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National Theatre

Francuska 3, Belgrade 11000, Serbia
+381 11 3281333
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Francuska 3, Belgrade 11000, Serbia
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

Visited the National Theater, home of opera, ballet and drama for the guided "Behind the Curtain" program. The guide described the history behind the scene in this small auditorium with maximum seat of 500+. They had many world renowned singers appeared as the first debut...More

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Reviewed February 4, 2018

The theatre has a very nice architecture from the habsburg period, even if the old hall is not very big (max 500 seats). We had a guided tour in the basement museum, but the accent is on famous Serbian composers, dancers and actors with photos...More

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Reviewed January 31, 2018

Founded in 1868, the National Theater was an extravaganza in a town of 25,000 inhabitants. However, ethnic pride and the support of its community, as well as several generous noblemen contributed to the growth and expansion of the Theater. Initially focused on theatrical plays, it...More

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Reviewed October 27, 2017

Experience good ballet/opera in beautiful theatre at a price so cheap that it puts to shame the equivalent in London, NY, Germany

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Reviewed August 15, 2017

In the center of Old Belgrade, the stunning National Theater has been a major city landmark for 150 years! Tourists will find that even the best seats are inexpensive. The impressive opera repertoire ranges from Tosca, La Boheme, Il Trovatore and Rigoletto to Aida, Otello,...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2017

I was looking for some interesting musical events on net and find a Nabucco opera in National Theatre in Belgrade so I asked my daughter to come with me. It was an unforgettable five days in Belgrade in December 2016. We reserve our tickets via...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Great Theater Wonderful structure and very good sound resonance No air conditioning and no air circulation.

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Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

In Belgrade, a free evening, theater nearby, and a ballet. So why not, cost but 1000 dinar ($12). Playing at the quaint 19th century National Theatre was Queen Margot. The historic ballet was written in 2005 and staged somewhat contemporary with great sets, excellent orchestral...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2017

We went on an organised tour of the theatre that included information on the theatre, a backstage tour including costume production, etc, and a performance by two singers. Overall a very good experience. We were welcomed by the theatre manager and were took round by...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Got an opportunity to experience a Serbian drama at the theater. A tall structure with 4 levels of seating including box seats. An historical theatre with beautiful paintings on top ceiling as well as mezzanine floors. Ticketing and ushers are friendly

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