Puccini’s ”Turandot”

The Zagreb opera has begun with preparations of its last premiere this season, Puccini’s Turandot that is a coproduction of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb and Associazione Arena Sferisterio – Macerata Opera Festival. The opening night is planned for May 18, 2018 with Marcello Mottadelli as conducted in stage direction of Stefano Ricci and Gianni Forte. The set and light designer više

A new opera tale about Hillary the Witch

After eight seasons and almost one hundred performances, Hillary the Witch goes to the Opera receives its sequel. The Zagreb Opera is preparing Hillary the Witch and the Aggrieved Double Bass after the text of the same author Peter Lund, in the translation of Helena Lucić Šego, in the adaptation of Dina Vukelić and music arrangement of više

Verdi’s ”Messa da Requiem” postponed

Dear visitors, we would like to inform you that Verdi’s ”Messa da Requiem” that was scheduled for March 30, 2018 is postponed until October 31, 2018. You can receive a refund for purchased tickets at the Box Office and for tickets purchased online please write to aleksandra.marketing@hnk.hr . The conductor is Nikša Bareze and the više

Giuseppe Verdi’s Don Carlo

Giuseppe Verdi’s Don Carlo directed by Derek Gimpel under music direction of Loris Voltolini is back on the CNT repertoire on Saturday, April 7, 2018. The next re-runs are scheduled for April 10, 13 and 16, 2018. Giuseppe Verdi’s masterpiece Don Carlo is based on a tragedy by the German writer Friedrich Schiller. Verdi used više

Giuseppe Verdi`s Les Vêpres Siciliennes cancelled

Dear visitors, we regret to inform you that the performances of opera Les Vêpres Siciliennes by Giuseppe Verdi scheduled for March 10, 12 and 15, 2018 are cancelled due to the illness of the leading singer. On Saturday, instead of the announced opera, holders of subscription 5 will be able to see opera Adel and Mara by Josip Hatze; više

Hillary the Witch Goes to the Opera

Children’s opera Hillary the Witch Goes to the Opera is on the repertoire on Sunday, March 11 2018. at 11 a.m. in the Foyer of the CNT in Zagreb. The stage director is Ivan Leo Lemo, set designer Vesna Režić, costume designer Mirjana Zagorec and the composer is Zvonimir Dusper. The cast is Dora Lipovčan, više

The Flying Dutchman

The new opera premiere of the Opera of the CNT in Zagreb Richard Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman directed by Olivier Py with music direction of Nikša Bareza was held on January 26, 2018. The performance is the original production of Theater an der Wien. The set and costume designer is Pierre-Andre Weitz, the light designer više

Ero the Joker by Jakov Gotovac

On January 20, 2018, this opera was performed for the 700th time. The next performance is on the repertoire of the CNT in Zagreb on Wednesday, February 28, 2018. This opera has been categorised as the most successful Slavic comic opera and since its world opening night at the CNT in Zagreb on November 2, više