National Folk Dance Ensemble of Croatia
75 years of activity


LADO Hop to the Top dance workshops are intended for both professional dancers who wish to improve their fitness, as well as amateur dancers, and anyone aiming to preserve and improve their health.

LADO Hop to the Top program consists of specific dance steps characteristical for Croatian traditional dances, methodically shaped into choreographies accompanied with specially created music.

LADO Hop to the Top dance workshops are designed as dance encounters for a population that recognizes, loves and nurtures traditional heritage regardless of their dance background.

Now you can dance together with LADO proffesional dancers. This recreational program is performed on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the LADO Ensemble headquarters. You can apply at any time, or get more information about the program by calling +385 1 4828 472 or e-mailing


"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