Split Summer Festival 2015

place: Split
The festival is set to take place from 14 July to 14 August and within its program there will be many international and Croatian artists and companies using 19 different venues through the city of Split, presenting 52 concerts, opera, theatre and dance performances and exhibitions.

One of the most important cultural events in Split and Croatia, Split Summer Festival has a tradition of sixty years now.

60th Split summer festival will start on 14th July on Peristyle with a premiere of opera by Giuseppe Verdi ”Aida” performed by Opera of the Croatian National Theater in Split. Festival focuses mainly on opera productions, presenting the Split audiences with prominent opera productions by theatres from across the world.

Famous singers appear in front of the audience, inspired by the ancient ambient of the old part of the town, while the streets within the Diocletian’s Palace provide an ideal setting for the acoustics.

In addition to operas and concerts, the Split summer festival offers its visitors numerous plays, ballets and exhibitions. In recent years, the organizers have also begun to promote certain forms of contemporary art such as jazz concerts, film projections, and street theatre and performances.

More detailed program: http://www.splitsko-ljeto.hr/

(D.H., 14.07.2015)