Puccini's "Turandot" to open 62nd Split Summer Festival

The raising of the festival flag outside the Mestrovic Gallery on July 14 will mark the opening of the 62nd Split Summer Festival after which members of Split's Croatian National Theatre will perform a premiere of Puccini's Turandot opera directed by Ozren Prohic and conducted by Ivo Lipanovic.

Festival director Goran Glolovko told a press conference on Thursday that several attractive titles had been prepared for the festival.

The festival will last until August 14 and present performances by domestic and foreign ensembles on outdoor stages. This year's festival comprises 38 dramas, operas, ballets and concerts as well as three art exhibitions.

Last update: Thu, 07/07/2016 - 18:07

More from Tourism

The Telegraph lists Pula among world's most desireable destinations

The Telegraph has selected the 20 best destinations to visit in 2017 and the list includes the northern Adriatic...

Subspace hostel with space pods opens in Zagreb

As of December 1, Zagreb has a new tourist attraction, the futuristic Subspace hostel, the first in the European...

Croatia among top 3 family destinations on Russian market

The Russian edition of National Geographic Traveler placed Croatia among the top three best destinations for family...

Croatia voted Readers' Choice Destination of the Year 2016 by US magazine T+L

Croatia has been voted Readers' Choice Destination of the Year 2016 in an online poll by readers of the US magazine...

Medjimurje wins prestigious tourism award

Croatia's northern Medjimurje region has won the Swiss Tourism Award (STA) for the promotion of quality tourism,...