Days of the open city of Zagreb: Theatrical magic in the enchanted forest

After last year's great success, Days of the Open City are back this year in an expanded edition. Namely, June 3th and 4rd waiting for you eight programs even seven most beautiful locations in Zagreb.

It is an enabling event free recent cultural content to all citizens, passers-by and visitors to the city of Zagreb. Thus, cultural and interactive content will be accessible to everyone, regardless of age, gender or financial status.

The theater director is behind everything Anica Tomić, then spiritus movens these beautiful ideas Dubravka Vrgoč, To Ivica Buljan. Namely, a special treat awaits theater art lovers at the very end of this two-day celebration of togetherness and creativity, tolerance and inclusiveness as the fundamental principles of the new, more humane society of the 21st century.

Open city days – June 4

On Sunday, June 4, from 18 p.m., Tuškanac park will turn into Enchanted forest artistic inspiration. The magic of the thoughts and sentences of genius writers will come to life in the synergy of the enchanted man from Tuš and contemporary performance intervention, all under the direction of Ivica Buljan. The best Croatian actors gladly responded to his invitation. You will find it in one place: Dubrovnik Hamlet Frano Maskovic always ready for new challenges, Lucija Šerbedžija, an actress known to theater and film audiences, as well as their colleague from the Zagreb Youth Theater ensemble, excellent Barbara Prpic, from Zagreb's HNK, champion Nina Violić, recently also a film director, and her younger colleague Filip Vidovic, known to the general public as the winner of "Dancing with the Stars". A talented actor will welcome us with them Marko Cindrić, and the youngest participants in the performance, although still students of the Academy of Dramatic Art, are already successful Lovro Rimac and versatile Damjan Humski.

It will be an exciting search for actors who will recite poetry, parts from the famous dramatic texts of Shakespeare, Moliere and Chekhov "hidden" in certain locations in small groups. They will also perform endlessly humorous improvised situations from everyday life.

Open city days – June 3

For the very beginning of the event, on Saturday, June 3, at Trg kralja Tomislava at 11 a.m citizens, tourists, immigrants or passers-by will hold hands forming a living chain as a symbol of the progressive idea of ​​community and a better future. Coming up Ode to youth, on Ban Josip Jelačić Square. It will be there at 12:XNUMX p.m. choir made up of participants of all generations led by conductors Hedom Gospodnetić i Vitomir Ivanjek to perform well-known songs from old times, but also from today, as well as songs about Zagreb.  At 12:45, on Dolac a special dance surprise awaits us. IN 19:XNUMX Zrinjevac becomes a place of dancing, open to all citizens with hits from the 60s and 70s of the last century. They will perform them  Robert Mareković and the band Swingers.

Sunday is reserved for cultural and sports events. At 11 o'clock at the Pavilion at Zrinjevac Ivana Starčević i Matija Antolić will perform classic Zagreb hits such as I love, Golubovi, Marijana, Ulica jorgovana and numerous others. Marko Petrić will read a few excerpts from literature dedicated to old Zagreb, but also invite citizens to tell personal stories about the city. A sports matinee awaits us on the European square at 12 o'clock. We will socialize through various recreational activities designed and organized by members Croatian Sports Association of the Deaf. On Cvjetni trg at 16 p.m Classical ballet school will perform a ballet program.

Finally, let's find inspiration at Tuškanac in the Enchanted Forest and change the world for the better together.  

The Days of the Open City project was organized in cooperation with Tourist board of the city of Zagreb and other partners.


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