Drama

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PREMIERES Jean-Baptiste Poquelin Molière Tartuffe • Mate Matišić Men of Wax • William Shakespeare The Winter’s Tale • A. Pavlovich Chekhov Ivanov • RERUNS Tena Štivičić 3 Winters • Josip Kosor The Woman • Pippo Delbono Gospel Bobo Jelčić At the End of the Week • Miroslav Krleža The Wolfhound • Friedrich Schiller The Robbers više


Performance “Tristesses” by Anne-Cécile Vandalem closed this year’s World Theatre Festival

The World Theatre Festival ended on September 23, 2016 with Anne-Cécile Vandalem’s Tristesses. This music and stage project produced by Das Fräulein (Kompanie) puts the relationship between power and sorrow into focus. Using the methodology of a detective story and political comedy Anne-Cécile Vandalem humorously explores one of the most horrific political weapons of today: manipulation with više


Ceremonious opening of the World Theatre Festival

The 14th World Theatre Festival commences on Friday, September 9, 2016 at 8 p.m. with the Marriage of Maria Braun performed by members of the Berlin Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz Theatre directed by Thomas Ostermeier, created after the original classic of Rainer Werner Fassbinder. At 7 p.m. prior to curtain-up, the artistic directors and selectors više


Mate Matišić – Men of Wax

In the first part of this dramatic triptych entitled The Groupie, Viktor, a playwright and screenwriter, ex-rock guitarist and popular rock star of the former Yugoslavia is living with his wife, Ana. But their lives are suddenly disturbed when one of Viktor’s groupies from his rock-star days visits, bringing some unbelievable news. Events then unfold više


Anton Pavlovich Chekhov – Ivanov

Ivanov is a landowner beset by problems. He is married to a woman he doesn’t love, and who is seriously ill. Her treatment requires a significant amount of money, but as she converted from Judaism to Christianity before their marriage, her family disinherited her. While he struggles to find a meaning to his life, he više





At the End of the Week – „theatrical magic“of Bobo Jelčić

Bobo Jelčić’s At the End of the Week is scheduled for Tuesday, June 7, (at 7:30.p.m.). One of the most successful and awarded Croatian stage directors Bobo Jelčić staged his first performance at the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb; the world premiere took place on November 21, 2015 with fantastic reviews and reactions of the više