The extraordinary pianistic ability of Fazıl Say in performing popular Bach’s variations and his own pieces and arrangements, with inspired moments of improvisation has won over the festival audience last night, 29 July at 9.30 p.m. in the Rector’s Palace Atrium.
Concertmaster of the London Symphony Orchestra, Roman Simović will be performing in Rector’s Palace Atrium on Sunday, 31 July at 9.30 p.m. an exciting programme featuring sonatas by Eugène Ysaÿe.
One of the most popular Croatian theatres for children and the youth, the Mala Scena, theatre will guest at the Dubrovnik Summer Festival this Saturday and Sunday, 30 and 31 July, with two plays in the Bunić-Kaboga Summer Villa. The play Story of a Wheel is scheduled for the morning while The Princess and the Pea will be staged in the afternoon, both shown in two consecutive time slots. Both programmes are supported by the Caboga Stiftung foundation.
World-renowned pianist Fazıl Say will be performing Johann Sebastian Bach’s Goldberg Variations of and his own Á la carte programme for the festival audience tomorrow, 29 July at 9.30 p.m. in the Rector’s Palace Atrium.
Due to bad weather conditions, this evening’s performance of the play Lion House had to be cancelled.
The Zagreb Quartet along with soloists, the award-winning bassoonist Žarko Perišić and acclaimed clarinettist Milan Milošević held a brilliant musical evening last night, 25 July in the Rector’s Palace Atrium, taking the audience on a journey through time and tempers.
Last year's premiere and award-winning play Lion House, directed by Aida Bukvić based on the eponymous Ivan Salečić novel is again part of the festival programme this summer, returning to the playground under Minčeta Fort from this Tuesday to Friday, 26 to 29 July. The first performance, on 26 July, will be starting at 10 p.m. while the others will start at 9.30 p.m.
The most recent iteration of the now traditional collaboration between the Pula Film Festival and the Dubrovnik Summer Festival brings a screening of the award-winning domestic feature film The Staffroom, directed by Sonja Tarokić, tonight, 25 July at 9.30 p.m. at the Jadran open-air cinema. While the entrance is free, due to the limited number of seats, free tickets must be collected in advance at the Festival Palace Box Office (Od Sigurate 1). The film will be subtitled in English.
The Ballet of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb enchanted the audience gathered in Gradac Park last night, 23 July with their performance of the two-part neo-romantic ballet Pride and Prejudice directed and choreographed by Leo Mujić on the basis of the eponymous Jane Austen cult classic. One more performance is on the programme tonight, 24 July at 9.30 p.m.