100 Years of the Slovenian National Theatre in Maribor - Set
100 Years of the Slovenian National Theatre in Maribor - Set for only GBP £1.04
The issue of a postage stamp marking the centenaryof the Slovenian National Theatre (SNG) in Mariboris a constituent part of the year-long celebration of this major milestone for the greatest cultural and arts institution in Maribor and Slovenia. The Slovenian National Theatre in Maribor, composed of threeperforming arts units – Drama, Opera and Ballet – hasperformed an invaluable cultural and political role through its artistic creativity ever since its founding in1919, and has developed and maintained the Sloveniannational and cultural identity, along with performing arts, as an outstanding guardian of the Slovenian language area. In a hundred years, out of a theatre which originally had local importance grew a centre for theatre arts of Slovenia-wide and international importance, as confirmed by the numerous guest appearances of international performers and international awards and prizes.