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Rock and philosophy soon at the CNT in Zagreb

On January 29, 2017, the exceptionally popular cycle the Philosophical Theatre of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagrebu shall be host to the leading Italian philosopher Franco B. Bifo and to Bobby Gillespie, a singer of the cult Scottish roch group Primal Scream. The editor and host of the Philosophical Theatre Srećko Horvat explained how this više


The Secret History of the CNT in Zagreb

On Saturday, February 11, 2017. between 11 am and 3 pm the tour titled The Secret History of the CNT in Zagreb is organised with actors of the CNT Drama. Due to an increased interest of the citizens and visitors of Zagreb, the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb has introduced a new offer: at least više


In memoriam: Ivo Brešan

One of the most significant contemporary Croatian dramatists, novelists and screenwriters Ivo Brešan (Vodice, May 27, 1936 – Zagreb, January 3, 2017) died in Zagreb at the age of 80. His texts had world premieres on the stage of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb on two occasions; The Sunken Bells in 1994 directed by Kosta više

Vlaho Bukovac, Preporod hrvatske književnosti i umjetnosti, odnosno Hrvatski preporod, svečani zastor izgrađen prigodom otvorenja zgrade 1895.

Important announcement

Dear visitors! We would like to inform you that from January 1, 2017 individual bookings will no longer be possible due to a large number of reserved but not picked up tickets, which significantly disturbs the purchase of available tickets. Reservations will still be available for schools and group visits. We thank you for your više


Entering the new season with a full house

The Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb opened the new season on September 9, 2016 and until October 24, 2016 there were 16 repertoire performances and one drama premiere – Molière’s Tartuffe and ten visiting theatre performances. Two performances of Schönberg’s oratorio Gurre Lieder that was premiered at the Concert Hall Vatroslav Lisinski and the guest više


New Year’s Concert of the Croatian Television Tambouritza Orchestra

It has already become a tradition that the Croatian Television Tambouritza Orchestra has its New Year’s concert titled Waltzes, Polkas and other Shenanigans on January 1, at 7 p.m. at the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb with maestro Siniša Leopold as conductor. This traditional new year’s concert in its fourteenth edition offera a unique programme više


Yanis Varoufakis in the crowded CNT

As soon as the media announced that the controversial economist and former Greek Minister of Finance Yanis Varoufakis will appear at the beginning of December at the CNT in Zagreb as a guest of the Philosophical Theatre, the 700 tickets were sold out. This is the reason why the CNT has decided to release additional više