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New Dramaturgy Festival Opens in Sofia, Look out for New Bulgarian Plays

This spring Goethe-Institut Bulgaria invites stage arts lovers to a meeting with new plays from Bulgaria and Germany.

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Days after Easter Are the Bright Week, Rejoice!

On Easter Sunday the atmosphere of the Church switches gears, and instead of a focusing on death and sorrow, the Church is alive and resplendent with joy.

Society » Culture | May 3, 2021, Monday // 13:19 | Viewed: 1813

Today Orthodox Church Celebrates Great Saturday

On Great and Holy Saturday the Orthodox Church commemorates the burial of Christ and His descent into Hades.

Society » Culture | May 1, 2021, Saturday // 08:49 | Viewed: 2392

April 30 Is International Jazz Day – Remember World’s Greatest Masters

Each year on April 30, the world celebrates Jazz Day in order to spread awareness for intercultural dialogue and mutual understanding.

Society » Culture | April 30, 2021, Friday // 15:29 | Viewed: 2066

Italy Loosens Coronavirus Restrictions, Opera Houses Reopened on 26 April

Milan's Beltrade cinema celebrated its reopening very early in the morning with Nanni Moretti's comedy "Caro Diario" ("Dear Diary"), the DPA news agency reported.

Society » Culture | April 27, 2021, Tuesday // 16:46 | Viewed: 1961

Bulgarian Rising Film Star Maria Bakalova Adds Glamour to Oscars 2021

Red carpet glam was back Sunday at the Oscars with Andra Day and Carey Mulligan shimmering in award-worthy gold and Maria Bakalova among several stars in bright white princess gowns during the pandemic era's first big parade of fashion.

Society » Culture | April 26, 2021, Monday // 11:17 | Viewed: 2506

Oscars 2021: “Nomadland” Wins Best Picture, Anthony Hopkins Is Best Actor at 83

The critically acclaimed "Nomadland" - about a marginalised, older generation of Americans roaming the West in rundown vans - on Sunday won the coveted Oscar for best picture, AFP reported.

Society » Culture | April 26, 2021, Monday // 11:02 | Viewed: 2214

Nominated for Oscar Maria Bakalova Dreams for Love and Work

Hours before the Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress Maria Bakalova gave an interview to Bi Hours before the Oscar ceremony for Best Supporting Actress Maria Bakalova gave an interview for BTV, in which he admitted that he was a workaholic and dr

Society » Culture | April 25, 2021, Sunday // 23:36 | Viewed: 1341

International Booker Prize Goes to “Finest Fiction from around the World”

Books from Europe and Latin America that blur the boundaries of fiction, history and memoir are the final six contenders for the 50,000-pound ($69,000) International Booker Prize.

Society » Culture | April 23, 2021, Friday // 10:55 | Viewed: 1895

Bulgarian Artist Kalina Hristova Takes You to Journey into Depths of Human Soul

Little Bird Place Gallery in Sofia is presenting yet another journey - this time into the depths of the human soul, using as vehicle the paintings of Kalina Hristova.

Society » Culture | April 22, 2021, Thursday // 10:17 | Viewed: 2015

Istanbul Convention - Symbol of Cultural Division of Europe

The so called “Istanbul Convention” once seemed relatively uncontroversial: a 25-page document meant to reduce violence against women across Europe.

Society » Culture | April 16, 2021, Friday // 19:10 | Viewed: 2781

Bulgaria Marks 200 Years from the Birth of Great Bulgarian Revolutionary Georgi Rakovski

Today Bulgaria celebrates the birth of Geori Rakovski but the entire 2021 is devoted to his name.

Society » Culture | April 14, 2021, Wednesday // 15:31 | Viewed: 3043

Muslims’ Holy Month of Ramadan Starts Tonight

Muslims around the world are celebrating Ramadan this month by reading the Quran, praying, fasting and doing good works.

Society » Culture | April 12, 2021, Monday // 12:33 | Viewed: 2816

Hollywood Star Liam Neeson to Shoot New Film in Bulgaria

World-famous Hollywood actor Liam Neeson has arrived in Bulgaria for the filming of a new film.

Society » Culture | April 12, 2021, Monday // 11:25 | Viewed: 6178

Maria Bakalova on Forbes List 30 Under 30

Oscar-nominated actress Maria Bakalova, who triumphed in the awards season with her role in the film "Borat 2", found a place in the selection "30 under 30 Europe" of Forbes magazine writes New Musical Express, quoted by Nova TV.

Society » Culture | April 9, 2021, Friday // 14:53 | Viewed: 3366

Maria Bakalova Awarded Honorary Askeer as Ambassador of Bulgarian Acting School

Bulgarian actress Maria Bakalova will receive an honorary Askeer Award as a rising international star and ambassador of Bulgarian acting.

Society » Culture | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 15:14 | Viewed: 3105

Godzilla Vs. Kong Movie with Record High Box Office Sales

Hollywood film Godzilla Vs.

Society » Culture | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 09:10 | Viewed: 2848

Painting by Poussin Stolen by Nazi in 1944 Restored to Owners

A painting by French master Nicolas Poussin, stolen by Nazi soldiers from its French Jewish owners in 1944, has been found in Italy and returned to its rightful owners, Italian police said on Thursday, AFP reports.

Society » Culture | April 2, 2021, Friday // 13:06 | Viewed: 3262

Eurovision Song Contest Organizers Limit Audience Due to Covid-19

A limited audience will be allowed to attend the Eurovision song contest in the Dutch port city of Rotterdam in May as part of a COVID-19 trial, newspaper de Telegraaf reported on Thursday.

Society » Culture | April 1, 2021, Thursday // 12:43 | Viewed: 2822
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