Sofia to host European Night of Museums in Sofia also during pandemic

Since its inception in 2005, the European Night of Museums has attracted a large audience, and more and more museums and galleries are joining the initiative. Its goal is wider access for people to the exhibits, but also the preservation of..

published on 11/14/20 5:00 AM

Sts. Quiricus and Julietta near Sozopol becomes island of the arts

“The project for turning Sts. Quiricus and Julietta Island near Sozopol into an island of the arts is to be completed within 6 months,” said Minister of Culture Boil Banov after a meeting with representatives of the French agency of museums and..

published on 11/12/20 6:15 PM

"Sister" movie wins two more prestigious international awards

The Bulgarian film "Sister" ( Sestra ) received two international awards, Art Fest has reported. The film, directed by Svetla Tsotsorkova, was awarded a special prize by the jury at the 21st European Film Festival in Lecce, Italy (Festival del..

published on 11/12/20 12:52 PM

Sofia is part of world premiere of "Believe to See"

Sofia is one of 5 cities in the world showing a film starring 12 spiritual leaders. The premiere of "Believe to See" will be on November 11 at the Cinema House, under the auspices of Sofia Biting Docs, BTA has reported. From Korea to Siberia, from..

published on 11/11/20 5:10 AM

Bulgaria’s visual memory of the 20th century on a new platform

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. That is the reason why there is so much interest and emotion connected with black-and-white photographs. And even more so when they are photographs from a not-so-distant past that still needs to be..

published on 11/10/20 11:31 AM

Creativity maintains the spirit the most

Anti-epidemic measures in Bulgaria postponed many events, concerts and various cultural initiatives. However, the threat from Covid-19 failed to break the spirit of the Yambol community centre "Umenie-2003". Despite the fear and isolation, it..

published on 11/8/20 6:45 AM

The challenge of creating a radio novel

The creation of the book " Nestinarski Tants” (Fire Dance) began as a reality radio novel. Initially aired on Radio Sofia and later on the Hristo Botev program on the Bulgarian National Radio, the authors narrated one chapter of the work per..

published on 11/8/20 5:00 AM
Atanas Atanasov and Stefan Danailov

The golden generation of Bulgarian actors who were educated abroad

Renowned Bulgarian actress Stoyanka Mutafova (1922-2019), who performed on stage practically until her death, graduated from the state drama school of the Ivan Vazov National theatre in Sofia (1946-1947), but got her professional education at..

published on 11/5/20 1:54 PM

Sofia International Literary Festival to be held online

The eighth edition of the Sofia International Literary Festival will take place entirely online. This has been announced by the organizers of the event, which will last from December 10 to December 13. Literature from various parts of the world will be..

published on 11/4/20 1:45 PM

Union of Bulgarian Actors announces winners of IKAR Awards

The National IKAR 2020 Performing Arts Awards will be presented for the 46th time on the last day of October. The ceremony was postponed due to the coronavirus epidemic in March, but will now be held without audience in the hall of the Ivan Vazov..

published on 10/31/20 5:25 AM