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EASTER CELEBRATIONS AT HILTON SOFIA

Music, delicious food and entertainment will be offered at Hilton Sofia over the coming Easter holidays, starting May 03. The Good Friday menu of Hilton Sofia’s Seasons Restaurant includes smoked trout with lettuce and cucumber-mustard vinaigrette, pike p

Society | April 27, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 274

DIVA TERESA BERGANZA SINGS FOR EU SPANISH PRESIDENCY IN SOFIA

World famous mezzo-soprano Teresa Berganza will sing at Bulgaria Hall on April 30 on the occasion of the Spanish Presidency of the European Union. The programme includes arias and songs by Italian and Spanish composers of the 18th-20th centuries.

Society | April 26, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 406

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Society | April 21, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 427

FIRST MULTIMEDIA LITERARY EDITION ALREADY ON SALE

“Hristo Smirnenski – new reading” is the title of the first Bulgarian literary multimedia edition. The book is part of the series “Literary heritage ”of publishing house “Pero – Classics” publishing house has two offers to their readers – Selected works o

Society | April 16, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 322

BG FILM SEASON UNDERWAY IN SKOPJE

"Wedding" and "February", cartoons, "Neon Fairy Tales", a documentary, and Vulchanov's "The Unknown Soldier's Patent Leather Shoes" opened the Bulgarian film season in Skopje lat the end of the week. The opening was attended by the wives of the Macedonian

Society | April 14, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 587

BULGARIAN-PRODUCED FILM WINS NINE DAVID'S DI DONATELLO AWARDS

Produced by Bulgaria's Boyana Film the Italian film "Il Mestiere delle Armi" ("The Profession of Arms"), a military epic, won nine of the 2002 4th David di Donatello awards, which is the Italian equivalent of the Oscars. It was awarded in the categories f

Society | April 13, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 465

TINY DYNAMITE BRINGS DOWN THE HOUSE

The British actors in Abi Morgan’s “Tiny Dynamite” hardly expected the success they had at the world premiere of their play in Sofia, a collaboration of two companies - Paines Plough’s incisive new writing and Frantic Assembly’s bruising physicality. A fr

Society | April 12, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 315

AWARD-WINNER PLAY “TINY DYNAMITE” EXPLODES IN SOFIA

“Tiny Dynamite” is about those tiny moments that have a tremendous significance in our lives, British actor Steven Hoggett said at a press conference a day before the Bulgarian premiere of the British play. “Tiny Dynamite” is written by Abi Morgan and tel

Society | April 8, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 810

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Society | April 7, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 305

ISIHIA -THE MUSIC OF HARMONY

BY Milena Hristova With almost four years of experience in music making, Isihia, a unique Bulgarian ethno-group, has something to be proud of.

Society | April 6, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 521

VILLA PHILADELPHIA WELCOMES GUESTS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD

Villa Philadelphia - an American-Bulgarian family-run inn, which is situated in Bulgaria’s beautiful sea resort Sinemorets welcomes guests from all over the world. So far, guests have come from twelve countries, besides Bulgaria, including USA, England,

Society | April 3, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1182

GABROVO'S HUMOUR HOUSE MARKED ITS 30TH ANNIVERSARY

The House of Humour and Satire in the world capital of humour – Gabrovo, celebrated its 30th anniversary on Fool’s Day April 1. A national annual cartoon exhibition was opened to mark the event.

Society | April 2, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 573

BG STYLISH FASHION PRESENTED ON THE CATWALK

The biggest review of Bulgarian fashion Forum Bulgarian Fashion proved yet one more time that Bulgarian designers will not be lagging behind world fashion tendencies, at least during the spring season coming. The four-day forum was opened March 27 and pre

Society | March 31, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 423

BRITISH COUNCIL BULGARIA SEEKS TO EXPAND SCIENCE INFO WORK

Science information is one aspect of our activities that we would like to see further developed, Kevin Lewis, Director of British Council Bulgaria, said in an exclusive interview for novinite.com.

Society | March 29, 2002, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 416

JAUGUAR X-TYPE ALREADY ON THE MARKET IN BULGARIA

The new Jaguar X-TYPE 2 litre V6 engine will make its debut presentation in Bulgaria in mid-April, Moto Pfohe, Jaguar’s official importer and distributor for Bulgaria announced. Some cars are even already on sale in Bulgaria, Nasko Furnadzhiev, Moto Pfohe

Society | March 28, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 428

EASTER SEASON CELEBRATED AT HILTON SOFIA

Hilton Sofia welcomes guests who wish to celebrate Easter Season. On Friday March 29, 2002 Seasons Restaurant offers a special 4-course Good Friday menu.

Society | March 27, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 351

BG CONDUCTOR SCORES SUCCESS WITH FRENCH ORCHESTRE REGIONAL D'ILE

Bulgarian conductor Emil Tabakov led the symphony Orchestre Regional d'Ile de France in a remarkably successful concert at Paris' Salle Pleyel March 23. The concert, entitled "Arabian Nights," featured an overture from Glinka's "Ruslan and Ludmila," Rimsk

Society | March 26, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 374

DYANA DAFOVA: MUSIC WILL SAVE OUR VALUES

Dyana Dafova's music is a combination of elements from different genres and has a unique sound. The songs from her latest album "Charisma" are a contemporary interpretation of the Bulgarian folklore and orthodox music.

Society | March 25, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1581

TEN BG PUBLISHING HOUSES AT LEIPZIG BOOK FAIR

Ten Bulgarian publishing houses take part in the Leipzig International Book Fair which opens March 20. Bulgaria is traditionally presented at the fair with a single stand.

Society | March 20, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 342

NYC OPERA LOVERS APPLAUD BULGARIAN STAR

The Bulgarian opera singer Alexandrina Pendachinska attracted the attention of the media in the United States with her performance in "Don Giovanni" at the New York City Opera. “Go especially for the two soprano roles of Donna Anna and Donna Elvira.

Society | March 18, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 385

ORTHODOX BULGARIANS CELEBRATED “SIRNI ZAGOVEZNI”

“Sirni Zagovezni” is a popular Christian Orthodox holiday in Bulgaria. It took place this year on March 17 - seven weeks before Easter and marked the beginning of the Great Lent - the longest period of fasting throughout the year.

Society | March 17, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 465
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