Posted: 28.07.2022

Fazıl Say, a pianist of extraordinary ability, at the Rector’s Palace

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.

Posted: 27.07.2022

Notice about Lion House ticket refunds and exchange

Due to bad weather conditions, this evening’s performance of the play Lion House had to be cancelled.

Posted: 26.07.2022

Musical journey of the Zagreb Quartet and soloists Žarko Perišić, Milan Milošević

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.

Posted: 25.07.2022

Lion House returns to the playground under Minčeta Fort

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.

Posted: 25.07.2022

Best Croatian film The Staffroom from Pula Film Fest at the 73rd Festival tonight

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.

Posted: 24.07.2022

Spellbinding Ballet Pride and Prejudice Ballet in Gradac Park one more night

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.

Posted: 22.07.2022

Zagreb Quartet with soloists Žarko Perišić and Milan Milošević in Rector's Palace

The Zagreb Quartet will perform with award-winning bassoonist Žarko Perišić and clarinettist Milan Milošević on Monday, 25 July in the Rector’s Palace Atrium at 9.30 p.m., and the programme will include selected compositions by Dowland, Brahms, Mozart, Dvořák and Samandari.

Posted: 21.07.2022

Pride and Prejudice Ballet in Gradac Park this weekend

The ballet piece based on the eponymous Jane Austen cult classic Pride and Prejudice, choreographed and directed by internationally acclaimed contemporary ballet artist Leo Mujić, will be performed by the Ballet of the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb on Saturday and Sunday, 23 and 24 July in Gradac Park at 9:30 p.m.

Posted: 21.07.2022

Composer and participant of #synergy project Nina Perović presented part of her opus

Pianist and composer Nina Perović presented herself and part of her opus to the festival audience last night, 20 July in the Sponza Palace Atrium as part of the project #synergy: Sharpening the capacities of the classical music industry in the Western Balkans, on which the Dubrovnik Summer Festival is partner. The moderator was composer and Croatian representative on the project, Helena Skljarov.

Posted: 20.07.2022

New festival location rang with laughter at the Lovers premiere

First drama premiere of the 73rd Dubrovnik Summer Festival season, Lovers directed by Aleksandar Švabić and performed by the Festival Drama Ensemble, was held last night, 19 July in front of St. Jacob's Church. Judging by the first audience reactions, it was a job well done by the young creative team and the actors.