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Cherry Poppin' Daddies To Play In Sofia Again

The US swing ska band Cherry Poppin' Daddies will perform in Sofia on September 26 in the Terminal 1 club.

Society » Culture | August 26, 2014, Tuesday // 10:17 | Viewed: 1382

Sozopol Hosts 30-th Edition of Apollonia Art Festival

The 30-th anniversary edition of the Apollonia Art Festival will take place in Bulgaria's seaside town of Sozopol between August 28 and September 6.

Society » Culture | August 25, 2014, Monday // 21:04 | Viewed: 1381

Bulgarian Authorities 'Abdicated' Culture - Interim Minister

Caretaker Culture Minister Martin Ivanov said on Sunday that Bulgaria's authorities abdicated culture decades ago.

Society » Culture | August 24, 2014, Sunday // 11:32 | Viewed: 1226

Sofia's Cultural Calendar Swelling with Performaces in End-August

A variety of outdoor musical and children's events will take place in Bulgaria's capital city of Sofia in the last days of August.

Society » Culture | August 22, 2014, Friday // 11:44 | Viewed: 1727

Bulgarian Orthodox Christians Honor St. Ivan Rilski

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church celebrates Monday, August 18, the assumption of Saint Ivan Rilski, honored as the patron of the Bulgarian people.

Society » Culture | August 18, 2014, Monday // 10:40 | Viewed: 1238

Photo Exhibition Of Sofia's Old Public Baths To Be Set Up

An open air photo exhibition of Sofia's old public baths will be set up in front of the National Theatre “Ivan Vazov”, starting August 28.

Society » Culture | August 15, 2014, Friday // 15:40 | Viewed: 3434

Sofia Comics Expo Starts In Sofia On August 15

The first international exhibition of comics in Bulgaria – Sofia Comics Expo – opens for the public on August 15 in the gallery of the Union of Bulgarian Artists.

Society » Culture | August 14, 2014, Thursday // 13:44 | Viewed: 1922

International Jazz Festival Starts Friday In Bansko

The 17-th edition of the popular International Jazz Festival starts in Bulgaria's mountain resort town Bansko on Friday.

Society » Culture | August 8, 2014, Friday // 10:48 | Viewed: 1270

Tenth Mozart Festival To Take Place In Pravets

The tenth edition of the Mozart Musical Festival will take place in Bulgarian town of Pravets on August 13-17.

Society » Culture | August 7, 2014, Thursday // 12:38 | Viewed: 1291

Sofia's Dada Cultural Bar Launches Hop-On Hop-Off Bus

Sofia's Dada Cultural Bar launches a hop-on hop-off bus offering information on cultural events in Sofia, documentaries and historical information on the city.

Society » Culture | August 6, 2014, Wednesday // 12:30 | Viewed: 1093

Paradise Lost To Perform In Plovdiv With Philharmonic, Record DVD

British gothic metal band Paradise Lost will perform an exclusive show with a symphonic orchestra in the Roman theater in Bulgaria's city of Plovdiv on September 20.

Society » Culture | August 4, 2014, Monday // 12:37 | Viewed: 2244

Beglika Fest Returns For Sixth Time

After a one-year intermission, Beglika Fest will be held for the sixth time on the shores of the Golyam Beglik dam in Bulgaria's Rhodope mountains, August 21-24.

Society » Culture | August 1, 2014, Friday // 15:01 | Viewed: 2626

Ticket Frenzy For 'Hamlet' Starring Benedict Cumberbatch

Early ticket sales for the Barbican production of “Hamlet” starring Britain's hottest actor Benedict Cumberbatch started on August 1, amid high interest, report British media.

Society » Culture | August 1, 2014, Friday // 14:23 | Viewed: 1890

Bulgarian Capital Launches 5th Edition of 'Sofia Breathes' Festival

On Sunday, August 3, and on the following Sundays until the end of the month, different streets in downtown Sofia will be closed for vehicles under the 'Sofia Breathes' project.

Society » Culture | August 1, 2014, Friday // 13:07 | Viewed: 2871

Gela Bagpipe Contest to Take Place This Weekend

The traditional Rhodope bagpipe (kaba gaida) contest in Bulgaria's village of Gela will take place on August 2 and 3.

Society » Culture | July 29, 2014, Tuesday // 14:39 | Viewed: 967

New Fund to Raise Money for Culture in Bulgaria's Sofia

A newly founded Cultural Innovation Fund will raise private and public funds for alternative contemporary art, Sofia mayor Yordanka Fandakova announced Monday.

Society » Culture | July 21, 2014, Monday // 15:48 | Viewed: 782

Bulgaria's Veliko Tarnovo to Apply for UNESCO World Heritage

The town of Veliko Tarnovo is to apply for the inclusion of its natural and historic landmarks into the UNESCO World Heritage list.

Society » Culture | July 20, 2014, Sunday // 13:18 | Viewed: 1565

Pink Floyd to Release New Album in October?

Pink Floyd may be releasing a new record this fall, according to guitarist David Gilmour's wife Polly Samson, who tweeted the news on Saturday morning, reports Yahoo! Music.

Society » Culture | July 6, 2014, Sunday // 13:39 | Viewed: 1331

New Music Festival Takes Place in Bulgaria's Burgas

On August 9, Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Burgas will host the first edition of the Sea Garden Festival.

Society » Culture | July 4, 2014, Friday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1368

Opera in the Park Festival Begins in Bulgaria's Sofia

The summer festival Opera in the Park organized annually by Bulgaria's Sofia Opera and Ballet in the Park of the National Military Academy will be held between July 4-July 27.

Society » Culture | July 3, 2014, Thursday // 16:39 | Viewed: 1165

Cult Fantasy Author Terry Pratchett Forced To Cancel Appearance

Cult British fantasy author Terry Pratchett, who was diagnosed with  Alzheimer's 7 years ago, has pulled out of a Discworld convention later this summer, reports The Guardian.

Society » Culture | July 3, 2014, Thursday // 10:08 | Viewed: 1157
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