General rehearsal of the opening ceremony of the 63rd Dubrovnik Summer Festival is open for public on Monday, 9th of July at midnight in front of St Blaise’s Church.
Ceremony has been written and directed by Joško Juvančić, Festival Drama Ensemble, Linđo Folklore Ensemble and Dubrovnik trombunjeri will perform. The Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra, Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, the Croatian National Theatre Opera Choir from Split, the Dubrovnik Chamber Choir and the Libertas Choir will be conducted by maestro Ivan Repušić.
General rehearsal is an event of great tradition and symbolic importance to local people. Each Summer Festival is always warmly greeted by all.