Bulgaria-Qatar co-production wins Grand Prix Award of Sofia International Film Fest 2020

Sofia City of Film grand prix award for best film of the 24th Sofia International Film Fest went to "Sister" (Bulgaria-Qatar co-production) , directed by Svetla Tsotsorkova, producers Svetoslav Ovcharov and Svetla Tsotsorkova. The Special Jury Award..

published on 7/7/20 8:21 AM

Bulgarians and refugees create art together, beyond the boundaries of distinction

Through the universal language of art, six Bulgarians and seven refugees are having a glance into the souls of ancient civilizations, bringing a fiery spark from remote native lands, playing cards, getting to know each other through..

published on 7/5/20 8:00 AM

Theater season in Bulgaria continues in July

The theatrical season in Bulgaria continues in July as well. Bulgaria’s artists will be again on the stage, although they will perform in front of less audience in the theater halls, in order to meet the requirements for physical..

published on 7/5/20 7:15 AM
Balchik Palace

Balchik hosts Week of Czech Culture

Week of Czech Culture is to be held for the fourth consecutive year at the State Cultural Institute the Palace in the coastal town of Balchik. The event will begin on July 6 at the Tunnel gallery with exhibition of glass sculptures...

published on 7/4/20 5:35 AM

180 Degrees experimental art festival makes comeback with digital programme

What does it take to do a festival in times when travel is practically impossible and social distancing a must? “Experience and creativity, but you also have to take a big risk,” is the brief answer. Shortening distances using..

published on 7/3/20 12:04 PM

Literary routes follow in the footsteps of celebrated Bulgarian authors

The project of the “Read Sofia” foundation presents stories told via city walks, created specifically for the purpose by writers and poets, theoreticians and literary historians. Part of the programme is targeted at children. Their guide will..

published on 6/27/20 5:25 AM
Mamma Mia! dress rehearsal

Sofia opera launches outdoor performances on Pancharevo Lake

As of today, the Sofia Opera and Ballet is launching outdoor performances on an open-air stage built especially for the purpose on Pancharevo Lake in the outskirts of Sofia. The first show will be the musical Mamma Mia!  at 8 PM tonight. Until 2..

published on 6/26/20 5:16 PM

Plovdiv hosts Days of Thracian Culture 2020 international festival

Bulgaria’s second largest city Plovdiv hosts until June 30 the international festival Days of Thracian Culture. The 8 th edition of the festival is part of the cultural calendar of Plovdiv Municipality. It contributes to a more detailed presentation..

published on 6/26/20 11:46 AM
Theodore Ushev

"The Physics of Sorrow" of animation artist Theodore Ushev receives new awards

Bulgarian animation artist and film director Theodore Ushev has won the Cristal award for short film with his short animated movie "The Physics of Sorrow", the website of the International Animated Film Festival in Annecy, France, announces. "In..

published on 6/21/20 3:04 PM

Sculptors from 13 countries present their glass works in Sofia gallery

From June 17 to July 5 in the Sredets Gallery in Sofia, sculptures, objects and panels made of glass using various techniques will be exhibited. Their creators are part of the International Biennial of Glass in 2019. It is the most significant,..

published on 6/20/20 4:55 AM