Zagreb

when the curtain falls

HNK ZAGREB

CONSTRUCTION:

1894 - 1895

TRANSFORMATIONS:

1965 - 1969 major alterations and extension by the arch. Božidar RAŠICA

STATUS DURING RESEARCH:

historical ‘skin’ in need for restoration works
modern stage systems
space shared for theatre, ballet and opera

the theater clothing design has a long and rich tradition in Zagreb. a signifcant amount of resources is dedicated to the storage and management of the stage costumes archive.

the state of the art main curtain, was specially fabricated to reproduce historically accurate original details, with handmade fringes and wine red velvet.

the swan with spread wings, one of the recurring details in various shapes and sizes in Fellner & Helmer projects.

Exterior Gallery
Interior Gallery