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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: 2107

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: 1857

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: 3348

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: 2310

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: 2201

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: 19025

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: 1884

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: 1875

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: 3643

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: 1462

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: 2168

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: 4408

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: 6267

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: 2070

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Celebrates Preobrazhenie

On August 6 the Bulgarian Orthodox Church celebrates the Transfiguration of Jesus Christ (Sveto Preobrazhenie Gospodne).

Society » Culture | August 6, 2010, Friday // 10:40 | Viewed: 1444

Bulgarian Students to Perform at International Theater Festival

Bulgarian students from the National Academy for Theater and Film Arts (NATFIZ) will participate in the World Festival of Theater Schools in Lima, Peru.

Society » Culture | August 2, 2010, Monday // 13:29 | Viewed: 2203

Bulgarian Folk Music Celebrates at Two Major Festivals

Two important and much-loved Bulgarian folk music festivals - Pirin Pee and the Gela village gathering - are taking place Saturday.

Society » Culture | July 31, 2010, Saturday // 11:22 | Viewed: 3387

Jazz Legend Natalie Cole to Perform in Sofia

The world famous jazz singer Natalie Cole will perform in Bulgaria for the first time on July 30.

Society » Culture | July 30, 2010, Friday // 14:39 | Viewed: 2933

Bulgaria's Tsarevets to Host 3rd Opera, Ballet Festival

The chair of the Bulgarian Parliament, Tsetska Tsacheva, will open the third edition of the summer opera and ballet festival "Stage of the Ages" in the Bulgarian city of Veliko Tarnovo.

Society » Culture | July 30, 2010, Friday // 10:10 | Viewed: 2640

German Power Metal Band Helloween to Sing in Bulgaria in January

German power/speed metal band Helloween will stage its fifth ever concert in Bulgaria in January 2011.

Society » Culture | July 29, 2010, Thursday // 15:07 | Viewed: 3527

UNESCO Statute of Bulgaria's Nesebar Hangs on Thread

Bulgaria's historical Black Sea town of Nesebar will remain a UNESCO World Heritage City for the time being, the Mayor, Nikolay Dimitrov, announced Wednesday.

Society » Culture | July 28, 2010, Wednesday // 17:25 | Viewed: 6073
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