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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.  


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



Due to great interest of spectators a new Weekend subscription is announced

Dear visitors, Due to great interest of spectators for the Weekend subscription number 5, we have prepared a new Weekend subscription number 12 which includes mostly same titles. The new subscription can be purchased from Thursday October 12, 2017 to October 20, 2017 between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. NEW WEEKEND SUBSCRIPTION – NUMBER 12 više


Open Square Day and the White Night Event

A press conference was held at the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb where two significant cultural events were presented: the White Night and the Open Square Day that were held on Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1, 2017. The Mayor of the City of Zagreb Milan Bandić, the general manager of the CNT in više