Society

CINEMA FOUNDATION GETS THE FIRST LOAN FOR CULTURE

`Bulgarian Cinema` foundation received a loan worth BGN 33 000 for the equipment of a computer club. The loan will be paid off with the revenues from the club.

Society | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 868

MADONNA`S BASS TO PLAY IN SOFIA

One of the most famous American basses Victor Bailey and his last group are special guests at the sixth edition of Music Jam Sofia 2001. The fest starts on October 26 in Hall 1 of the Sofia National palace of Culture.

Society | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 828

FAMOUS BAND TO WARM UP ZUCCHERO

Italian musician Zucchero will be a guest in the `Show of Slavi` at bTV channeltonight. He`ll present his new album `Shake`.

Society | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 891

WEEKLY HOROSCOPE

October 22-28, 2001 ARIES

Society | October 21, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 943

OPERA STAR TO MARK HER 60TH ANNIVERSARY IN SOFIA

The Bulgarian opera star Gena Dimitrova will celebrate her 60th anniversary with a concert in the National Palace of Culture on October 23. Young opera singers that she has taught will sing some of her most famous roles.

Society | October 20, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 890

FT SURVEY - LEISURE TRAVEL SUPPLEMENT: SKI UPDATE

By JOHN WESTBROOKE, Financial Times SKI UPDATE HAND-CRAFTED: Have your luxury ski holiday tailor-made by Made to Measure: you get your own consultant from your first contact until you get home.

Society | October 20, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1044

MUSICAL ACADEMY 80TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATED

A concert on the occasion of the Sofia Musical Academy 80th Anniversary will be held on October 22 in `Bulgaria` Hall in Sofia. Students of the Academy will take part in the concert to the accompaniment of Valya Dervenska (violin), Maria Hristova (viola),

Society | October 20, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1123

VAN DAMME CELEBRATED HIS BIRTHDAY IN BULGARIA

The famous actor Jean-Claude van Damme arrived in Bulgaria on October 17. This is the second visit of the actor to Bulgaria.

Society | October 18, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 780

THE SCOTTISH DEAF SHEPARD WILL PLAY IN SOFIA

The six Scots from the group Deaf Shepard will play for the opening of the new building of the British Council and for the tenth anniversary of the Council in Bulgaria. The concert will take place in the Council`s center yard.

Society | October 17, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 779

`ARMY OF LOVERS` PERFORMED FOR FM PLUS RADIO

The extravagant Swedes from the `Army of Lovers` arrived in Sofia. Mulatto La Camilla, Polish girl Dominica, Jean-Pierre Barda and Alexander Bard traveled like ordinary passengers.

Society | October 16, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1027

VAN DAMMES TO SHOOT ACTION MOVIE IN BULGARIA

`Christopher, 14-year-old son of action star Jean-Claude van Damme, is to play a part in the film that his father starts to shoot in Bulgaria in late October,` representatives from New Image producer`s company announced. Christopher arrived for the first

Society | October 13, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 893

UN MARKED BULGARIAN ARTIST ANNIVERSARY

The United Nations and UNESCO marked the centennial anniversary of the Bulgarian cartoonist and illustrator Iliya Beshkov (1901-1958). Beshkov`s works were exhibited in New York, Tel Aviv, Paris, London and Rome.

Society | October 12, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 915

CINEMA AND TV ASSOCIATION MEMBERS MEET IN BULGARIA

`The International Association of Cinema and Television Schools (CILECT) will meet in Bulgaria for the first time in its 46-year history,` Prof. Stanislav Semerdjiev, member of CILECT`s Executive Council and Vice Rector for International Relations of the

Society | October 11, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 971

ZUCCHERO TO PERFORM IN BULGARIA

Popular Italian musician Zucchero is to guest in Bulgaria on October 22. The singer whose original name is Sugar Fornicciary will take part in the `Show of Slavi` but is not going to hold a concert in Bulgaria.

Society | October 11, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1004

TWO BULGARIAN TV FILMS WITH GRAND PRIX

Two Bulgarian and three foreign films received Golden Chest Grand Prix at the 26th Golden Chest International Festival for TV Film Productions. The Golden Chest Grand Prix for best Bulgarian TV feature film went to `Letter to America,` directed by Iglika

Society | October 8, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 911

LOTTERY HYSTERICS ENDED ON OCTOBER 7

The bigggest ever jackpot was hit on October 7 after the 80th drawing in the `6 from 49` game, representatives of the Bulgarian Sports Totalizer reported. The lucky person who managed to hit the jackpot is to receive BGN 2,832,953.

Society | October 7, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 817

WEEKLY HOROSCOPE

October 8 –14, 2001 ARIES

Society | October 7, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 977

100TH NATIONAL THEATER ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATED

The opening of the new season of the National Theatre Ivan Vazov on October 2 coincides with its 100th anniversary and will be commemorated with events during the next three years. Special performances, exhibitions, lectures, contests, charity events, tou

Society | October 6, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 941

VANESSA MAE DISCOVERER TO PLAY IN SOFIA

The musicians from the `Laureate` group and their leader - violine-player Vasko Vassilev, will present in Sofia their second album `Virtuoso Vivaldi`. The promotion will take place on October 8 in the `Earth and People` museum.

Society | October 6, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 990

NINE BG YOUNG ARTISTS AWARDED IN BELGRADE

Nine Bulgarians children, aged five to seven were awarded at the `Joy of Europe` 4th International Art Competition in Belgrade. 7,000 pictures from children from Eastern Europe and India were exhibited.

Society | October 5, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 761

ANTARCTIC EXHIBITION AT THE UNIVERSITY

An exhibition of photo pictures taken during the last Antarctic expedition opens Tuesday in Sofia University `St. Kliment Ohridski`.

Society | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 822
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