National Folk Dance Ensemble of Croatia
72 years of activity

LADOLADO - National Folk Dance Ensemble of Croatia

38 professional performers

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

14 virtuoso musicians

Musicians who play a total of 80 different traditional instruments.

LADO is a "2 in 1": dance company as well as a top choir

Every LADO artist is both a dancer and a singer, which allows versatility. Performances can be dance performances, singing performances and both elements together, all accompanied by the orchestra.


More than 100 choreographies. An incredible diversity of dances, songs and costumes.

Lado is a "dancing museum"

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

Almost seven decades of appearances on stages across the world

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

  • Head of Orchestra

    Head of Orchestra

  • Principal Dancers Singers

    Principal Dancers Singers

  • Dancers Singers Soloists

    Dancers Singers Soloists

  • Dancers Singers Second Roles

    Dancers Singers Second Roles

  • Dancers Singers

    Dancers Singers

  • Orchestra Soloists

    Orchestra Soloists

  • Orchestra


  • Accompanist



"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