A gala concert will start off the music programme of the 70th and anniversary edition of the Dubrovnik Summer Festival on Thursday 11 July at 9.30pm with performances by the Lower Saxony State Orchestra and the Ivan Goran Kovačić Academic Choir with their distinguished soloists – soprano Evelin Novak, mezzo-soprano Janja Vuletić, tenor Tomislav Mužek and bass-baritone Krešimir Stražanac – under the baton of maestro Ivan Repušić. The concert will be held on the open festival stage in front of the Saint Blaise church. Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 is on the repertoire.
The Festival’s Celebratory Summer - The 70th Anniversary Edition of the Dubrovnik Summer Festival Starts on 10 July!
Raising the Libertas flag to the verses of The Hymn to Liberty in front of St Blaise’s Church on Wednesday, 10 July at 21 will mark the opening of the 70th Dubrovnik Summer Festival, which will traditionally take place from 10 July to 25 August at more than thirty site-specific locations in Dubrovnik. The programme of the Festival’s anniversary season as well as many other interesting facts were presented to the public by the Artistic Director of the Dubrovnik Summer Festival Dora Ruždjak Podolski and Executive Director Ivana Medo Bogdanović on Wednesday, 3 July, at the Hotel Excelsior.
One of the greatest living music legends, singer whose world glory lasts more than half a century, Tom Jones performed on 1 July, in front of the Dubrovnik Cathedral. This spectacular concert was organized by the City of Dubrovnik and the Dubrovnik Summer Festival in collaboration with Star production.
On the day of the concert, on Monday 1 July, there will be two entrances for visitors with seating tickets: the first entrance will be between the Church of St. Blaise and Gradska Kavana and the second entry will be at the end of street Od Puča, next to the Gundulić Square. The entry for the audience with standing tickets will be on the side of the Old Port towards the Držić Square. Entrance for the audience will be open from 20:45.
After Zagreb, Zadar and Vienna, the Zagreb Guitar Quartet and actor Duško Modrinić will tell a story about Bersa’s life in his hometown of Dubrovnik. The programme entitled Bersa and His Contemporaries will take place on Saturday, 18 May at 20:00 at the Bunić-Kaboga Summer Villa as a continuation of collaboration between the Caboga Stiftung Foundation, Dubrovačka baština d.o.o. and the Dubrovnik Summer Festival.
Tickets available online, at the hotel reception desks and in Festival Palace (Od Sigurate 1, Old City)
DUBROVNIK SUMMER FESTIVAL AND CABOGA STIFTUNG FOUNDATION
Italian trio Il Volo will perform in front of the Cathedral on 1 August and tickets for this musical spectacle are available online at www.ulaznice.hr
World Superstars Confirm Concerts In Croatia: TOM JONES AND IL VOLO TO PERFORM IN STRADUN ON THE OCCASION OF THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FESTIVAL
One of the greatest living legends, great charmer and brilliant performer Tom Jones will appear in Stradun, Dubrovnik's most beautiful stage, on 1 July. The concert is organised by the City of Dubrovnik and the Dubrovnik Summer Festival in collaboration with Star produkcija.