Rijeka Summer Nights 2006

The Festival will take place between 29th and 27th July in Rijeka.

One of the world’s greatest tenors Jose Cura from Argentina will perform at this year’s "Nights". "Strange Fruit" from Australia, one of the most famous street theatres in the world, will open the festival. Japanese genius Moe Yamamoto will be the choreographer to Rijeka’s ballet company, while the contemporary flamenco legend Gerardo Núńez from Spain will hold a concert at Gradina. Rijeka’s and Pula’s poets and writers will declaim their texts in the Old Town; Damir Urban and "4" will give a concert/performance in Torpedo accompanied by our orchestra and Alan Bjelinski; Ivan pl. Zajc Croatian National Theatre (HNK) will give its famous "La Gioconda" and "Carmina Burana"; Drama will give the premiere of Mato Matišić’s provocative piece "Nobody’s Son"; at Kantrida, "Gold, Frankincense and Myrrh" will be performed… (text: www.rijeckeljetnenoci.com)