Ballet

Croatian Ballet Day

Croatian Ballet Day With a diverse programme, the Ballet of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb will mark the Croatian Ballet Day on November 4, 2017. Exactly 141 years ago (November 4, 1876) names of dancers and the choreographer in one of the most popular Croatian operas Zajc’ Nikola Šubić Zrinjski were mentioned in the više


Roberto Bolle and Friends

The Gala Roberto Bolle and Friends, because of his appearance as performer but also as artistic director, became a powerful cultural tool for spreading dance art and every year attracts thousands of ballet fans. Thanks to his international acclaim, Roberto Bolle every time creates a magic, lively and surprising show for the most diverse and growing audiences with the participation više


Promotion of dancers of the CNT Ballet

Eight dancers of the Ballet of the CNT in Zagreb have been promoted to a higher status. With their appearances in most premiere and repertoire performances of the Zagreb Ballet they have stood out in the most demanding tasks that were put before them in these choreographies. Natalia Horsnell,Iva Vitić Gameiro, Rieka Suzuki, Guilherme Gameiro Alves and Andrea Schifano are promoted to Ballet principals, Simon Yoshida više


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BALLET PREMIERES Tamara Obrovac – Claudio Bernardo Apoxyomenos Bedřich Smetana – Patrice Bart  Elisabeth of Austria – Sissi Gustav Mahler – Valentina Turcu Death in Venice RE-RUNS Marjana Krajač – Maša Kolar Dark Landscapes/ Bolero P.I. Čajkovski – V. Malakhov Swan Lake Miroslav Krleža – Leo Mujić The Glembays Sergej Sergejevič Prokofjev – Patrice Bart Romeo više


Bedřich Smetana – Patrice Bart ”Elisabeth of Austria – Sissi”

In the new season, the Zagreb audience will be offered three new, exceptional interesting ballet works. The second premiere, that will take place at the end of March 2018, will be ballet titled Elisabeth of Austria – Sissi that will be created by choreographer Patrice Bart. In his creation of this new ballet work, Bart više


A successful ending of this season’s project “Ballet in Schools“

After the successful pilot project Opera in Schools, the second round table was held on Friday, June 30, 2017 at 7 p.m. on the occasion of the project Ballet in Schools which included 6 elementary and one high school. The general manager of the CNT in Zagreb Dubravka Vrgoč, ballet director Leonard Jakovina and representatives of schools had a very productive meeting. The project Ballet in Schools was rated very više


Iva Vitić Gameiro, the laureate of the annual Vladimir Nazor Award

The annual Vladimir Nazor Award for theatre art was granted to Iva Vitić Gameiro, soloist of the Ballet of the CNT in Zagreb for her interpretation of the role of Juliet in ballet Romeo and Juliet by Sergei Prokofiev, choreographed and directed by Patrice Bart and produced by the Ballet of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb. više


La Bayadere on the repertoire

From Wednesday, June 21, 2017 ballet La Bayadere by Ludwig Minkus choreographed and directed by Vasily Medvedev will be back on the repertoire of the CNT in Zagreb.  The ballet La Bayadère was originally created by the legendary Marius Petipa in 1877 for the Mariinsky Theatre in Saint Petersburg to the music of Ludwig Minkus. više