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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: 2416

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: 2898

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: 2137

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: 1639

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: 2158

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: 1891

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: 3681

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: 2380

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: 2284

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: 19073

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: 1934

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: 2058

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: 3687

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: 1497

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: 2233

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: 4526

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: 6984

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: 2133

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: 1475

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: 2259

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: 3487
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