On Saturday, October 17, the 10th anniversary edition of the Independent Theater Festival starts in Sofia. The idea of the event is to promote independent stage art. This year its central theme will be the eternal conflict Egosystem/Ecosystem...
6 of the 7.5 million euro approved by the government as additional funding to support Bulgarian culture due to the pandemic will go to finance independent projects by freelance artists in all spheres of art. This was announced by Minister of..
Access to cultural heritage must be constantly expanded. Digitazation is an important instrument for open access to culture and knowledge, Bulgaria’s Minister of Culture Boil Banov said during the video conference themed “Digitalization and..
Bulgarian poet Zahari Ivanov, one of the founders and chairman of the SEE Writers Association received the tenth anniversary award "SEE Personality Award 2020" at the "South East European Film Festival - SEE A PARIS FF" The award is for his contribution..
President Rumen Radev congratulated Bulgarians on the occasion of the Day of the Slavonic Alphabet, Bulgarian Education and Culture on Facebook. “On 24 May we celebrate the day of spiritual enlightenment, of the drive for excellence by..
The National Palace of Culture (NPC) in Sofia will provide an opportunity to the cultural community to hold its events in compliance with the anti-epidemic measures. The events will take place on a new multifunctional outdoor platform-in the park..
In compliance with all anti-epidemiological measures, and especially – for keeping distance, by order of the Mayor of Sofia Yordanka Fandakova the Sofia City Library has opened doors. Readers have the opportunity to borrow books, but not to..
It is too early to talk about opening theatres, concerts and philharmonic orchestras, said Culture Minister Boil Banov. For now, only open-air performances will be allowed, with a limited number of performers. Only museums, galleries, and..
We will allocate another 2.5 million euros for culture and we will invest them immediately, Bulgaria's Minister of Culture Boil Banov stated. 10% of the money is targeted at theater productions, musical performances, dance shows and visual arts...
Minister of Culture Boil Banov took part in a video conference of the ministers of culture of the UNESCO member countries discussing each country’s vision of cultural development in the conditions of the Covid-19 crisis. Minister Banov pointed..