MACEDONIAN NATIONAL THEATER BEFORE '63 (large)
Macedonian National Theater (short. MNT) – National theatre in Skopje and the oldest theatre facility in R. Macedonia. Established with a decision by the Presidum of ASNOM on 31st of January 1945 as drama theatre in the same building as the National Theater “King Alexander I”. During the first two seasons, MNT was functioning as drama theatre. During the next four years, the theatre got more organized: Opera assembly was constituted in 1947 (first opera premiere “Kavaleria Rustikana”, was performed on 9th of May 1947) and the ballet premiere in 1949 (first ballet premiere “Valpurgiska Nokh” was performed on 27th of January 1949.
Metal engraved art on a wooden base