This year's visual identity of Dubrovnik Summer Festival represents continuation of the parallelism between the architecture and anatomy, which is strongly dramatized by "walls of stone, heart of art” slogan but this year with water as a dominant theme. Authors of the concept and design are Maro Pitarević and Gabrijela Farčić.
The Croatian exhibition entitled Intangible, featuring as many as two projects from the Theatre Programme of the Dubrovnik Summer Festival has been awarded Gold Medal PQ 2015 for Use of Space for Performance at this year's Prague Quadrennial, the prestigious European event in the field of set design and related disciplines.
The young Croatian / American jazz singer Thana Alexa will perform with her band at the 66th Dubrovnik Summer Festival on 29 July at Orsula. The project is the first collaboration between the Dubrovnik summer Festival and Orsula Park. Tickets are 150 Kuna and can be purchased online.
Tickets for the 66th Dubrovnik Summer Festival are available for purchase online on the Dubrovnik Summer Festival site and at Box Offices.
The Preliminary Programme of the 66th Dubrovnik Summer Festival, which traditionally takes place from 10 July to 25 August, has been presented by Mladen Tarbuk, Artistic Director, and his assistants for theatre and music programmes, Mani Gotovac and Mladen Janjanin, on Monday, 2 February, at the Festival Palace, within the Festival of St Blaise and the City of Dubrovnik Day. During the press conference, Nikola Pavlović, the Croatian Government's Commissioner for the City of Dubrovnik, and Davorko Obuljen, on behalf of the Prefect of the Dubrovnik-NeretvaCounty, expressed their support to the Festival.
A mobile subtitling VIP script application, co-developed by the Dubrovnik Summer Festival and its long-time general sponsor Vipnet, in collaboration with the UX Passion agency, has won the Stevie Award bronze in the Experimental and Innovative Communication category in the International Business Awards competition in Paris.
Shakespeare’s “King Lear” directed by Lenka Udovički and performed by the Ulysses Theater, under the sponsorship of the City of Dubrovnik and the Dubrovnik Tourist Board will take place on Friday and Saturday, 29th and 30th August.