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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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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Stephen Charles S
Reviewed 15 August 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

Thank belgradejim
Reviewed 11 July 2017

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

Thank RonaOfir
Reviewed 17 June 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

Thank wildtramper
Reviewed 12 June 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

Thank PhilipLeic
Reviewed 3 June 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

Thank Nouzab F
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

This theater dating back to 1869 is located at the Republic Square, right next to the Marriott Courtyard hotel. It is a small gem with balconies and boxes and a beautifully painted ceiling. We watched Carmen opera there and enjoyed it a lot. The two...More

Thank Nesligul D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I went to see Chekhov's "Ivanov" and Puccini's "Tosca". The actors in the Chekhov play were exceptional, especially Nikola Ristanovski in the title role, Predrag Ejdus as the count, and the two leading ladies. The opera was not *quite* as good, but still a valiant...More

Thank etnb23
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Pros: 1. Amazing plays almost every day, from big to small productions. Aim for the long running plays, they tend to be amazing. 2. The building is also worth checking out. Cons: 1. Facilities could be better. Some renovations are indeed required.

1  Thank Dario Š
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My first visit to the National Theater was to see the ballet Don Quixote. I love the performace and found the theater to be delightful. It's small and perfect to see any performance. With comfy seats and plenty of leg room. It seems there is...More

Thank Esther B
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