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Bulgarian Trumpeter Mihail Yossifov to Join Pink Martini at Sofia Concert

US band Pink Martini is to sing its most beloved songs together with Bulgarian trumpeter Mihail Yossifov on October 21, when the group is to perform in Sofia, the organizers have said.

Society » Culture | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 423

Bulgaria's Golden Rose Festival Starts Official Program

The official competition at the 33rd Golden Rose Film Festival is already underway in the Black Sea city of Varna, Bulgaria.

Society » Culture | October 7, 2015, Wednesday // 12:30 | Viewed: 536

Twice Upon a Time in the West: Cardinale's First-Ever Role as Self

Twice Upon a Time in the West, a Bulgarian thriller featuring Italian star Claudia Cardinale, is to have its first run at the Sofia Opera on Wednesday.

Society » Culture | October 7, 2015, Wednesday // 10:48 | Viewed: 694

Wooden Sculptures Attract the Attention of the Tourists in the Open-Air Museum “Etar”

A spoon-shaped bench, a rug made out of pine logs, a door that “guarded” one home in the village of Bozhentsi one century ago…These plastic arts and several more “send” messages to the tourists that have set off for the craftsmen’s street of “Etar” open-a

Society » Culture | September 29, 2015, Tuesday // 15:00 | Viewed: 1578

Bulgaria Unveils 2015 Junior Eurovision Anthem

#Discover is the name of this year's Junior Eurovision anthem, organizers from the Bulgarian National Television announced less than two months before the contest takes place in Sofia.

Society » Culture | September 26, 2015, Saturday // 16:25 | Viewed: 1439

11th Bulgarian Film Festival in New York to Open Sept. 28

The eleventh edition of So Independent, the first ever yearly Bulgarian film showcase outside of Bulgaria, will open in New York on Monday.

Society » Culture | September 24, 2015, Thursday // 19:27 | Viewed: 2639

Bulgarian Artists Will be in Focus of First Edition of Vienna Contemporary Fair

The works of more than fifty Bulgarian artists will be in the focus of the first edition of the Vienna Contemporary fair, which is taking place in the Austrian capital between Thursday and Sunday.

Society » Culture | September 23, 2015, Wednesday // 16:13 | Viewed: 1361

Divers Arrange Underwater Exhibition in Bulgaria's Primorsko

Divers from the Bulgarian town of Primorsko have arranged copies of paintings by Leonardo da Vinci at the bottom of the Black Sea.

Society » Culture | September 22, 2015, Tuesday // 15:44 | Viewed: 3001

Bulgaria’s Plovdiv Launches Week of Art, Cultural Events

The Bulgarian city of Plovdiv, which will become European Capital of Culture in 2019, is embarking Monday on a week-long period of events highlighting its image as a centuries-old centre of arts, crafts and entertainment.

Society » Culture | September 21, 2015, Monday // 13:55 | Viewed: 1840

Sofia History Museum Reopens after 72 Years

A museum exploring the history of Bulgaria's capital opened doors again on Thursday.

Society » Culture | September 20, 2015, Sunday // 16:25 | Viewed: 2287

Knowledge and Transfer Workshop Taking Place in Bulgaria's Borovets

From August, 31st to September, 2nd 2015 at the Euphoria Club Hotel in Borovets was held a workshop on "Knowledge and Technology Transfer " organized by the Institute of Solid State Physics (ISSP) with the assistance of the Joint Innovation Centre (JIC) a

Society » Culture | September 18, 2015, Friday // 16:06 | Viewed: 1724

Bulgaria Unveils Architectural Theme Park Project

Bulgaria has launched a project to promote its architectural heritage both domestically and abroad.

Society » Culture | September 17, 2015, Thursday // 16:22 | Viewed: 4221

24h Library Opens in Downtown Sofia

A literary club offering a reading room opened in the center of Bulgaria's capital Sofia on Wednesday, after having been on demand for years.

Society » Culture | September 17, 2015, Thursday // 14:49 | Viewed: 1711

East in the Park 2015 in Sofia: Music, Dance and Storytelling

A new edition of the annual East in the Park festival is due this Sunday afternoon in downtown Sofia.

Society » Culture | September 13, 2015, Sunday // 11:46 | Viewed: 1886

Night Plovdiv Featuring over 100 Events on September 11-12

With the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv set to become European Capital of Culture in 2019, its annual night of culture is also growing into a bigger and bigger festival every year.

Society » Culture | September 11, 2015, Friday // 12:20 | Viewed: 1974

Bulgarian-German Drama Awarded at Montreal Film Festival

Dosieto Petrov (The Petrov File), a drama co-produced by Bulgaria and Germany, has grabbed one of the two Best Director awards at the Montreal Film Festival's 2015 edition.

Society » Culture | September 11, 2015, Friday // 11:33 | Viewed: 5370

Sofia Takes Disciplinary Action over 'Quran Verses'

A Sofia Deputy Mayor has said disciplinary proceedings have been launched against the principal of a local kindergarten over so-called "Quranic verses".

Society » Culture | September 10, 2015, Thursday // 10:28 | Viewed: 2151

Sofia's Square 500 Gallery Expands Thursday Free Admission Offer

Opening its doors to all citizens and guests of Sofia on Thursday, September 10, Square 500 is keeping to its promise that entrance will be free on the second Thursday of every month.

Society » Culture | September 10, 2015, Thursday // 09:43 | Viewed: 1758

Bulgaria Chooses Its Junior Eurovision 2015 Contender

Gabriela Yordanova, 12, will sing for Bulgaria at the Junior Eurovision song contest this November.

Society » Culture | September 9, 2015, Wednesday // 10:03 | Viewed: 1489

Head of Bulgaria's National Theater Steps Down

Aleksandar Morfov, a renowned theater director who has worked as interim chair of the Natonal Theater Ivan Vazov, has submitted his resignation, officials say.

Society » Culture | September 4, 2015, Friday // 12:50 | Viewed: 1536

Sofia Gallery to Host Major Christo / Jeanne-Claude Exhibition for 1st Time

After decades of miscommunication, Christo and his homeland Bulgaria are eventually to meet – not personally, though.

Society » Culture | September 3, 2015, Thursday // 11:47 | Viewed: 7289