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Bulgarian National TV Begins Preparations for Hosting Junior Eurovision

The Bulgarian National Television (BNT) has began preparations for hosting the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2015.

Society » Culture | March 30, 2015, Monday // 17:04 | Viewed: 815

Red Hot Chilli Pipers Greet Bulgarian Audience Prior to May Performance

The Scottish band Red Hot Chilli Pipers that is expected to arrive for a first-time performance in Bulgaria at the opening of the 20th annual Salon of Arts at the Sofia National Palace of Culture sent a video greeting to their fans.

Society » Culture | March 27, 2015, Friday // 10:33 | Viewed: 922

New High-Tech Theater Performance Premieres in Bulgaria

Director of the National palace of Culture Miroslav Borshosh and director Yavor Gurdev presented their newest project Quartet: Dangerous Liasions Until the End of the World, based on the play by Heiner Muller.

Society » Culture | March 25, 2015, Wednesday // 14:15 | Viewed: 1258

Bulgarian President Calls for Turning Cinema into National Priority

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev called on Tuesday for turning the cinema industry into a national priority.

Society » Culture | March 24, 2015, Tuesday // 21:49 | Viewed: 844

New Spring Season of Future Shorts Film Festival Comes to Sofia

The biggest worldwide network for short films, Future Shorts will present its spring selection in over 100 countries and 300 cities globally.

Society » Culture | March 24, 2015, Tuesday // 15:55 | Viewed: 1233

Bulgarian Fantasy Animation Based on Traditional Folklore to be Released Soon

Bulgarians are making the first of its kind animated series. As explained by the creators, the movie will be based on traditional Bulgarian folklore and mythology.

Society » Culture | March 24, 2015, Tuesday // 12:34 | Viewed: 1583

Thracian Treasures Arrive in Paris's Louvre for Three-Month Exhibition

The invaluable treasures from the Fund of the National History Museum in Bulgaria have been transported to Sofia International Airport early on Monday morning.

Society » Culture | March 23, 2015, Monday // 12:01 | Viewed: 1938

Andrey Zvyagintsev's Acclaimed Movie Leviathan Premieres at Sofia International Film Festival

Golden Globe winner and Oscar nominated movie Leviathan will have an official premiere at Sofia International Film Festival this March.

Society » Culture | March 21, 2015, Saturday // 13:25 | Viewed: 1288

The Real Wolf of Wall Street to Visit Bulgaria in April

The real Wolf of Wall Street will be coming to Bulgaria briefly on April 7 to give a lecture on his unique sales approach.

Society » Culture | March 20, 2015, Friday // 12:20 | Viewed: 1834

Bulgaria's Culture Ministry Inspects Collapse in Thracian Tomb

Bulgaria's Culture Minister Vezhdi Rashidov ordered an urgent inspection in the tomb of the Thracian King Seuthes III after a collapse had been reported by the municipality of Kazanlak.

Society » Culture | March 20, 2015, Friday // 10:05 | Viewed: 1193

Bulgarian Twin Piano Prodigies to Play at Carnegie Hall

Bulgarian twin child pianists Hasan Ignatov and Ibrahim Ignatov will play at Carnegie Hall, according to their father, Denis Ignatov.

Society » Culture | March 19, 2015, Thursday // 19:59 | Viewed: 879

Bulgarian Musician Gueorgui Linev Praised for Band Kan Wakan's Promising Start

The incredible story of a young Bulgarian musician who moved to the US as a child, later resettled in the UK and is now pursuing fame as a musician in the band Kan Wakan is featured in US's LA Weekly issue.

Society » Culture | March 19, 2015, Thursday // 14:56 | Viewed: 817

Robbie Williams to Perform at Bulgaria's Spirit of Burgas

British artist Robbie Williams is to perform in Bulgaria on August 7 as the headliner at the Spirit of Burgas festival.

Society » Culture | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 22:04 | Viewed: 2337

Music Festival Spirit of Burgas Returns after 1-Year Break

Bulgaria’s biggest music event, the Spirit of Burgas music festival, is back after a one-year break.

Society » Culture | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 10:21 | Viewed: 1387

Young Bulgarian Talent Plays Elton John's Red Grand Piano

The 13 year old pianist from Ruse, Nikolay Dimitrov had the unique opportunity to play on Elton Jon's Red Grand Piano at London's Royal Albert Hall.

Society » Culture | March 16, 2015, Monday // 12:22 | Viewed: 961

Bulgarian-Greek Drama ‘The Lesson’ Grabs 4 Awards at 19th Sofia International Film Festival

“The Lesson” (Bulgarian: Urok), a 2014 Bulgarian-Greek film directed by Kristina Grozeva and Petar Valchanov, has won four awards at the 19th Sofia International Film Festival.

Society » Culture | March 15, 2015, Sunday // 13:33 | Viewed: 1252

Bulgarian Actor Julian Kostov to Join Morgan Freeman in Ben-Hur Remake

Bulgarian actor Julian Kostov, who lives and works in London will participate in a modern re-make of the classic Biblical epic Ben-Hur.

Society » Culture | March 9, 2015, Monday // 11:50 | Viewed: 1255

Dub FX to Present His Brand New Live Show in Sofia

The now world-known street musician Dub FX is to perform live for the Bulgarian audience on June 13 in Sofia.

Society » Culture | March 5, 2015, Thursday // 15:25 | Viewed: 8854

Baba Tonka Museum Re-Opens in Bulgaria's Ruse

The Baba Tonka Museum in Ruse re-opened Tuesday after twenty-three years.

Society » Culture | March 3, 2015, Tuesday // 15:40 | Viewed: 1407

Google Features Bulgarian Liberation Day Doodle

Google commemorated the Bulgarian Liberation Day on March 3, with a celebratory doodle.

Society » Culture | March 3, 2015, Tuesday // 13:18 | Viewed: 1707

Bulgaria Commemorates 137 Years of Ottoman Empire Liberation

Bulgaria is to mark the 137th anniversary of its Liberation from the Ottoman Empire with celebratory ceremonies across the entire country.

Society » Culture | March 3, 2015, Tuesday // 10:29 | Viewed: 1812