Preparations for Vladimir Malakhov’s Swan Lake are under way

The Zagreb Ballet is preparing P. I. Tchaikovsky’s ballet Swan Lake, a title that has always been awaited with great expectations. The choreographer of this production is the renowned dancer and choreographer Vladimir Malakhov. For the first time Malakhov will be creating Swan Lake. Until now he has staged popular classical titles such as The više

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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


Dark Landscapes by Marjana Krajač and Bolero by Maša Kolar

The first premiere of the new season of the Zagreb Ballet was held on November 11, 2016. It was a double bill of two contemporary original dance pieces: Dark Landscapes by Marjana Krajač and Bolero by Maša Kolar. As part of our constant efforts to include both local and recent ballet pieces in the repertoire, 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


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


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


Guest performances of Dark Landscapes and Bolero

The new double bill of the Zagreb Ballet Dark Landscapes by Marjana Krajač and Bolero by Maša Kolar will be performed on January 28, 2017 at the Croatian National Theatre in Split and on April 4, 2017 at the International Belgrade Dance Festival at the Madlenianum theatre.  


The Croatian Ballet Day

On November 3, 2016 with a diverse programme, the Ballet of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb marked two significant dates – the Croatian Ballet Day and the 140th anniversary of the existence of ballet in Croatia. THE CROATIAN BALLET DAY Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 5 p.m. – free entrance 1. The beginning of više


Sale and booking of tickets for The Nutcracker

Sale and booking of tickets for The Nutcracker by Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky shall commence on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 10 a.m. From that date you can book tickets by phone 01 / 48 88 415 (Box office) and 01/48 88 418 (Infocentar). From Tuesday, October 25, 2016 you can also buy tickets directly at više