National Folk Dance Ensemble of Croatia
67 years of activity

LADOLADO - National Folk Dance Ensemble of Croatia

40 fully-professional performers

Performers that both dance and sing at the highest level of artistic quality.

14 virtuoso musicians

Musicians who play 50 different traditional instruments.

LADO is "2 u 1" - a top dance company as well as a top choir

LADO artists are able to perform a dance and song programme one night, and a vocal-instrumental concert another.

A repertoire

More than 100 choreographies. A tremendous diversity of dances, songs and costumes with Mediterranean, Balkan, Panonian, and Alpine influences.

Lado is a "dancing museum"

Experience the vibrant color and striking beauty of traditional costumes, some of which are older than 100 years and made with real gold, together with jewelry of archaic coins.

More than six decades of appearances on stages all across the globe

More than 5,000 concerts in 48 countries. More than 30 records and cds recorded at the highest production level.

Educational activities provided

Excellent workshops and master classes.

Members of the ensemble

  • Artistic Director

    Artistic Director

  • Musical Director & Conductor

    Musical Director & Conductor

  • Dance Captains

    Dance Captains

  • Principal Dancers/Singers

    Principal Dancers/Singers

  • Dancers / singers - solists

    Dancers / singers - solists

  • Dancers/Singers Second Roles

    Dancers/Singers Second Roles

  • Dancers / singers

    Dancers / singers

  • Orchestra Leader

    Orchestra Leader

  • Orchestra - solists

    Orchestra - solists

  • Orchestra


  • Korepetitor



"Folklor je kao i livada, puna raznobojnog poljskog cvijeća, ništa u njem nije isto, uvijek je sve novo, uvijek je malo drugačije i još ljepše..." Zvonimir Ljevaković