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Degas' Plastic Work Displayed at Bulgarian National Gallery

The Bulgarian National Art Gallery in Sofia is hosting an exhibition of what is said to be a significant part of Edgar Degas' sculptural oeuvre.

Society » Culture | September 2, 2010, Thursday // 15:43 | Viewed: 4709

'Bulgaria in Brilliance' Photo Exhibit Shown in Sofia

A new open-air photo exhibit dedicated to Bulgaria's culture was opened in downtown Sofia Monday.

Society » Culture | September 1, 2010, Wednesday // 20:03 | Viewed: 1618

Bulgaria's Military Academy to Host Opera Nights

Citizens and guests of the Bulgarian capital will be able to enjoy for three nights Leo Delibes' opera “Lakme” in the park of the G.S.Rakovski National Military Academy in September.

Society » Culture | August 31, 2010, Tuesday // 14:26 | Viewed: 2880

Bulgaria's Varna to Host Film Festival 'Golden Rose' in Oct

The 29th edition of the festival for Bulgarian feature film "Golden Rose" will be held October 2-8 in the Black Sea city of Varna.

Society » Culture | August 30, 2010, Monday // 12:49 | Viewed: 2278

Thousands Venerate St. John the Baptist in Sozopol

Thousands came to Sozopol, where relics of St. John the Baptist were recently uncovered, on the day the Eastern Orthodox Church marks St. John’s martyr death.

Society » Culture | August 29, 2010, Sunday // 13:58 | Viewed: 2763

Bulgarians Celebrate Poetry in Sofia Park

Bulgarian poets are staging Sunday afternoon and night the third Sofia Poetics festival, reading out their work amongst music performances in Sofia's Borisova Gradina park.

Society » Culture | August 29, 2010, Sunday // 12:51 | Viewed: 2027

Bulgaria's Sozopol Launches Traditional Apollonia Fest

Bulgaria's traditional Apollonia Festival of Arts launches its 26th edition in the southern Black Sea resort town of Sozopol on Saturday.

Society » Culture | August 28, 2010, Saturday // 09:19 | Viewed: 1598

International Film Festival to Begin in Bulgaria's Varna

The 18th edition of the International Film Festival "Love is Folly" will begin Friday in the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Varna.

Society » Culture | August 27, 2010, Friday // 18:36 | Viewed: 2082

Bulgaria's Sozopol to Host Traditional Apollonia Fest

Bulgaria's traditional Apollonia Festival of Arts will launch is 26th edition in the southern Black Sea resort town of Sozopol Saturday.

Society » Culture | August 26, 2010, Thursday // 20:48 | Viewed: 1840

Bulgarian Director Living His Dream to Film with Laetitia Casta

The Bulgarian director Kamen Kalev has stated that it is a dream come true to make a film with French top model and actress Laetitia Casta.

Society » Culture | August 16, 2010, Monday // 17:41 | Viewed: 3187

Bulgarian Pilgrims Hail Mary at Rila Monastery

Thousands of believers flocked to Bulgaria's famed Rila Monastery to celebrate the great Christian Orthodox holiday Dormition of the Holy Mother of God.

Society » Culture | August 15, 2010, Sunday // 20:14 | Viewed: 2283

Bulgaria Venerates Dormition of Mary

Sunday is Dormition of the Holy Mother of God, one of the greatest Christian Orthodox holidays, that brings together many believers.

Society » Culture | August 15, 2010, Sunday // 10:27 | Viewed: 2173

Christo's Arkansas River Project Falls on Stony Ground in Colorado

The Bureau of Land Management in the American state of Colorado has proposed modifications of a large-scale artistic project of Bulgarian-born artist Christo along the Arkansas River.

Society » Culture | August 13, 2010, Friday // 16:28 | Viewed: 19001

Bulgaria Celebrates Traditional Crafts in Oreshak Village

The yearly fair of traditional crafts started Friday in the village of Oreshak nearby Troyan on the footholds of the Stara Planina mountains.

Society » Culture | August 13, 2010, Friday // 15:48 | Viewed: 1859

US Rapper Everlast Cancels Performance at Spirit of Burgas

The US rapper Everlast has canceled his participation in the Bulgarian summer music festival Spirit of Burgas, the organizers have announced.

Society » Culture | August 13, 2010, Friday // 14:35 | Viewed: 1801

Bulgaria to Enjoy 74 Sculptures by Edgar Degas

Bulgaria's National Art Gallery has announced that it will present the full collection of 74 bronze sculptures by the French impressionist Edgar Degas.

Society » Culture | August 13, 2010, Friday // 13:57 | Viewed: 3617

Bulgarian Capital to Enjoy Weekend Downtown Street Fairs

During three Sundays in a row, the "Tsar Ivan Shishman" street in downtown Sofia will be closed for traffic in order to hold a street fair organized by the Bulgarian capital's City Hall.

Society » Culture | August 13, 2010, Friday // 12:37 | Viewed: 1440

Bulgaria's Spirit of Burgas to Kick Off Friday

The third edition of the summer music festival Spirit of Burgas will be held August 13-15 and will present various Bulgarian and international musicians.

Society » Culture | August 10, 2010, Tuesday // 09:03 | Viewed: 2144

Top French Model Laetitia Casta to Star in Film of Hit Bulgarian Director

French top model Laetitia Casta will be the star of the new movie of Bulgarian director Kamen Kalev, whose first feature film "Eastern Plays" became an international hit.

Society » Culture | August 9, 2010, Monday // 20:17 | Viewed: 4365

Bulgarian Black Sea South Savors 'Manna' Honey

The seventh yearly manna honey festival kicked off Monday in the southern Bulgarian Black Sea town of Tsarevo.

Society » Culture | August 9, 2010, Monday // 16:16 | Viewed: 5801

London Bulgarian Choir Sets Out on 2nd Bulgarian Tour

The London Bulgarian Choir will be heading for its second ever tour of Bulgaria in August, its website announced.

Society » Culture | August 6, 2010, Friday // 19:48 | Viewed: 2020
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