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ROŠIĆ ĐURO (1897-1986)

Đuro Rošić received his PhD from the Faculty of Law in Zagreb and completed a three-year course at the Zagreb School of Acting led by Branko Gavella, performing in episodic roles in drama and ballet performances at the Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb.

He served as a judge in Ogulin, Sušak and Kastav and again in Sušak, where, as president and artistic director of the Croatian Theater Society, engaged in directing.

He was the first manager of the Rijeka Theatre (1944-47 and 1951-53) and a professor at the Maritime Studies in Rijeka.

He started writing theatre reviews in 1955 for newspapers, magazines (Riječka revija, Novi list, Vjesnik, Dometi) and radio. He published a book of theatre reviews “From the Audience” (1980).

In 1974, he received the City of Rijeka Lifetime Achievement Award.

Grave location: TRSAT (C-1-8)

Đuro Rošić
Trsat Cemetery
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