Best Play in DRAMA category nominees include "Marin Držić – Victory over the Enemies" first performed at the 68th Dubrovnik Summer Festival on 20 August 2017. Best Play in OPERA Category nominees include Georg Friedrich Handel "Orlando", premiered at the Festival on 28 July 2017 at the Benedictine Monastery Cloister on the Island of Lokrum.
Correcting Rhythm (Ispravci ritma), a co-production of the BADco. Theatre Collective, the Croatian National Theatre of Zagreb and the Dubrovnik Summer Festival will be premiered at the Croatian National Theatre Sound Studio on Saturday, 18 November, with repeat performances on 23 November, 10 and 16 December 2017. Tickets are available online here. Play will also be performed at the 69th Dubrovnik Summer Festival.
Theatre director Saša Božić has been appointed Theatre Programme Director, conductor Tomislav Fačini has been appointed Music Programme Director, and musicologist Karolina Rugle has been appointed Innovative Cultural Practices Director.