St. Petersburg's best ballet dancers delight Zagreb audience

The Croatian National Theatre (HNK) on Monday welcomed some of the greatest Russian ballet stars, the leading ballet dancers of St. Petersburg who thrilled the Croatian audience with their...

Pula Book Fair to be held in December

The Pula Book Fair will be held in that biggest Istrian city on December 1-11 with the theme "Transantlantic," and organisers said earlier this week that the event would attract a large number of...

Croatian Book Month to start on 15 Oct

The Croatian Book Month, a national programme promoting reading as an activity of great social value and the book as a cultural asset, will have an official launch on Saturday, 15 October, in...

Bob Dylan wins surprise Nobel Prize in Literature

US folk icon Bob Dylan was the surprise choice for the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature announced Thursday by the Swedish Academy.

Int'l conference on Croatian writer Ivana Brlic-Mazuranic starts in Zagreb

The international conference "A Century of Croatian Tales of Long Ago", dedicated to Croatia's greatest children's author Ivana Brlic-Mazuranic, opened at the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts...

Eighty-five countries compete for foreign-language Oscar

Eighty-five countries are competing for the 2017 foreign-language Oscar, with Yemen submitting an entry for the first time, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Tuesday.

Croatia to promote fledgling authors at Frankfurt Book Fair

Selected young Croatian authors will appear at this year's Frankfurt International Book Fair on October 19-23 under the motto "They're coming

Spanish comedies to be shown at Tuskanac cinema this week

Five Spanish comedies will be shown at Zagreb's Tuskanac cinema this week, and the event will start with the screening of Alvaro Fernandez-Armero's film "Las ovejas no pierden el tren" (...

Japanese Film Week begins in Zagreb on Monday

Japanese Film Week will begin in Zagreb's Tuskanac cinema on Monday with Keisuke Yoshida's “Silver Spoon”.

White Night cultural event held for second time in Zagreb

The "White Night" event, featuring various cultural happenings at 18 different locations in Zagreb, including free exhibitions, performances, visual installations and dance workshops, was held in...

Photos about Russia to be staged in Museum of Arts and Crafts

An exhibition called "Russia: Life, Places, Moments" will be staged in the Zagreb-based Museum of Arts and Crafts on Thursday and run through 9 October, and on the eve of the official opening...

Literary festival "Europe In The Yard" to promote writers in Zagreb this autumn

The fourth edition of of the literary festival  "Europea u Dvoristu" ("Europe In The Yard") organised by the Ljevak publishing company will take place in Zagreb this autumn and winter, the...

Game of Thrones, HBO dominate Emmy Awards

The HBO television series "Veep" and "Game of Thrones" took the top prizes at the 68th Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, in a televised ceremony that delivered some laughs but few suprises....

Zagreb Film Festival to be held Nov. 12-20

The 14th edition of the Zagreb Film Festival (ZFF) will take place in the Croatian capital from November 12 to 20 , with screenings at the Europa and Tuskanac cinemas.

"Game of Thrones," "Fargo," "House of Cards" up for 68th Emmy Awards

The hit HBO series "Game of Thrones," tops the list of nominees at Sunday's 68th Emmy Awards, US television's top honours.