Drama

William Shakespeare’s King Lear

The Drama ensemble of the CNT in Zagreb is preparing a new drama premiere, William Shakespeare’s King Lear, directed by Janusz Kica. The opening night is scheduled for February 23, 2018. Lada Kaštelan did the translation and the dramaturgy, Numen and Ivana Jonke created the sets, Eva Dessecker costumes and Tamara Obrovac music accompaniment. The više


One Song a Day takes Mischief Away

One Song a Day takes Mischief Away is on the CNT repertoire on February 14, 2018. This season’s first drama premiere was held on September 28, 2017. The performance was inspired by the script written by Krešo Golik for the movie One Song a Day Takes Mischief Away that was one of the most watched movies in the history of Croatian cinematography više


Gypsy, Yet so Handsome by Kristian Novak, directed by Ivica Buljan

Performance Gypsy, Yet so Handsome directed by Ivica Buljan after the novel with the same title written by Kristian Novak and dramatized by Ivor Martinić is on the repertoire on February 20 and 21, 2018, one month after its first night. The set designer is Aleksandar Denić, costume designer is Ana Savić Gecan, composer is Mitja Vrhovnik Smrekar, više


Men of Wax by Mate Matišić

The awarded performance Men of Wax by Mate Matišić directed by Janusz Kica that had its world premiere at the end of 2016, received great acclaim, both from the local and international audiences and official critics. At the International Festival of Small Stages in Rijeka the author Mate Matišić was awarded a prize for the best drama text. At Days više


The Winter’s Tale by William Shakespeare

The Winter’s Tale by William Shakespeare is on the CNT repertoire on February 2, 2018. The performance was directed by a young English stage director Polly Tritschler. One of Shakespeare’s last texts The Winter’s Tale premiered at the CNT in Zagreb on January 12, 2017. The stage director was a young English director Polly Tritschler. The više


Following re-runs of ”Correcting Rhythm” of theatre collective BADco.

The next performance of Correcting Rhythms prepared as a coproduction of theatre collective BADco., CNT in Zagreb and the Dubrovnik Summer Festival is scheduled for February 3, 2018 at 9.30 p.m. Correcting Rhythm and Nothing Inert in the World were supported by: Zagreb City Office for Education, Culture and Sport, Ministry of Culture of the više


Goran Grgić promoted to a national principal

The prominent and multiple awarded drama artist Goran Grgić was promoted to a national Drama principal by the decision of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia on November 28, 2017. He became a member of the CNT Drama in 2002 and created around thirty large and significant drama roles in performances of više


Fiftieth performance of 3 Winters by Tena Štivičić

On Saturday, December 9, 2017 the awarded drama performance 3 Winters by Tena Štivičić directed by Ivica Buljan was performed for the fiftieth time. A drama that follows the destinies of four generations of women that are connected by a single house, participating in the life phases of its heroes in diverse social and political changes više


Gospel back on the repertoire in November

Drama-music performance of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb Gospel directed by Pippo Delbono to original music composed by Enzo Avitabile after numerous European and world tours with over 90 shows which were always met with ovations and great reviews, returns to Zagreb where it is scheduled for November 20 at 7.30 p.m.The composer of više