Opera

In memoriam: Tomislav Borić

A long -time member of the Opera of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb, basso Tomislav Borić, died in Stubičke Toplice on December 10, 2016. Tomislav Jozić Borić was born on August 12, 1940 in Bojančište in Macedonia. He studied singing with Ankica Opolski from Varaždin and at the Music Academy in Zagreb with professor Lav više


Commemoration for Opera principals Branka Stilinović and Tomislav Neralić

The commemoration for Opera principals Branka Stilinović and Tomislav Neralić was held on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at noon in the Foyer of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb.   The renowned Croatian opera singer and longtime soloist of the golden era of the Opera of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb Branka Stilinović died više


In memoriam: Branka Stilinović, primadonna of the Zagreb Opera

The renowned Croatian opera singer and longtime soloist of the golden era of the Opera of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb Branka Stilinović died on November 4, 2016 in Rijeka. Branka Stilinović was born on October 24, 1926 in Zagreb where she completed her singing education at the Music school Pavao Markovac in the više


200th birthday of Rossini’s The Barber of Seville

One of the most favoured operas of diverse generations of spectators, Gioachino Rossini’s The Barber of Seville returned to the CNT in Zagreb on October 21, 24 and 26, 2016 in the year when the music world marks the 200th anniversary of the world premiere of this work. The conductor is Tomislav Fačini /Josip Šego.   više


On Monday, November 7. 2016 at 7:30 the CNT Opera shall perform the opera by Ivan noble Zajc Nikola Šubic Zrinjski directed by Krešimir Dolenčić.


Presentation of opera Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini

Madama Butterfly, one of the most performed works in the history of opera will be given on the Zagreb stage as an example of Italian excellence and the cooperation with the orchestra and the choir of the Croatian National Theatre under the leadership of maestro Nikša Bareza, in the best possible manner contributes to the više


A performance that thrilled the Zagreb audience

The premiere of the concert performance of Arnold Schönberg’s oratorio Gurre Lieder, the first integral version performed in Croatia was held on Thursday, September 22, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. This epic cantata for five opera soloists, narrator, chorus and a large orchestra, created after the poem of the Danish writer Jens Peter Jacobsen, positioned the više


Tomislav Mužek, the new principal of the Opera of the CNT in Zagreb

Tomislav Mužek was born in 1976 in Siegen, Germany. He graduated singing at the University for Music and Stage Art with the highest honours in Vienna in 1999. He studied lied and oratorio in the class of Robert Holl and then with Marianne Spiecker-Henke. Since 1995 he has been performing on concert and opera stages više


Concert performance of „Nikola Šubić Zrinjski” in Šibenik

On the occasion of the 950th anniversary of the City of Šibenik and the marking of the 450th anniversary of the Battle at Szigeth, the Opera ensemble of the CNT in Zagreb gave a concert performance of Nikola Šubić Zrinjski by Ivan noble Zajc on September 28, 2016 on the stage of St. Michael’s fort. više