Lada Kaštelan, the sets will be designed by Numen, the costume designer is Silvio Vujičić and the light više

Party after the premiere of Adel and Mara

Numerous artists congratulated the production team at a party held after the opera premiere of Adel and Mara by Josip Hatze, directed by Ozren Prohić and under music direction of Nikša Bareza.  

Vivaldi’s 4 Seasons for 3 pianos

On the occasion of the publication of a CD distributed by the prestigious Naxos, Vivaldi‘s baroque masterwork The Four Seasons was presented by three renowned pianists Matej Meštrović, Matija Dedić and Hakan Ali Toker in an entirely new and dynamic manner on October 15, 2017 at the CNT in Zagreb. They were accompanied by a special guest, the American pianist and composer Matthew Mayer.  Matej Meštrović arranged four most popular Vivaldi‘s violin concertos for three pianos that he imbued with Balcan, više

The Zagreb premiere of Kein Licht

Opera work Kein Licht. composed by Philippe Manoury had its premiere at the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb on November 7, 2017 with the participation of Croatian and foreign opera artists and musicians. The following re-runs in Zagreb were held on November 8 and 9, 2017. The work was commissioned by the Parisian Opéra Comique that is više