Jozef Gregor Tajovského the theater in Zvolen, was founded 28 August 1949 under the name of The Central Theatre . Its founder is now Banská Bystrica region. The theater is located in the building of the Grand Hotel, built in the late 19th century. In the years 1987 - 1994 building underwent extensive renovations. Hall theater has a capacity of 334 seats, the intimate studio projects has a capacity of 91 seats.
In the new millennium, the dramaturgy of the theater profiled in a wide range of titles offered. Rich repertory theater productions offered, from which you can choose almost any viewer. DJGT offers current and historical games, comedies and dramas, stories of great human heart, classic titles and tales for children. Viewers approaching events as well as its Open Day Theatre, International Theatre Day, Spectator poll butterfly Evening with personality and exhibition spaces in the theater. In DJGT areas that are reconstructed in 1994 and representative of modern equipment, prestigious events are held, some for up to nationwide úrovni.DJGT on regular tours and an audience of other towns and villages. With the success also stated on several foreign tours and international festivals. In September 2008, entered its 60th jubilee season. On this occasion, saw the light of day book "The way to sixty ", which charts the development of theater, bringing memories of his personality, assessment and overview of the different seasons.