Bulgarian children earn prizes at prestigious international music competition

Bulgaria’s tenth-grader Simeon Bozhilov from the town of Shumen won first prize at the International Music Competition Belgrade held in Serbia. Elia Uzunova placed second in the Solo Performers category and keyboard duo Viktor Bratoev-Simeon Bozhilov..

updated on 4/2/20 11:24 AM

Sofia Opera and Ballet presents three more operas in its fourth online week

The Sofia Opera and Ballet present the operas Giselle, Don Quixote and Attila in its fourth online week. On Friday, April 3, it will broadcast online Giselle opera by Adolphe Adam. Ekaterina Krysanova and Ivan Vasiliev from Bolshoi Theatre participate..

published on 4/1/20 5:55 PM

Good captains are only proven in a stormy sea

Even in times of extraordinary measures against a threat that puts people away from each other, a true creative personality would not stay home, but would rather open their senses even more to explore the surrounding world. Thus, "at a fast..

published on 3/31/20 3:46 PM

Sofia Theatre streams video of Notre-Dame de Paris at 7 PM on 27 March

To mark World Theatre Day, 27 March, Sofia Theatre has an online treat for its audience – a video recording of the last play it staged, Notre-Dame de Paris , based on the novel by Victor Hugo and directed for the stage by Lilia Abadjieva. The..

published on 3/27/20 12:32 PM

Drawing with Pavel Mitkov amidst virus pandemic

The new coronavirus pandemic has changed our way of life-we have to stay at home and limit our social contacts. In the meantime, alarming news is constantly coming from the media which affects negatively the mental health of each one of us...

published on 3/27/20 11:22 AM

Sofia Opera invites its audience to attend online performances

The Sofia Opera and Ballet will broadcast three of its latest titles during the third online week. On Friday, March 27, La Bayadere by Ludwig Minkus will be broadcast. The recording of the ballet performance was made on January 18, 2020.  On..

published on 3/26/20 1:00 PM

Coronavirus threat canceled European tour of singer Victoria Georgieva

The singer, selected to represent Bulgaria at Eurovision 2020, canceled her European tour, which was scheduled for March and April. "At times like this we have to unite and protect human health and life, which are the most important,” Victoria..

published on 3/21/20 10:50 AM

Bulgarian artist Dimitar Taushanski and his works as multifaceted as life

Dimitar Taushanski's works are as colourful and multifaceted as our lives, a revelation in which each of us can find themselves. They can be both optimistic or sad, humble or bold, portraying the beauty of human closeness and the loneliness..

published on 3/20/20 1:46 PM

International Sofia Film Fest goes online until June

Bulgaria's renowned international cinema festival Sofia Film Fest has launched a new online project called "Imagine".  The official 24 th  edition of the festival was due to open on March 12, but it was postponed to June because of the emergency..

published on 3/19/20 4:47 PM

Actress Albena Pavlova: We enjoy tremendous support from the audience, our fans will not abandon us

One of the measures taken to curb new cases of coronavirus-infected citizens in many countries has been the cancellation of all planned mass events. In addition to music groups and individual performers, this ban was also respected by the..

published on 3/18/20 12:40 PM